PICS: Matchbox Twenty at Mattress Firm Amphitheatre

Rob Thomas and Matchbox Twenty took to Mattress Firm Amphitheatre's stage on Friday, July 28, to sprinkle fans with a whole lot of smooth '90s hits.

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The band is currently on a co-headlining tour with the Counting Crows.
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The tour is called A Brief History of Everything.
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While they might not offer a history of everything, both bands do offer a brief history of everything good about '90s pop rock.
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Matchbox Twenty was formed in 1995 in Orlando, Florida.
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They first rose to prominence with their debut album, "Yourself or Someone Like You."
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Their first three albums were certified multi-platinum.
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The band's fourth album, "North," was released in 2012 and debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200.
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In 2016, lead guitarist Kyle Cook announced he was leaving the band.
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Somehow, Thomas convinced Cook to rejoin for this tour.
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Paul Doucette has played rhythm guitar and drums for the band, but Stacy Jones is the current touring drummer.
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It's no secret that Thomas has made a name for himself outside of Matchbox Twenty.
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But bassist Brian Yale has stuck with him through it all.
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