With roots in Wilson and Rocky Mount NC, the band Matty Begs officially began in the Spring of 2012.  Known for their high-energy live shows, catch Matty Begs and their acoustic-electric party rock at the best clubs, colleges, and beaches the East Coast has to offer.  Matty Begs writes original material that draws heavily upon the bands' influences. Catchy lyrics and sing-along, party-anthem choruses inspired by the likes of Jack Johnson, Michael Franti, G Love, Donovan Frankenreiter, Jason Mraz, Mike Doughty and Sublime, leave the listener feeling good and wanting more.  Live, the band also covers a wide variety of songs, new and old, and infuses them with their own funky upbeat style to encourage the audience to have fun, sing along, and dance.  Matty Begs released their newest EP "Wait For It" in May 2018 and Matty Begs new single "Hide Away From The World" was released on January 4, 2020...stream it today!

New Single and Video!

Hide Away From The World

Matty Begs

"Hide Away From The World" is the newest track from Matty Begs. Released in January 2020, Hide Away speaks to the healing power of music when everything else in life is going bad. So crank it up, roll down the windows, and bop to the jams of Matty Begs!

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2020 Wilson Times Readers Choice Winner

Favorite Musical Group

For the third year in a row, Matty Begs has been voted by readers as the "Favorite Local Musician/Musical Group."   It's a great honor and we thank all the fans that voted!

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