Matthew Maraist is a Pittsburgh based singer-songwriter, producer, and musician. "What a beautiful mess we're in" is the lyric that Matthew has based his first solo EP off of and encompasses everything that he is trying to say in his music. Matthew is recognized in the surrounding Pittsburgh area for his meaningful lyrics and energetic live show. The Beautiful Mess EP will be released later this year. ? Matthew is no stranger to what it takes to be an independent musician. After forming the band, "Until Sundown" with friend Noah Razzano, the two gained over 2,000 followers on social media and received regional radio airplay as well as national recognition on music blogs. Matthew now is starting over and is releasing his first solo EP entitled, "Beautiful Mess" later this year. Matthew will be promoting his new album through live shows throughout 2017 and 2018.