What Matt’s been up to

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About MATT HObbs

Born and raised in New Orleans, LA, Matt Hobbs is an award-winning songwriter and composer based in Atlanta, GA. Matt was named Reader’s Pick “Best Songwriter” in Creative Loafing’s “Best of Atlanta” 2019.

Along with writing and recording original albums and singles, Matt has also composed and arranged music for film, television, live events, and advertising.

Matt is especially passionate about musical theatre. He has been a resident Music Director and Musical Improviser at Dad’s Garage Theatre Company in Atlanta since 2012. During his time at Dad’s, Matt has played music for countless improv shows, composed songs for scripted productions like “Woman of the Year” and “Black Nerd,” and provided music direction for musicals like “ThanksKilling, the Musical,” and “Gutenberg! The Musical.”


Matt’s songwriting style has been compared to Ben Folds, Zac Brown, and Ben Gibbard.

Here’s a handful of original songs - many previously recorded tunes as well as some newer compositions.


Special Projects

Matt loves composing for events, writing song parodies, and collaborating with Atlanta artists on music videos.

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