‘Last One To Die’ (2014) is the electrifying debut album from rock n’ roll troubadour Matty James. The record includes lead single ‘Up In Smoke’ and boasts everything from bluesy rock n’ roll to country fused ballads. It also features guest appearances from members of his horror punk project, Cadaver Club and even Tyla J. Pallas of The Dogs D’Amour fame.
"This is pure, honest-to-goodness rawk 'n'f'n' roll delivered with passion, spirit and a genuine love for the music." - Uber Rock
"Interesting, surprising, and entertaining melodic rock. Recommended." 4.5/5.0 - Dangerdog Music Reviews
"Matty James sounds like he already has recorded 5 albums before ; Sometimes you just have to admit that the best wines aren’t always the oldest ones!" - Veglam
"This is definitely one to listen to, and one I found hard to put down. Matty has talent in abundance." - Rock Regeneration
"Highly recommended…" - Powerplay Magazine
"An absolute joy… It's a good mix and an excellent album" - Black Velvet Magazine
"It’s a fantastic album which in the current music scene is actually very unique." - Soul of a Clown
Matty James - Vocals, Acoustic & Electric Guitars, Bass, Drums, Percussion & Harmonica
Johnny Danger - Additional Electric Guitars. Backing Vocals on tracks 5 & 8
Roisin Burns - Piano on tracks 3, 4, 7 & 10. Backing Vocals on track 4
Tyla J. Pallas - Slide Guitar & Backing Vocals on track 6
Philthy - Backing Vocals on tracks 2 & 7. Mandolin on track 4. Acoustic Guitar on track 7
Kevin Mc Hugh - Backing Vocals on tracks 2 & 7
Produced by John Moffatt & Matty James at Oaks Recording Studio.