Crys Matthews is a beacon of hope, using her musical talent and expert lyricism as tools for change.
Matthews refers to herself as “the poster-child for intersectionality” ,all facets of her identity blending together to create an artist that resonates deeply with many.
In 2017 Matthews released two projects, “The Imagineers” and “Battle Hymns”. Followed by an EP titled “These Hands” in 2019. Her most recent release, “Changemakers”, was released in 2021.
Matthews was the New Song Music and Performance Competition grand prize winner in 2017. She has also won the People’s Music Network’s Social Justice Songs Contest at the Northeast Regional Folk Alliance and performed at many impressive venues and festivals.