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Matt Townsend & The Wonder of the World

Matt Townsend & The Wonder of the World

Indie / Folk Rock, Indie- Folk, Alternative Dream Folk / Heliocentric Dream Folk Asheville, NC  US
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Matt Townsend-- Desire Like Lion



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Rodney Easter , Jr.

Bass, Background vocals


Matt Townsend- Guitar, Words, Voice, Harmonica



Sounds Like: Neutral Milk Hotel, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Modest Mouse, Townes Van Zandt

Label: Eternal Mind Records

Bio: Matt Townsend and The Wonder of the World formed in 2014 with the creation of singer/songwriter Matt Townsend's debut LP "Matt Townsend and the Wonder of the World" (June 2014; Eternal Mind Records). They have performed on stages throughout Western North Carolina and more, and are preparing for a...See Full Bio

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“Asheville (by way of Burlington, VT) singer-songwriter, Matt Townsend, recently made his first music video. Tariq Zeidan, a local filmmaker, directed the moody visual for "Desire Like a Lion." It was filmed around Asheville — a kind of non-linear walking tour set to Townsend's thoughtful lyrics and lithe, rhythmic fingerstyle guitar. The song is from the forthcoming album, Matt Townsend and the Wonder of the World.”

— Mountain Xpress

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