Matt Tyler is a 25 year old Acoustic Folk/Rock, Singer/Songwriter from Birmingham, England.
Matt records, writes and produces on his own label Dannyboy Records and has a Worldwide Digital Distribution deal with Orchard Music, New York.
His music is available on all good digital music stores worldwide including iTunes, eMusic, Napster, Amazon, 7 Digital etc as well as Matt Tylers own website and eBay. Downloads are now over 250,000+
Tyler has received airplay up and down the country (UK) on Radio Stations such as BBC Radio WM, BBC Radio Leicester, BBC Radio Shropshire, BRMB, Beacon FM, Radio Wolf and Vale FM amongst others.
He is a two time semi finalist in The UK Song Writing Contest (05 and 06).
Matt has been gigging for over 8 years now and played over 600 gigs. Playing venues such as Birmingham Town Hall, The Birmingham Rep, Wolverhampton Civic Hall, Buxton Opera House, Southport Theatre, Prince of Wales Theatre (Cannock), The Crescent Theatre, The MAC, The Custard Factory, The Birmingham Library Theatre, The Old Rep, The Cavern (Liverpool) and The Hard Rock Cafe (Birmingham) and The Royal Spa Centre (Leamington Spa).
In addition he has also played festivals such as The Acoustic Festival Of Britain, Oxjam, Warwick Folk Festival, Fuse Festival, Buskathon, Birmingham Artsfest, Gigbeth, Luton Fringe Festival and Sutton Arts Fest.
In 2006 Tyler completed a successful mini tour of The USA. Playing dates in Nashville, Memphis, and Florida.
In 2008 he embarked on a tour of the Midlands on "The Dead Flowers By Midnight Tour 2008".
In 2009/2010 Matt played support to Birmingham Music Legend Raymond Froggatt on his UK tours "Blue and Gold Tour 2009" and "Fields Of Rock & Roll Tour 2010".
Matt has played with many other big names in the music industry including the likes of Steve Gibbons, Trevor Burton (The Move), Allan Taylor (English Folk Legend) and Mick Feeney (Irish Folk Star).
Matt is also part of the band/duo "Lost Heroes" with Jacob Lloyd. They are currently working on new material and are due in the studio 2012. More news on them soon!!!
Recent releases include:
Brilliant Disguise (November 2006) DMB003, A Springsteen tribute album featuring songs from the Boss many eras of music with a Tyler twist.
Dead Flowers By Midnight (July 2007) DBM005.
Jonahs Revenge (November 2008) DBM008.
And his brand new album "No Lifeguard Required" (April 2011) DBM009.
For more info on Matt Tyler and his music check out the website www.matttyler.co.uk
There you can find the latest news updates, live dates, an online shop and much more.
You can email Matt Tyler at email@example.com
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Matt also runs his own Internet radio station Matt Tyler Radio. Its on air 24/7 and you can listen in now at: www.live365.com/stations/matttylermusic