Providing edgy rock piano grooves; radio-friendly hooks a la Andrew McMahon, Sara Bareilles, CHVRCHES & Ben Folds; and lyrics that evoke shades of Ed Sheeran and Jackson Browne, Matthew Jordan’s songs appeal to all different generations of music lovers.
Some know him from his starring role in the timeless Five For Fighting music video, "100 Years". While others have enjoyed his music on shows such as MTV’s "Made" and "True Life"; TLC’s "Candy Queen" and "What Not To Wear"; plus on NASCAR TV.
After a successful IndieGogo Crowdfunding Campaign (raising 117% of requested funds!) Matthew’s brand-new original 7 song EP “Undeniable” was released October 2018 through all digital retailers. Check it out here
In addition to his own music, Matthew Jordan frequently works with other artists and singers as a musical director, keyboard player, back-up vocalist and producer. The long list of talented artists he has worked and performed with includes: Rooney (Formerly Interscope Records), Mike Love (The Beach Boys), Sabrina Carpenter (Hollywood Records), Mark McGrath (Sugar Ray), Art Alexakis (Everclear), Uncle Kracker, Terri Nunn (Berlin), Martha Davis (The Motels), Skip Martin (Kool & The Gang), Steve Augeri (Journey), Rick Derringer, Tommy Tutone, The Rembrandts, Kaya Stewart (Warner Bros Records; daughter of Dave Stewart from the Eurythmics) and Nina & Randa (YouTube sensations).
In 2017, Jordan joined the indie pop-rock mainstay band Rooney (with front-man Robert Schwartzman). He toured with Rooney in Summer 2017 and Summer 2018, playing sold out shows at venues around the country including Lincoln Hall in Chicago, Bowery Ballroom in NYC, The Independent in San Francisco and The Teragram Ballroom in Los Angeles.
Jordan is also featured playing keys and singing back-up on the recent Mike Love Christmas Album “Reason For The Season”, which made it into the top 5 on the iTunes Holiday chart, and was released on S-Curve Records in Winter 2018.
MJ’s list of TV & radio appearances includes iHeartRadio, The AV Club, KUTX Austin, “Fox and Friends”, YTV’s “Summer Beach Bash”, “Radio Disney’s Family Holiday”, and the Radio Disney Music Awards.
In 2014, Matthew was welcomed into the Yamaha family as an officially endorsed artist. He’s been playing Yamaha keyboards for over 15 years, and is thrilled to represent the brand.
Check out his music on Spotify
. Enjoy the videos below - and check out the full array on his YouTube channel