WE REVIEW THE NEW SINGLE FROM MATT WOODMAN – AVOIDING MY HEART
Matt Woodman definitely knows how to capture the heart of indie-pop and alternative-rock fans. The talented 25-year-old artist hailing from Heywood, Greater Manchester, conquered the music scene with his debut single “Bruxism” in 2020. Now, as anticipation builds for his first full-length album, “The World That We Live In”, set to release on Friday, 1st September 2023, Matt treats us to a sneak peek with his latest offering, “Avoiding My Heart”.
This new track showcases Matt’s undeniable love for various music genres, blending elements of New Wave, Synthwave, Folk, and Singer-Songwriter styles into a catchy and compelling indie-pop track. From the very first notes, the song immerses us in its infectious rhythm, keeping us hooked throughout.
Lyrically, the song delves into the relatable theme of love and vulnerability. Matt Woodman explores the internal struggle of someone who has closed themselves off from the idea of love, only to find themselves unexpectedly drawn to another person. The emotional debate within themselves – whether to remain guarded or open up to love again – resonates with anyone who has experienced the complexities of romance and relationships.
In addition, Matt Woodman’s vocals are a standout feature in “Avoiding My Heart” exuding a captivating quality.
One of the most notable aspects of the track is the gripping battery that propels the song forward. The energetic beat, combined with skillful instrumentation, elevates the overall production, giving “Avoiding My Heart” a sense of urgency and fervor that keeps the excitement building until the last note.
Drawing comparisons to well-established acts like The 1975 and Owl City is no small feat, but Matt Woodman proves he is a force to be reckoned with in his own right.
The well-produced and polished sound of “Avoiding My Heart” showcases his artistic prowess and dedication to his craft, leaving us eager to hear more from his upcoming album.