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Matt Hews is a singer/songwriter/musician born in Texas and raised in Las Vegas. Matts parents gave him his first guitar when he was six and always encouraged him to play. Singing came natural to him thanks to his mother's singing talent. Now in his 50's, Matt is an awesome singer and excellent on the guitar and drums. He constantly strives to be a better singer, songwriter, and musician. Matt loves all kinds of music but country music is his favorite. He is a down to earth, talented, humble guy with a strong American family pride and love for his country. Matt has played in many bands and has performed on the Las Vegas strip, Downtown Las Vegas and in Europe. He is a graduate of Songwriting School and Music Business College. He continues to write, popular music in many genres that has the vibrant, clean and exciting sound that Matt Hews delivers. Look for Matts new album. "Plenty Good Loving" in the near future and more of his original music along with many cover tunes we all know and love.

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matt567783
Member since:
Jan 08 2014
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week

Influences

Matt's musical influences range from Elvis to Garth Brooks to The Beatles, Hank Jr. The Rolling Stones, Sinatra, Beethoven, Mozart to George Strait and Blake Shelton and many more.

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Advanced
Rhythm Guitar:
Advanced
Acoustic Guitar:
Advanced
DJ:
Advanced
Electronic Music:
Advanced
Vocalist - Tenor:
Moderate
Lead Guitar:
Moderate
Drums:
Moderate
Background Singer:
Moderate
Vocalist - Alto:
Moderate
Keyboard:
Intermediate
Piano:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

Matt delivers a great sound on his Bose L1 PA system, Fender Guitar and Fender amps along with an Ovation acoustic electric and a keyboard. Combined with many cover songs, Matt can tailor a show to fit your needs. Just need a DJ? Matt can do that too. Tons of music to choose from!

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"Plenty Good Loving by Matt Hews is an exciting, dynamic collection of original country songs with catchy hooks, clean melodies and clever lyrics. Matt's writing influences are the styles of Randy Travis, Blake Shelton, Toby Keith, Garth Brooks, Willie Nelson, George Strait and others." Release date is June 10, 2014.
Now available on Matts website www.matthewssongs.com