Matthew "Matteo" Racher and Carlos "Tino" Larrauri begain their musical journeys with after discovering their shared life adversities with psychosis and vast love for authentic soulful music. As FogDog, their music represents a voice inside of every individual. It is the voice that rises up to shine a light through the darkest hours in our lives.
FogDog hopes that their message will resonate with others. The message is that every person matters and that each individual possesses an irreplaceable calling that can inspire others to grow and heal. FogDog looks at their music as medicine for the soul, with the purposes of instilling a sense of belonging in listeners.
Matteo and Tino have shared their original music for community mental health awareness events with the National Alliance on Mental Illness and Big Brothers and Big Sisters, as well as for community musical events with SoFar Sounds and Make Music Miami.