Matt Colligan

Matt Colligan

BandPopSinger/Songwriter

"...Goo Goo Dolls' Johnny Reznick can eat his heart out. Emerging artist Matt Colligan's lilting breathy voice intertwined with some of the catchiest melodies and most poetically haunting lyrics around these days, is giving the old GGD front-man a definitive run for his money." ~ Hot Cherry Records

Biography

Singer/Songwriter: Raised in Clifton, New Jersey Matthew Colligan established his musical roots at the age of 16 when he picked up his first guitar. What originally began as a hobby, quickly transformed into a creative obsession.
Matt has performed globally and has shared bills with such artists as Brian Vander Ark (The Verve Pipe), The Cucumbers, Marc Rizzo (Soulfly) and Frankie Valli (The Four Seasons). His unique vocals and passionately poetic songwriting has touched the hearts and souls of many audiences, as well as industry representatives. Matt recorded his debut tracks with, producers, Tom Gioia and Andy Snitzer (Visionary Music Group) and is frequently performing around the tri-state area. Visionary Music Group (Tom Gioia and Andy Snitzer) has worked on artists such as Bon Jovi, Beck, Elvis Costello, Paul Simon, the Rolling Stones, and have numerous Indie music and major television/film credits. Matthew Colligan's Debut LP Will Be Released In 2009.

Discography

Matt Colligan - "Matt Colligan" LP (2009)

Set List

Original Music Set List:
1. A New Day
2. Battle Scars
3. Torn Apart
4. Intentions
5. In The Distance
6. In Passing
7. All Your Life
8. A Safe Tonight
9. The Dawn
10. Walk Your Hell
11. Your Way

Cover Music:
1. Fast Car-Tracy Chapman
2. Dead or Alive- Bon Jovi
3. Wonderwall- Oasis
4. Faith- George Michaels
5. In Your Eyes- Peter Gabriel
6. Shine- Collecive Soul
7. Ring of Fire- Johnny Cash
8. Slide- Goo Goo Dolls
9. Hey Jealousy- Gin Blossoms
10. Maggie Mae- Rod Stewart
11. Bad Moon Rising- Creedence Clearwater Revival