STAGE 4 • 3:00p - 3:30p

GENRE OF MUSIC // Conscious hip ­hop
BASED OUT OF // Kingston, NY


Mattrix is a versatile recording artist from Ulster County, New York who specializes in conscious and socially aware hip ­hop music. From strong anti­-drug messages to fringe political subject matter, Mattrix is at the forefront of local activism through music. He also has songs about day to day life and touches on the struggles of the average Joe. He works with troubled youth in his day job and uses the music as a good rallying point to relate to the juveniles.

Performing with established artists such as Bone Thugs N Harmony, Hopsin, Obie Trice, D12 and many more in the past has exposed Mattrix to vast crowds in over a dozen different states. Currently the biggest goal of his music is to solidify social awareness in the hip­ hop culture and bring a strong message in each song.