Matthe P releases his debut single 'Gilly' on July 26th 2010 through Fiction Records. The newcomer hails from Suffolk and the quiet surroundings played a part in much of his early songwriting.
Gilly is the first single from his - yet to be titled - album set for release later this year. The summer of 2010 will be a busy one for Matthew as he's booked to play lots of festivals including Latitude Secret Garden Party and Bestival.
Matthew is set to tour later this year, until then catch him at one of the following festivals.
09 Jul 2010 T In The Park Festival, Kinross, Scotland
10 Jul 2010 Oxegen Festival, Dublin, Ireland
11 Jul 2010 Lounge On The Farm Festival, Canterbury
16 Jul 2010 Latitude Festival, Suffolk
25 Jul 2010 Secret Garden Party, Cambridgeshire
31 Jul 2010 The Y Not Festival, Derbyshire
07 Aug 2010 Boardmasters Festival, Newquay
15 Aug 2010 Summer Sundae Weekender, Leicester
03 Sep 2010 Moseley Folk Festival, Birmingham
11 Sep 2010 Bestival, Isle of Wight
25 Sep 2010 Underground Festival, Gloucester
'Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)' arrives in April.
The two awards have made for a great 72nd birthday present for the country music icon.