Artist Details

Matt Andersen

A powerhouse performer with a giant soul-filled voice and commanding stage presence, Matt Andersen has built a devoted worldwide following, putting-on one great show after another.

He has long-surpassed 10 million views on YouTube, earned two prestigious European Blues Awards for Best Solo/Acoustic artist both in 2013 and in 2016, was chosen Best Solo Performer at the 2010 International Blues Challenge, has a handful of Maple Blues Awards, and took home the 2015 Juno award for Roots & Traditional Album of the Year: Solo.

The entire world has discovered Matt Andersen, and they very much like what they hear, and see.

In addition to headlining major festivals, clubs and theatres throughout North America, Europe and Australia, Matt Andersen has shared the stage and toured with the likes of Bo Diddley, Buddy Guy, Greg Allman, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Randy Bachman, Little Feat, Jonny Lang, Serena Ryder, and more.

He performed at Mariposa Folk Festival early in his career in 2007 and 2010 when he was an up-and-coming, but obviously very promising artist. Since then, Matt Andersen’s career has shot straight through the stratosphere.

Matt Andersen will be the Saturday evening Main Stage headliner!

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