Matthew James Scott


A Mississippi native, Matthew grew up playing music from Memphis to New Orleans. He grew up in a big family, with a big love for music, in a small town called Brookhaven. Matthew lives in Virginia now and is known to frequent music clubs throughout the Mid-Atlantic. You can hear his roots and love for traditional yet innovative storytelling through music in every performance. Learn more about his life and musical inspiration by connecting with him on social media. To follow along on Facebook- press the button below. For more social media options- scroll down to the icons at the bottom of the page.

The Music

Playing music from all genres, Matthew can entertain an audience with music they recognize from any era. He writes original songs that are about love gained and lost, being weird, and having a big nose. His album "Strange Heart" is available now for purchase or streaming on iTunes, GooglePlay, Amazon, Spotify, YouTube and more. Physical copies are available for purchase at all shows and online at Click on the button below to purchase online or head to your favorite online music store!


Matthew's first solo performances was at a small coffeehouse in Memphis. From breweries and wineries, to nightclubs and festivals- Matthew has played at venues in DC, Virginia, New York, Philadelphia, Maryland, Indianapolis, Memphis, New Orleans, Mississippi and Florida. To find a show coming up- hit the button below. To book a performance- use the contact form.


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Do you have questions, want to book a show, or collaborate on a new piece? Reach out and let's make magic happen. 

Matthew James Scott Music

(601) 695-4971