100% funded by fans through Kickstarter.com, Matt Doyle is thrilled to release his first EP. With 5 original songs, co-written by Will Van Dyke, "Daylight" draws inspirations from the golden age of soul music. In addition to the original music, the EP also includes a cover of "Lost and Lookin" by Sam Cooke.
Recorded in Nashville and New York City, "Daylight" was recorded with some of the finest musicians in the country.
On the day of it's release, 'Daylight' broke the top 40 on the iTunes Pop charts. It has seen continued success since.
"Daylight" was recorded/engineered by Dan Rudin and Derik Lee. The EP was mixed by Derik Lee.
Will Van Dyke is currently the Music Director of the revival of Rent Off-Broadway. Broadway: The Addams Family (Keyboards). National Tours: Wicked (Keyboards), Grease (Associate MD). As a composer, Will's work has been heard in Pages, Winnie The Pooh, KIDS!, The Girls I've Like Liked, Where The Blue Grass Grows, That Pageant Show, We Three Kings, and The Grass Is Always Greener. His songs have been performed at venues all over the NYC from Joe's Pub to Lincoln Center. Upcoming works include Magnificent Climb (with Rick Elice) and The Gospel According To Stevie B. Will''s debut album, Chasing The Day, features the vocals of Broadway talent and performances by several New York based singer/songwriters. Co-Produced by Dominick Amendum, the album celebrates the places life takes us and the people who bring us back. Will is a graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts.