Matt White

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Matt White is a freelance musician, songwriter and educator. As part of The Temperance Movement, Matt achieved a UK top 10 album (A Deeper Cut), having also co-written both single releases. The band has toured the world with acts such as Deep Purple and The Rolling Stones. As a freelance guitarist, Matt has worked at the highest level for the last 15 years, touring the world with artists such as James Morrison, Cee Lo Green, Natalie Imbruglia, Alison Moyet, Alfie Boe, Hurts, The Bays and The Egg. He has made numerous appearances playing Live on UK and US TV shows such as Jimmy Fallon, Tonight with Jay Leno, David Letterman and Jools Holland. Matt has co-written 2 other top 10 singles, collaborating with David Guetta and Peter Doherty, and was nominated for an Ivor Novello songwriting award in 2005.

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