Author Archives: Matt Alpert

Matt Alpert is editor-in-chief of Wide Open Country. He has been in love with country music since he was a teenager when he began touring the US and abroad as a bluegrass and country guitarist. He holds a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oregon and has worked as a reporter for media outlets in the U.S. and Africa. He started his career at Wide Open Media as a staff writer for Wide Open Spaces.