Matt Johnson (singer)

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Matt Johnson
Born (1961-08-15) 15 August 1961 (age 52)[1]
Origin London
Genres Alternative rock, post-punk, new wave
Occupations Singer, songwriter, publisher, photographer
Instruments Guitar, piano, organ, percussion
Years active 1979–present
Labels 4AD, Some Bizzare, Epic, Sony, Nothing, Lazarus
Associated acts The The
Website This Is The The Day
Fifty First State Press

Matt Johnson (born 15 August 1961) is a singer/songwriter best known as the vocalist and only constant member of his band The The. He is also a film soundtrack composer (Cineola),[2] publisher (Fifty First State Press),[3] broadcaster (Radio Cineola),[4] conservationist/local activist (Save Shoreditch) and photographer. He lives between East London, Manhattan and Gothenburg.


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