Performing Saturday at 9:30 p.m.
Detroit, Michigan native and Nashville Country Recording Artist, Matt was nominated Best New Country Artist 2016 by
New Music Weekly. His recent sophomore single “Bad Feelin”‘ is on national country radio, reaching# 1 for 4 weeks on the New Music Weekly country main chart and cracking the Top 80 on the Music Row Country Breakout chart! His current single, “The Island,” has been
labeled by the industry as the “feel good song of the summer.” “I have now grown into the artist that best fits who I am,” says Matt, who grew up with musical influences of Classic Rock, Southern Rock, and Blues, from artists such as Lynyrd Skynyrd, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, an
Stevie Ray Vaughn. In the summer of 2011, he discovered the New Age Country genre. He was immediately attracted to music with the likes of Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert, Jason Aldean, The Zac Brown Band, and more. He was hooked- this was his comfort zone! Matt’s evolution from Blues to Rock to New Age Country has been a road of discovery. Now it’s your turn to discover this talented singer, songwriter and musician.