Matt is a Wisconsin-native with over 20 years of bass playing experience and has continuously worked to develop his skills as a professional bassist. Starting out as a rock bassist, he quickly expanded his horizons by playing in bands of various genres such as jazz, blues, country, metal, folk, indie, bluegrass and latin. He holds a bachelor's degree in music composition which has given him an advanced understanding of music theory.

Matt has gigged and recorded frequently in the greater Chicago-Milwaukee area as well as New York City and Portland, OR. He's toured the US and has even gone international playing a few gigs in the UK. Matt recently apprenticed with the music production team, JTL Group, at their brand new JTL Studios facility in Kansas City, providing great opportunities to learn about music production and play on some great records.