August 26, 2019:


Off Guard is a four-piece Alternative-Punk band that formed in 2017:


Off Guard Long Island Band


Lead vocalist Matt Weiss, vocalist/bassist Tyler Embry, guitarist Matt Becker and drummer Nick Kolokathis blend a mix of alternative rock, emo and pop to make their own eclectic sound.

The band released their debut 5 track EP “Set the Scene” shortly after they formed, and quickly had major streaming success via Spotify and Apple Music.

Øff Guard’s new album “Losing My Mind With My Heart” deals with heavy topics such as how to cope with death, mental health and interpersonal relationships. The album features their two recently released singles “Lights” and “Bounce House”.

According to Broadwayworld.com – “Øff Guard impresses on the 8-track collection; a sleek combination of alternative, emo, and pop elements, each track possesses its’ own distinct energy and individuality. Standout tracks “Bounce House” and “Stick Around” firmly hold their own, carving out the album’s identity early on.”

Regarding this album the band released a statement: “Our new album “Losing My Mind With My Heart” is unlike any body of work we’ve released. All eight songs describe how it feels to live with everyday mental health issues. We hope to reach out to listeners across the world who live with anxiety and depression so they can discover a safe space within our music.”

“Losing My Mind With My Heart” is available on all digital platforms.

Here’s a video from the band:



Stream the album on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/album/6iU94O83KuWClyRJTzZIxr?si=N43qwUCUSpKbRO8lKDGNRA

To Connect with the band, here are their links:

  • Facebook: www.facebook.com/Offguardny/
  • Instagram: www.instagram.com/offguardny/
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/offguardny
  • Youtube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCQXcB-7-mrGqqfvPM4dIh8Q?view_as=subscriber
  • Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/us/album/losing-my-mind-with-my-heart/1475327356

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