Who, What, Where, When and Why… Is Travis Matthews?


          Travis Matthews started playing music at 7 years old under the guidance of a very accomplished musical family. Now, at the age of 22, he is making his mark in the flourishing Edmonton music scene. His performances are delivered with a grace and ease that is incomparable for his age – the signs of a true natural. Hosting open stages at The Dirtbag Cafe and possessing an eclectic catalogue of performance material, he is capable of playing a variety of venues from house concerts to festivals and beyond. His music has been likened to City and Color and Jack Johnson, while his voice to Ray Lamontagne, John Mayer, and Brett Dennen. Travis finds joy and inspiration in all genres of music, whether it’s old jazz classics, Walt Disney theme songs or something from the top 40.