May 8th, 2023 9pm Stage 1
Matt Jacob, is an American singer-songwriter whose original heady alt-rock music spans blues, jazz, folk and psych-rock. Based out of NYC, his heartfelt lyrics, passionate vocals, and honest, emotive baritone delivery evoke comparisons to Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler and Peter Gabriel. His music is written from a poetic perspective, whereby woven words create engaging stories. The melodies he has developed have been brought to life through singles, videos and stage performances. His song Rocking Chair was covered by Blues Hall of Fame inductee J. Blake, and his song Straight Flush was featured as part of the ceremony for the Indie Soap Awards.