Combining elements of folk, punk, pop and roots rock, Matt Pless can lyrically turn a phrase with the best of them. He has been compared to some of the best songwriters of our time, including john lennon, Paul Simon, john prine and Bob Dylan. Known for his engaging and thought-provoking witty word labyrinths, his music spans topics from love and loss to social commentary, to ethereal train of thought abstractions and everything in between. Matt has spent the bulk of his time touring around the United states playing coffee shops, clubs, basements, living rooms, boxcars, wherever there are people who want to hear his music. He books his own tour dates and along the way and has managed to share the stage with Fallout Boy, Ani Difranco, David Amram, Rilo Kiley, Alkaline Trio, NOFX, Arlo Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Bad Brains, and many other big name artists. A consummate performer with a high energy stage presence, Matt’s universally relatable songs will make you tap your foot, and ultimately tap your mind.