Matthew James Scott


Matthew James Scott is a Washington, DC area folk performer. Matthew performs original songs on ukulele or the keys. His album Strange Heart is available now for purchase or streaming. A Mississippi native, Matthew grew up playing music from Memphis to New Orleans. He writes songs that are about love gained and lost, being weird, and having a big nose.

The Music

Matthew loves playing ukuleles and keyboard and has been a performing musician since 2009. Matthew's original album, "Strange Heart", came out in 2014 and is available on iTunes, CDBaby, GooglePlay, and Amazon.

Aside from original music, Matthew has a large catalogue of covers ranging from the 60's to now. Matthew takes popular crowd favorites and combines them with the chill vibes of the ukulele to create the perfect laid back entertainment for any event.

Catch a show

You can visit Matthew's Facebook, Instagram, or Reverbnation pages to stay up to date on where to catch a show or you can click the "Find a Show" link below. Matthew plays at venues throughout the Mid-Atlantic, from Hard Rock Cafe in DC to the Shrine World Music Venue in Harlem NY. Matthew started performing in Memphis and frequently played coffeehouses throughout the midtown area. He brings a laid-back southern charm to every venue with his comedic and friendly stage presence.

Contact Us

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