Surprised & grateful to receive a letter & badge of recognition from the Town Mayor today! 😊🎸 It acknowledges my efforts to bring joy & a sense of normality to my amazing online guitar...


Which guitar is best for beginners?

Here's one of the top questions I get asked daily. "Which guitar is best for beginners?"   There's 3 things to consider: - Brand - Type - Size   Brand: Now I personal...


Guitar strings – What you need to know!

Lets talk about "Guitar Strings!"   Guitar strings are kind of like shoes, they get a LOT of use. They get dirty, warn out & need replacing. 😊   I'm constantly asked: What st...


New Cover – If I Ain’t Got You!

Hi guys! I'm sat on the sofa, with a fruit tea in hand (lol!) & a laptop.. well, on my lap (of course!) I wanted to write a little blog to further immortalise my thoughts about the recent release of...


Producing Ciaran’s NEW single!

I’m pleased to share that artist Ciaran’s NEW record has just dropped on all music platforms! Ciaran is a unique & creative artist who I’ve had the pleasure of working with for many year...


New Cover Video – Blinding Lights!

Hi Guys, First things first... I hope you're all well and staying as safe as you possibly can during the pandemic, we are all experiencing this together. ❤️☀️ Now onto my main topic! 😊 It ...


Guitar / Vocal Tuition

Welcome to: Guitar / Vocal Lessons Who better to teach you to play the guitar or to sing than an experienced international musician with millions of views / streams... living and breathing the music lif...


Studio Tour

Welcome to: Matt Bate's Studio A safe place for artists to craft their unique sound! Every song ever recorded starts & ends it’s journey to life in the studio. Matt is a 1 stop shop for getting ...