Eric Matthews

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Classically trained trumpeter who turned to indie rock and crafted some of the most gorgeous charts (and vocals) of the 1990s and 2000s.
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Year Album Artist
2018 Defected Presents Most Rated Ibiza 2018 Composer
2018 Different Strokes Dr. Packer Composer
2018 NYC Disco Little Louie Vega Arranger, Composer, Producer
2016 Defected Presents House Masters: Armand Van Helden Armand Van Helden Composer
2015 The Baron of the Fjord SheLoom Producer, Engineer, Vocals, Guitar, Synthesizer, Drums, Bass, String Arrangements, Composer
2014 Defected Presents Glitterbox Ibiza 2014 Composer
2012 Hymns Cardinal Producer, Engineer, Mixing, Group Member, Arranger, Bass, Composer, Drum Programming, Drums, Electric Slide Guitar, Flugelhorn, Guitar (12 String Electric), Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar (Electric), Guitar (Tremolo), Harpsichord, Melodica, Orchestration, Percussion, Piano, Piano (Electric), Piccolo Trumpet, Recorder (Tenor), Timpani, Trombone, Trumpet, Vocals
2010 Museum Quality Capture Seinking Ships Producer, Engineer, Arranger, Mixing, Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar (Electric), Melodica, Brass, Piano, Synthesizer, Mini Moog, Drums, Percussion, Vocals (Background), Bass, Orchestration, Mastering, Group Member, Composer
2008 '78 China Forbes Main Personnel, Flugelhorn, Trombone, Trombone (Valve)
2008 The Imagination Stage Eric Matthews Primary Artist, Composer
2006 Ave Marina: Ten Years of Marina Records Primary Artist
2006 EP Eric Matthews Primary Artist
2006 Foundation Sounds Eric Matthews Primary Artist, Composer
2006 To: Elliott From: Portland Primary Artist
2005 Happy Bees! Happy Bees Vocals, Choir/Chorus
2005 Six Kinds of Passion Looking for an Exit Eric Matthews Primary Artist, Producer, Mixing, Audio Production, Photography, Main Personnel, Vocals, Graphic Design, Design, Sounds, Instrumentation, Composer
2005 The Exotic Sounds of the Alter Boys The Alter Boys Drums
2003 Broken, Vol. 2: Live William Becton Featured Artist
2003 Run for Cover Pro-Pain Drums, Group Member
2003 The Trouble With Success or How You Fit Into the World Paula Kelley Arranger, Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Recording
2003 Wonderfully Nothing Brookville Engineer, Conductor, Guitar, Guitar (Electric), Trumpet, Horn, Piano, Vocals (Background), Horn Arrangements, String Arrangements, Soloist
2001 Long Distance Ivy Trumpet
2001 Thirteen Tales from Urban Bohemia/Seven Tales for Urban Australia The Dandy Warhols Trumpet
2000 Caroline Now!: The Songs of Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys Performer, Primary Artist
2000 In My House There's a Disco, Vol. 10 DJ Dave Matthias Composer
2000 Inside Out Prime Minister Vocals
2000 Puzzle Tahiti 80 Guest Artist
2000 The Future Is Not Now Man of the Year Trumpet
2000 The Tenth Anniversary Collection, Pt. 1: 1990-1995 Masters at Work Composer
2000 Thirteen Tales from Urban Bohemia The Dandy Warhols Guest Artist, Trumpet
1999 Future Disko Composer
1999 Songs for Three Days Kaitlyn Ni Donovan Guest Artist, Flugelhorn
1998 Better Get This Now! Composer
1998 Billboard Top Dance Hits: 1982 Composer
1998 Fanfare Eric Matthews Primary Artist
1998 Golden Jam: General Mills' Golden Grahams Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1998 Los Angeles Independent Film Festival: 1998 Music Sampler Primary Artist
1998 Spoons Absinthe Flugelhorn
1997 Absolutely...The Very Best of Prelude Records Composer
1997 The Lateness of the Hour Eric Matthews Primary Artist, Producer, Conductor, Guitar, Guitar (Acoustic), Harp, Strings, Woodwind, Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Brass, Piano, Piano (Electric), Harpsichord, Organ, Wurlitzer, Percussion, Composer
1996 Better Get This Now, Vol. 1 Composer
1996 Dancefloor Classics, Vol. 2 Composer
1996 Hit Mix '96, Vol. 2 Composer
1996 Mega Funk Composer
1996 Prelude Mastermixes, Vol. 2 Composer
1996 Prelude's Greatest Hits, Vol. 3 Composer
1996 Star Funk, Vol. 38 Composer
1996 Subject to Change Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1995 Dance Megamix, Vol. 1 Composer
1995 Dance Megamix, Vol. 2 Composer
1995 Divas, Vol. 3 [Nimbus] Composer
1995 Get Up: Compilation Composer
1995 Hit Mix '95 Composer
1995 It's Heavy in Here Eric Matthews Primary Artist, Producer, Composer, Conductor, Vocals, Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar (Electric), Recorder (Tenor), Trumpet, Piano, Piano (Electric), Harpsichord, Organ, Percussion, Bass, Organ (Hammond), Orchestration
1995 Mega Dance Party Composer
1995 Pride '95 Composer
1995 That Virtua Feeling: Sub Pop & Sega Get Together Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1995 Togetherly Nero's Rome Trumpet
1995 United DJs of America, Vol. 4 Frankie Knuckles / David Morales Composer
1994 Cardinal Cardinal Engineer, Liner Notes, Member of Attributed Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Guitar (Electric), Flute, Trumpet, Piano, Harpsichord, Organ, Marimba, Guitar (Bass), Bass, Orchestration, String Arrangements, Interviewee, Group Member, Composer
1994 Deep Inside a Cop's Mind S.W.A.T. Trumpet
1994 Essential Dancefloor Artists, Vol. 3 Sharon Redd Composer
1994 Now Dance '94 Composer
1993 Star Funk, Vol. 2 Composer
1989 Beat the Street: The Very Best of Sharon Redd Sharon Redd Composer
1989 Prelude's Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 Composer
1982 Redd Hot Sharon Redd Composer
A Rose in a Garden of Weeds: A Preamble Through the History of Pugwash Pugwash Flugelhorn, Trumpet, Vocals
Azuli Presents Funky House Anthems Azuli DJs Composer
CMJ New Music, Vol. 50 Primary Artist
Can’t Get Enough! [Dr Packer Remix] Soulsearcher Composer
Defected Radio: Episode 084, Hosted By John ‘Julius’ Knight Defected Radio Composer
G Lounge, Vol. 10 Composer
Glitterbox: This Ain't No Disco Melvo Baptiste Composer
Mojo Presents Sub Pop 300! Primary Artist
Strictly Rhythm Est. 1989: 20 Years of Classics Composer