Foreign Trade / Bio

Foreign Trade is an ambitious and innovative band comprised of front man and guitar player Matthew Rumbley, guitarist Mariah Johnson, drummer Hade Smith, and bassist Scott Buckingham. Their engaging lyrics and lilting melodies, combined with powerful bass lines and aggressive percussion, create their distinctive soul and produce a potent sound that is passionate, fresh, and seemingly free from outside influences. By fearlessly fusing melodic undertones with forceful rhythms and diverse music styles, these Florida natives have created their own niche in progressive indie rock and have sparked a promising future. Foreign Trade's passion, creativity, and experience as musicians and songwriters give them a firm foundation for building a rock-solid and hugely influential musical career.
Foreign Trade is an indie, surf-rock band who's music channels a careless summer day. Being Florida natives, they can take you on an authentic vacation from your everyday worries. You'll get caught up in the music and find yourself dancing, even if you're a wallflower.

General Info

Band Members
Matthew Rumbley (Lead vocals & guitar & Synth), Scott Buckingham (Bass), Hade Smith (Drums), Mariah Johnson (Guitar, Synth)
Artist Name
Foreign Trade
Profile Page
Indie / surf / rock n roll

Contact Info

Jacksonville, FL

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