Matt Belmont is an independent unsigned singer-songwriter and producer based in London, UK.
Matt’s debut EP ‘Not Coming Down’ was released on iTunes, Amazon mp3 and limited edition CD on February 25th 2012. It spent its first weekend in the top 30 of the Amazon and iTunes alternative charts and reached the top 100 of the iTunes official albums chart.
Tracks from the EP have received airplay on BBC Introducing and some of the UK’s biggest student radio stations including Leeds Student Radio.
2011 saw him gig tirelessly across the UK, even playing impromptu street busking sets as well as having online videos rank within the YouTube top 50 most watched music chart.
2012 highlights so far have been the release and success of his debut EP ‘Not Coming Down’ as well as relocation to London, songwriting sessions for Universal Music Publishing, and a full band set at Bingley Music Live festival.
All of Matt’s music to date has been self written, co-produced and self released, he is also self managed.
Live; Matt plays either solo acoustic or with a full band comprising of the following musicians; Vocals/guitar – Matt Belmont, Keys – Tom Henry (Paper Tiger, Ikestra), Bass – Henry Guy (Katy B, Natalie Duncan), Drums – Chris Burgess (Scams), Cello – Alex Marshall.