Matt Montez

Live Act Singer/Songwriter Alternative Acoustic Roots folk-blues
Matt Montez - Singer/Songwriter Alternative Acoustic Roots folk-blues Live Act in Leeds

Matt Montez Short Info

The Matt Montez Duo are a powerful mixture of roots and alternative acoustic, with hints of folk and reggae beats, bringing diverse sounds and a playful uplifting vibe. Conscious, mind opening music delivered from the heart. Delivering surprisingly danceable sounds from just an acoustic guitar. Lyrically each song has a spiritual meaning or a positive message to enlighten people through their daily lives.

Matt Montez originally from Leeds UK, started his music career whilst travelling Australia. Inspired by the beautiful surroundings and good vibes, his flow of creative writing was ignited. The music is majorly influenced by a nomadic lifestyle and connectedness with nature.

In 2013, Matt Montez toured around New South Wales, Australia with notable performances at: Nimbin Roots Festival, March against Monsanto (Bellingen), Spring Eve Festival (Nimbin), Rock The Gate (Bently Blockade, Byron Bay) – http://goo.gl/xSAUur, Barefoot Boogie (Bellingen), Byron Bay Easter Markets. With plays and interviews on Local radio stations across Australia and online stations, he established a presence down under.

Since 2015, vocalist Gem was added to the mix, evolving the music into The Matt Montez Duo. Fusion of their soulful harmonies and positive energy illuminates the stage. Gem brings another layer to the performance, vocally and spiritually as they share their musical journey together.

In 2015/2016, things went up a gear for The Matt Montez Duo with nearly 50 gigs across Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam, returning to the UK for 2 full UK tours and a European tour through the Netherlands, Germany and Austria. Notable Festivals included; The Beat-Herder Festival (UK), Boardmasters (UK), Little Big Gig (UK), Quest Festival (Vietnam), 420 Festival (Cambodia), Landjuweel Festival (NE), Jam Festival (DE), Salford Music Festival (UK).

The Matt Montez Duo are a powerful mixture of roots and alternative acoustic, with hints of folk and reggae beats, bringing diverse sounds and a playful uplifting vibe. Conscious, mind opening music delivered from the heart. Delivering surprisingly danceable sounds from just an acoustic guitar. Lyrically each song has a spiritual meaning or a positive message to enlighten people through their daily lives.

Matt Montez originally from Leeds UK, started his music career whilst travelling Australia. Inspired by the beautiful surroundings and good vibes, his flow of creative writing was ignited. The music is majorly influenced by a nomadic...

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Past Gigs Matt Montez

  • 11 | 2015 Hanoi, Vietnam Quest Festival
  • 09 | 2015 Lizard, UK Little Big Gig Festival
  • 08 | 2015 Giessen, Germany Jam Festival
  • 07 | 2015 Clitheroe, UK Beatherder Festival
  • 07 | 2015 Amsterdam, Netherlands Landjuweel Festival
  • 07 | 2014 Clitheroe, UK Beatherder Festival
  • 01 | 2014 Nimbin, Australia Nimbin Roots Festival

Discography Matt Montez

  • 2014 Sight From Inside EP | Horus Music
  • 2013 En Route EP | Ditto Music

Media

  • Video Matt Montez Live
  • Video Matt Montez - Sight From In...
  • Video Quest Festival 2015 Vietnam...
  • Video Ocean and me - Matt Montez ...

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Origin

  • Leeds GB

Founded

  • 2013

Members

  • Matt Montez Vocals/Guitar