Scott Matthews
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1976-01-15
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Scott Matthews

Scott Matthews Biography (Wikipedia)

Scott Matthews, is a singer/songwriter from Wolverhampton, England.

His first album Passing Stranger was released on 13 March 2006 on San Remo Records before being re-released on Island Records later in the year. Janice Long was the first of the BBC DJs to play his music. Soon, tracks from Passing Stranger were also being played by Mark Radcliffe and Bob Harris on BBC Radio 2. In April, Scott played sessions on BBC Radio 2 & BBC 6 Music.

Matthews' first single "Elusive" was released in September. The single received much airplay from BBC Radio DJs Jo Whiley, Dermot O'Leary, and Zane Lowe. Between 7–10 August, Lowe played "Elusive" once each night as his chosen Single of the Week. Matthews also visited the station to perform "Elusive" and other songs from the album in May and August 2006. In May 2007, he won the Ivor Novello Award for "Best Song Musically and Lyrically" for "Elusive".

Matthews notes amongst his influences a number of artists, most notably The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Led Zeppelin, Joni Mitchell, Marc Bolan, and Joe Satriani.

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Drifter
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Drifter
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Where I Long To Be
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Where I Long To Be
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Two Entwined
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Two Entwined
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River
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River
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The Lantern Flower
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The Lantern Flower
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Elusive
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Elusive
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Sunlight
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Sunlight
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Walking Home In The Rain (6 Music Session, 7 Sep 2011)
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Walking Home In The Rain (6 Music Session, 7 Sep 2011)
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Obsession Never Sleeps (6 Music Session, 7 Sep 2011)
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Obsession Never Sleeps (6 Music Session, 7 Sep 2011)
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Bad Apple (6 Music Session, 7 Sep 2011)
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Bad Apple (6 Music Session, 7 Sep 2011)
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Fish & Bird
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Fish & Bird
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Black Country Boy
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Black Country Boy
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Eyes Wider Than Before
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Eyes Wider Than Before
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The Outsider
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The Outsider
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The Night Is Young
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The Night Is Young
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Where I Want To Be
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Where I Want To Be
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Virginia
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Virginia
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Mona
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Mona
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Sweet Scented Figure
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Sweet Scented Figure
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