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Matthew E. White

Drawing from a deep well of regional influences like Randy Newman, Allen Toussaint, and Alan Lomax, Richmond, Virginia-based singer/songwriter/arranger Matthew E. White specializes in a meticulously crafted blend of reggae-infused folk-gospel, tropicalia, swirling indie pop, and Stax-era R&B. Raised in an evangelical household by missionary parents (he spent four years in the Philippines) and nourished on the sounds of Curtis Mayfield, Caetano Veloso, the Band, and Brian Wilson, White has collaborated with like-minded artists such as Megafaun, Sharon Van Etten, the Mountain Goats, Ken Vandermark, and Justin Vernon, as well as toured and recorded as the leader of avant-garde jazz band Fight the Big Bull. The soulful and colorful Big Inner, his debut album for his own Spacebomb label, was released in 2012. Big Inner gained a cult following, showing up on several year-end critics lists, and peaking at number 19 on Billboard's Heatseekers chart. White continued to work on various projects for Spacebomb -- including the eponymous 2015 debut by singer/songwriter Natalie Prass -- and then released his second solo album, Fresh Blood, in March of 2015. In 2017, White paired up with Flo Morrissey for Gentlewoman, Ruby Man, a collection of covers. ~ James Christopher Monger
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Albums by
Matthew E. White

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Matthew E. White

  1.   Song
  2.   Grease
  3.   Look at What the Light Did Now
  4.   Sunday Morning by Flo Morrissey
  5.   Will You Love Me
  6.   Cool Out by Natalie Prass
  7.   Tranquility featuring The Spacebomb Horns
  8.   Golden Robes featuring The Spacebomb Horns
  9.   One of These Days
  10.   Vision featuring The Spacebomb Horns
  11.   Fruit Trees featuring The Spacebomb Horns
  12.   Signature Move
  13.   Circle 'Round the Sun by The Spacebomb House Band
  14.   Feeling Good Is Good Enough featuring The Spacebomb Horns
  15.   Gone Away
  16.   Looking for You by Flo Morrissey
  17.   Eyes Like The Rest
  18.   Everybody Loves the Sunshine by Flo Morrissey
  19.   Hot Toddies
  20.   Human Style
  21.   Holy Moly
  22.   Suzanne by Flo Morrissey
  23.   Govindam by Flo Morrissey
  24.   Hot Hot Hot
  25.   Take Care My Baby
  26.   Brazos
  27.   Love Is Deep featuring The Spacebomb Horns
  28.   The Colour in Anything by Flo Morrissey
  29.   Rock & Roll Is Cold featuring The Spacebomb Horns
  30.   Thinking Bout You by Flo Morrissey
  31.   In The Valley
  32.   Big Love
  33.   Heaven Can Wait by Flo Morrissey
  34.   Ain'T That What Love is
  35.   Steady Pace

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