Currently, Matthew is mostly known as the drummer and band leader for Universal Music recording artist Chad Brownlee. Chad is one of Canada’s most recognizable and successful country artists. With over 20 radio singles, he is a perennial Canadian Country Music Association nominee, and fan favourite.
Over the years Matthew has been fortunate and is proud to have worked with many great artists and musicians. He has played alongside or recorded with a diverse assortment spanning from the great Canadian classic artists like Tommy Hunter and Valdy, to some of today’s top contemporary Canadian acts like Brett Kissel and Gord Bamford. Although best known in the country music scene, Matthew is equally at home playing R&B, soul, pop, and jazz.
Matthew is the choice for many awards show house bands including the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA), and the British Columbia Country Music Association (BCCMA). As well, Matthew has been the choice for recording sessions for the Canada Film Board, World Games (opening and closing ceremonies), various jingles, Jubilations Dinner Theatres of Canada, and national television broadcasts.
George Canyon – Lisa Brokop – Patricia Conroy – Barney Bentall / Jim Byrnes/John Mann – Chad Brownlee – Derek Ruttan (2014 Grammy Nominee) – Jason Blaine – Doc Walker – Gord Bamford – Duane Steele – Huron Carole ft. Tom Jackson – Adam Gregory – One More Girl – Bjorn Again – Shane Yellowbird – Clayton Bellamy – Valdy & Gary Fjellgaard – Jesse Peters – Brett Kissel – Michelle Wright – Lion Bear Fox – Ryan McMahon – April Reign