Matt Hoggatt’s Biography, in 125 words

Ex Army Soldier, Police Officer, grocery store cashier and food service worker. An aspiring songwriter that became an amateur songwriter, a professional songwriter, a starving songwriter and finally, an otherwise employed but occasional songwriter. Successfully penned songs that gained national attention on the topics of Canned Chili, Jimmy Buffett and NASCAR (in that order.) Owner/operator and occasional resident of a plain white van full of musician gear. Won several national song contests based on 50 percent songwriting skill and 50 percent luck. Well versed B.S artist and folk singer with a penchant for exaggeration. A skilled culinary expert with beanie-weenies and ramen noodles. Has shared the stage with numerous nationally known recording artists, has been kicked off the stage at numerous locally owned karaoke establishments.

 

What's your favorite Friday song? One of mine is "This Is How We Do It" by Montell Jordan. ...

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DD4L!! ...

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Why on earth doesn't Jimmy Buffett have a grocery store chain? Can we get a petition to make this happen? #paperorplasticfinsup ...

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A new use for minute rice? Or a reason to call a plumber? ...

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I apologize for the incorrect show date posted earlier. I will be at the The Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center of Arts and Education on August 20 in Ocean Springs. More as that develops. On another note, I told the person who posted the wrong date that they were a complete moron and needed to pay better attention to detail. Then I took a deep breath, turned away from the mirror, and sat down to post this on FB Matt Hoggatt ...

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