Matt Patershuk is different from other roots artists in how he carefully avoids well-worn topics: if songs about land, work, and love lost sound familiar, his perspective on these themes is highly individual. A songwriter adept at sensitively finding new angles to express the hard times we go through, Patershuk is also able to ...
Matt Patershuk’s unaffected singing belongs to a different time. His voice reflects a reserve and unspoken toughness that is rarely heard today. Patershuk’s songs are peppered with the humour and humanity that exist in the works of John Prine and Willie Nelson.