Astral Swans


Matthew Swann, performing under the name Astral Swans,[1] is a Canadian singer-songwriter from Calgary, Alberta, signed to Dan Mangan’s Madic Records, an imprint of Arts & Crafts Productions.[2] His music style has been described as “introspective late 60s folk à la Nick Drake filtered through an avant-garde 90s lens.”[3] His 2015 album, All My Favorite Singers Are Willie Nelson,[4] was described by VICE as “a stark, beautiful project […] steeped in 60s psych-folk mythology and loner punk iconography.”[5] Previously Matthew Swann was a member of Hot Little Rocket and Extra Happy Ghost!!! [6]


industry role:  Artist/Band
genre:  Folk