"Filled with seasoned pros, this band is hot!"
With the band’s recent album "Turning it Out" in 2019 one can catch a glimpse of the great songwriting along with a southern-fried boogie sound which has captured national radio attention and press accolades. Most Notably, Coffy’s new album is supported with impressive star power of grammy nominated Scott Sharrard, guitar (Gregg Allman Band) Eric Findland on Keys ( Jaimoe’s Jazzy Band) and backup vocals from Joe Blanton (Bluefields, Dan Baird of Georgia Satellites Fame) to pack a powerful southern soul punch. The bands influences are heavy into the southern boogie "rock 'em until they drop" attitude. Coffy, an experienced and true spirited performer leads the band in its amazing live events. The Matt Coffy Band puts on a high wired, amped up rocking show.
Coffy has supported acts including George Thorogood, 38 Special, Blackfoot, Foghat, Artimus Pyle, The Guess Who, Bob Weir’s Rat Dog, Max Creek, James Cotton, Black Velvet and a host of other notables during his musical career.
The Matt Coffy Band has been playing the scene for the last 20 years. With a trail of steady gigs behind them, the band continues to build, winning over new music fans. The band has blazed new sonic journeys into the new classic rock revival scene. The band features that classic “southern jam” singer and guitarist duo that combine charismatic frontmen and electrifying guitarists with great harmonies. Not only do they team up to write great songs, they command the stage when they perform live.
From The Press:
“The Matt Coffy Band embodies everything that an American bar band is supposed to be. Drunk on its own alcohol-fueled, blues-soaked rock, the Band delivers authentic blue-collar grit with no studio slickness or limp ballads to water down the dirt.”
- Whispering and Hollering Review
"Unlike many of the roots and Americana acts out there, the Matt Coffy Band knows that the real deal should rock like hell. ......scorches the walls with mean, bluesy riffs and raspy vocals; however, true to the group's classic-rock leanings, the tracks are melodic, wonderfully catchy. ... raw electric blues; you can imagine the smoke coming out of the amps. The Matt Coffy Band...a potent live creature"
- Ink 19 Magazine
"The Matt Coffy Band has energy to burn, and this record is relentless in its quick pacing. ... the Band just keep moving, and we're partying along with them. The ’80s are often remembered here.... memories of many MTV-addicted forty-somethings is the blues rock that managed to creep onto the charts from largely forgotten bar bands like the Georgia Satellites and the Fabulous Thunderbirds. The Matt Coffy Band, with its rootsy, good-time party rock, could be viewed as spiritual kin ....."
- AboveGround UnderGround Music