Since debuting in 2007, Matt's music has been featured in numerous films, TV shows
and commercials including; The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Shes The Man, What Happens In Vegas, Shrek The Third, McDonald's, The Hills, Brothers and Sisters and One Tree Hill. In addition, his Songs Of Freedom
became the theme for Gap's Vote For campaign, airing on a special electoral episode of The Oprah Winfrey Show. Best Days also hit #4 on Billboard's New Artist chart and received acclaim from RollingStone and Details. Selling 400,000 digital downloads, he's cultivated a diehard fan base that turns out anytime he hits the stage.
Born and bred in Leesburg, VA and currently residing in the Washington DC suburb of Arlington, VA, Justin Trawick is a nationally touring singer/songwriter and frontman of The Justin Trawick Group. His music is a cross between Ryan Adams, Bob Schneider, and G Love and Special Sauce and his voice is often compared to David Gray. Justin has opened for such notable acts as Bob Schneider, The Avett Brothers, Blues Traveler, Pat Green, Cowboy Mouth, Jill Sobule, Shawn Mullins, Edwin McCain, Pat McGee, KC and the Sunshine Band, Brett Dennen, Sara Bareilles, Paula Cole, The Gourds, Jimmies Chicken Shack, Travis Tritt, Hanson, Julia Sweeney (the It's Patwoman from SNL), and even the Ying Yang Twins. Justin's fourth album, After All Is Said and Done was released in late 2010 and was produced by Jim Ebert (Meredith Brooks, Butch Walker, Cowboy Mouth).
Through a fusion of piano Pop-Rock and Jazz, 24 year-old Singer/Songwriter Matt Simons blends his wealth of influences from Ben Folds and Gavin Degraw to Stevie Wonder and John Coltrane, into an upbeat, eclectic and fresh sound all his own. After graduating Magna Cum Laude as the Presidents Award Recipient in Music from the prestigious SUNY-Purchase Conservatory with a degree in Jazz Saxophone Performance, he decided musical academia was not the right path for him. Matt instead sought to follow his affection for songwriting and hasnt looked back.Supporting his current release Double EP: Living Proof + Fall In Line, Matt has been touring extensively on both the East and West coasts along with numerous shows at the mainstays in New York City, where he resides. His heartfelt, passionate performance with the musical knowledge to back it up has proven to audiences all over the country to be a winning combination.