FLYING WITH THE HAWK
Songwriter / Musician / singer
The new album, overcome, now available on Itunes, Spotify, etc.
Besides historical fiction novels and screenplays, Matthew Hawk is a faith-based singer-songwriter and has decades of songwriting and performance experience. His songs have aired on radio, in television shows, and in feature films. He has shared the stage with Christian bands such as the Newsboys, Audio Adrenaline, Jennifer Knapp, Kristan Stanfill, and many others. He has appeared playing guitar and/or singing on films such as Pitch Perfect 3, The Change Up, What to Expect When You're Expecting, Boy Erased, Come Sunday, A Question of Faith, and the television shows, The Vampire Diaries and The Baker and the Beauty, with live performances on a variety of television programs such as AtlantaLive. Previously, he produced the Christian rock television show, Rock-It TV, airing on TBN's sister station, JCTV.
He was nominated for a Native American Music Award in 2018, and had a song selected on a benefit CD featuring Peter Frampton and 7Mary3. He was the executive producer of the benefit CD, Helping Haiti, featuring national and local Christian artists in Georgia.
Matthew releases his latest album, Overcome, Spring of 2019. The album mixes spiritual overtones with Southern Melodic Rock, Native American, Americana, and Country-Fried, Faith-Based sounds reminiscent of David Crowder, Johnny Cash, Keith Urban, Zach Williams, and Matchbox Twenty. With an organic blend of guitars, keys, percussion, mandolin, harmonica, and Native American flute, Hawk delivers original, melodic, spiritual truths to encourage and inspire believers in a closer walk with God. Hawk plays all the instruments on his songs and produced the tracks himself.
Check back for sample sounds from his new album. You can read his column on songwriting via Almost an Author, voted as one of the top websites for writers by Writer's Digest.