Matt Hoggatt’s Biography, in 125 words

Ex Army Soldier, Police Officer, grocery store cashier and food service worker. An aspiring songwriter that became an amateur songwriter, a professional songwriter, a starving songwriter and finally, an otherwise employed but occasional songwriter. Successfully penned songs that gained national attention on the topics of Canned Chili, Jimmy Buffett and NASCAR (in that order.) Owner/operator and occasional resident of a plain white van full of musician gear. Won several national song contests based on 50 percent songwriting skill and 50 percent luck. Well versed B.S artist and folk singer with a penchant for exaggeration. A skilled culinary expert with beanie-weenies and ramen noodles. Has shared the stage with numerous nationally known recording artists, has been kicked off the stage at numerous locally owned karaoke establishments.

 

Cool new song written with my buddy Sean Gasaway to help get us to the weekend! ...

Party Bus (Demo) by Sean Gasaway, Country music from Escatawpa, MS on ReverbNation

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I had dinner with Rodney Carrington one time and he asked me what I cooked at home for my kids and I said I made homemade chicken nuggets and called them "chuggets." Rodney said "let me get this straight, your a cop during the day, a singer at night and you cook chuggets for dinner?" I said yes sir. He said "I think you are the next hit reality show." Ladies and gentleman....I present to you "chuggets" ...

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HEADS UP ILLINOIS!!! Get your tix now for this show at the The Port of Indecision hosted by the Big Burrito Radio Show this Labor Day weekend! ...

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