“He takes you on a rollercoaster of energy and emotion”
Matt Hutchison & the Big 'Gin
Matt Hutchison is an unapologetic, pure pop offering. Always looking for ways to do more with less, Matt is endlessly searching for unique melodies and turns of phrase, weaving them into simple arrangements, the marriage of which delivers to his listener an accessible piece of art.
Looking to bring his songs to life and the stage, Matt Hutchison invites some of the finest talent in the Mid-Atlantic region to join him. Because this large cadre of friends and musicians who help drive his music is made up of so many distinct and important personalities, Matt affectionately calls them The Big ‘Gin – his big engine.
Matt was a member of Baltimore band Fools & Horses whose acclaims include being voted Best Band of Baltimore by the readers of the Baltimore City Paper for three straight years and being named Best Modern Rock Band and Fan Favorite by the Washington Area Music Association. In addition, Fools and Horses had the honor of having its song “The Therapy” featured on Starbucks’ compilation Off the Clock, which sold over 30,000 copies. Television and film also embraced the band’s catalog of songs with placements on Cinema Sounds, the Playboy Channel, FUSE Network, MTV, A&E, E!, ESPN and USA.
Matt Hutchison has had the privilege of sharing the stage with many national and regional acts including Bon Jovi, the Gin Blossoms, Live, Sister Hazel, The Knack, Carbonleaf, Graham Colton, Violent Femmes, Cowboy Mouth, The Roots, Spin Doctors, Pat McGee, Ozomatli, Nine Days, Rhett Miller, Foghat, Blue Oyster Cult, and the Presidents of the United States of America.