Simon Hirst (Janelle Matchett) is a young singer / songwriter from Hamilton, New Zealand. He recorded his debut EP in 2015 and more recently his full album, Feet of God which features stunning original music that has been compared to the likes of Dave Dobbyn & Crowded House. This LP also features famous drummer Patrick Khutze & Split Enz Keyboardist/Producer, Eddie Rayner. Simon is equally at home as a solo act or with a band, performing both originals and covers which makes him a very diverse & in-demand artist. The future looks bright for this multi-talented kiwi! Keep watching this space...
Simon's new full length album 'Feet of God' has been a very special project released on the 1st of January 2018 and was recorded in Neil Finn's Roundhead Studios. The album described as "a beautiful set of songs" features the likes of famous NZ Drummer, Patrick Kuhtze and also Split Enz's very own Eddie Rayner. Eddie also produced an orchestral arragement for a special online-only version of the album closer 'Through The Wall Of Light'.
Simon Hirst - Upcoming Gig
7th of April at Nivara Lounge, Hamilton @ 7pm
Tickets on Eventfinda | $10
Join us for an evening with Simon Hirst at the retro underground venue, Nivara Lounge. The perfect spot to promote this brand new full length LP, 'Feet of God' in a stripped back, relaxed atmosphere.
Without a doubt, the night will include good banter, memorable moments and great music played to the 'home crowd'.