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Paul Matthews

Founding member, songwriter and bassist for legendary kiwi alt-rock band I Am Giant.

Fans in both New Zealand and London where the band resides will be familiar with the bass lines that bring the brawn to I Am Giant's polished rock sound that has earned them four No. 1's on the Rock Chart. I Am Giant have made their mark as one of New Zealand's most successful rock bands, with their debut release from 2011 The Horrifying Truth being certified Gold, and 2014's sophomore album Science & Survival climbing to #2 on the NZ Albums Chart. 

A man of many talents, Paul is also a platinum award winning producer and engineer, working with artists including Blindspott (2002), Opshop (2004) &  Six60 (2010), and has previously played bass for Kiwi bands Stylus and platinum selling Tadpole. Paul studied Contemporary Music Performance at The Music & Audio Institute of NZ, and Audio Engineering at the School of Audio Engineering, graduating with diplomas from both institutions.

Paul can mentor on Songwriting, Lyric Writing, Production, Audio Engineering and Mixing