Matt Bates has melodies running through him and pumping in his veins. A great new talent who needs to be discovered and cherished.
Kathryn Williams Mercury Prize-nominated singer-songwriter
Fightback: A collection of 13 songs that helps chronicle the last two years of cancer patient Matt Bates’ life. The aim of the album was always to put a positive slant on a tough situation and empower both Matt and his family to have the strength to carry on. Its aim now is to motivate others, giving them both a smile on their face and a will to live life to the fullest.