"an artist to be reckoned with" - All Music Guide Seasoned recording artist. Multi-instrumentalist. Eternal idealist. Peace loving realist. Musical Renaissance man Matt Turk is a veteran performer who has engaged audiences around the world, both as a hard-rocking bandleader and an acoustic folk troubadour. He has shared the stage with Bob Dylan, Pete Seeger, Norah Jones, the Dave Matthews Band, the Grateful Dead's Mickey Hart and Phil Lesh, Hot Tuna, Richie Havens, Fiona Apple, The Doobie Brothers, Ellis Marsalis, NRBQ, and many more. He has performed and toured throughout the U.S, Israel, Europe, Latin America, and the Caribbean, and appeared at scores of prestigious festivals and venues, including Clearwater's Hudson River Revival, the Gathering of the Vibes, the Berkshire Mountain Music Festival, Atlanta's Music Midtown, The Beacon Theater, Tarrytown Music Hall, and --at the invitation of Michael Bloomberg, mayor of New York City-- at Gracie Mansion, the mayor's official residence. In 2011, he showcased at the Folk Alliance International conference in Memphis, TN.