Matt cut his songwriting teeth in Muscle Shoals, Alabama under the mentorship of great songwriters like Gary Baker, Walt Aldridge, Mac MaAnally and Lenny LeBlanc. He started as an intern at Fame Recording Studio for the legendary Rick Hall. From there the journey led down the road to Muscle Shoals Sound Studio where he assisted on recording sessions and began learning the craft of music production. Matt is an old soul with pop sensibilities. He’s done writing and production work for a wide range of artists and companies including Kevin Richardson of Backstreet Boys, Marie Osmond, Richie McDonald of Lonestar, Rory Feek, Bobby Wills, Coca-Cola, Bret Eldridge, Firekid, Citrix, Lenny LeBlanc, and The Childrens Miracle Network.