Mat d. and the Profane Saints

Mat d. and the Profane Saints


Armed with a Dirty bar boogie that will leave nicotine stains on your eardrums and enough hillbilly haiku to set the devil's cabin on fire ...the insurgent roots rock sound of Mat d. and the Profane Saints takes you on red dirt drive to hell and back.


Mat d. and the Profane Saints are an Insurgent Country/Roots Rock quartet from Northwestern Iowa. With a unique sound and approach. The Profane Saints have found critical acclaim and regional success following the release of their debut CD "Small Town Burning". Together the band has been turning heads in the Midwest and found exposure opening for such well known acts as Cowboy Mouth, Honeytribe, Carbon Leaf, The Neville Brothers, Bottle Rockets and rock n' roll legend Chuck Berry. The Profane Saints are set to release their second full length album titled "Dirt Town City Limits" on the trail of two award winning acoustic CDs 2007's"Gasoline Rattle" and 2008's "Merciful 66" - both named Folk Rising's album of the year two years in a row. If you're looking for Alternative Country merged with Roots Rock bringing an original mix of Badman Ballads, Hollers and songs about Hard Luck Living...this is YOUR band!


Self Titled / Mermaid EP (July 2006)
Small Town Burning LP (October 2006)
Brand New Faith EP (May 2007)
Gasoline Rattle (2007)
Merciful 66 (2008)
B-Movie Queen EP (2009)

Set List

The Profane Saints focus on thier original music and rarely perform covers. We're able to perform for 2-3 hours with a mixture of rock oriented and and acoustic material.featuring at least one cover per set. A typical set features 10-12 songs, most of which are an Alternative Country/Southern Rock sound with rockabilly and blues rock thrown in for variety.