Singer songwriter Matt MacKelcan has emerged from the southeast with a genuine combination of American soul and an upbeat pop-rock style. Matt’s trademarks are a big voice, authentic songwriting, personable nature and an extra dose of funny. He has toured all over America and performed at major festivals/events throughout the country. Matt's recently released LP From Where I Stand produced by Aaron Tap (Matt Nathanson) has garnered critical acclaim and is currently getting radio adds (AAA and College) with singles “Drive “ “Plans” and “Here’s to the Night”. It debuted in the top 40 Singer/Songwriter iTunes Charts. Audiences are growing in all markets and the word of mouth on the album and the entertaining live show have Matt poised for a big 2016. He will be recording new material in August in Nashville and single/EP release date in October.Matt has toured and performed with artists such as Matt Nathanson, Martin Sexton, Corey Smith, Andrew McMahon, Blues Traveler to name a few and will be supporting Eric Hutchinson on his “Anyone Who Knows Me” Fall tour. Matt lives in Charleston, SC and proudly supports Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, National Brian Tumor Society and Pet Helpers .
"Matt Mackelcan puts his heart into his writing and his stage show to the point that when listeners or audience members are exposed to it they connect and become instant fans"
Mike Allen, Program Director, WCOO-FM, 105.5 The Bridge