basking ridge, NJ
Successfully combining lyrical substance with infectious melodies, Matthew Tanner is among those rare artists who achieve an original brand of sound. His music has a western flavor with a cross-over appeal and his rich vocals reveal a depth beyond his years.
Born and raised in California, Matthew's sound has been compared with a unique blend of such artists as Johnny Cash, Bob Segar and Tom Petty.
A few of Matthew's favorite bands include Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Led Zepplin, Travis Tritt, Johnny Cash and The Black Crowes. Tanner's music is quickly making its way into popular American culture.