Matt grew up with the clouds and muddy guitars of Seattle, a music lover since listening to Zeppelin on the basement stereo at age 5. After earning a B.A. in Literature he spent some time in Asia and Mexico, and currently resides in Santiago, where, as a writer for the cultural magazine Revolver (, he spends his days in front of a computer and his nights trying to talk his way into the many great shows the capital city has to offer.