Matthew E. White

New Music: Flo Morrissey and Matthew E. White – “Sunday Morning” (Velvet Underground Cover)

Next week, Virginia retro-pop auteur Matthew E. White and British singer-songwriter Flo Morrissey will release Gentlewoman, Ruby Man, a collection of duet covers of songs by Frank…
Andy Cush / January 6, 2017

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Pet Shop Boys, Underworld, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of SPIN’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from a YouTube deep-diver, British electronic trailblazers, lovelorn dream-poppers, and more.
SPIN Staff / January 22, 2016

Bon Iver, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, Sufjan Stevens, and More Guest on MusicNOW Compilation

Cincinnati's MusicNOW Festival has been going on for about ten years (this year's runs from March 11 through 15), with the help of the National's Bryce…
Rachel Brodsky / February 12, 2015

Hear Matthew E. White’s Tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman, ‘Tranquility’

Philip Seymour Hoffman died one year ago today, and soul singer Matthew E. White marked this sad anniversary by releasing a touching tribute to the…
James Grebey / February 2, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Waxahatchee Breathes ‘Air,’ Kelly Clarkson Sings ‘Heartbeat Song,’ and More

Welcome to SPIN's Singles Mix! Once again, the SPIN staff has rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your mid-week playlists. From confessional indie-folk to…
SPIN Staff / January 14, 2015

Matthew E. White Finds Sexual Healing for ‘Human Style’ Video

Baritone soul man and mad-scientist bandleader Matthew E. White is no stranger to love. When we first met the Breaking Out profile star in 2012,…
Chris Martins / December 16, 2013

Matthew E. White Dubs Howard Ivans’ ‘Red Face Boy’ to High Heaven

The art of dub is no joke, but with Lee "Scratch" Perry busy exploring musical life on other planets, we're confident Matthew E. White can…
Chris Martins / November 14, 2013

Matthew E. White Goes Minimal on New ‘Outer Face’ EP

Matthew E. White stuffed his debut album, last year's Big Inner, with lavish arrangements: Strings, horns, choir vocals, and guitar all melded together to form a…
Kyle McGovern / August 21, 2013

Hear Hot Chip Contort Matthew E. White’s ‘Big Love’ Into Corkscrew Funk

Last year, Matthew E. White released Big Inner, a full-length jazz-rock opus bolstered by ornate arrangements and cozy vocals. One highlight off the Virginia singer-songwriter's debut…
Kyle McGovern / July 10, 2013

Hear No BS! Brass Band’s Sternum-Rattling ‘RVA All Day’

No BS! Brass Band is a beloved 10-piece horns-and-drums band from Richmond, Virginia that was assembled and founded by drummer Lance Koehler and trombonist/Bon Iver…
David Bevan / March 21, 2013

Watch Matthew E. White’s Gorgeous Baroque-Soul ‘Will You Love Me’ Video

"It's a mix of the personal and the polished," Matthew E. White told SPIN's David Marchese recently, describing his lavishly arranged yet intimately sung solo…
Marc Hogan / November 30, 2012

Matthew E. White: Jazzbo Matriculator Unfurls Boldly Personal Sound On Epic Debut

Who: Matthew E. White had some funny expectations about the world of higher learning — expectations that a lot of musicians are never idealistic enough to…
David Marchese / October 31, 2012

Watch Matthew E. White’s Righteous 30-Piece ‘Brazos’ Performance

"Brazos" is the kind of clip that speaks for itself, but we'll do our best to add to that conversation. Matthew E. White, if you…
Chris Martins / October 1, 2012