On the heels of performances at festivals including Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, and Forecastle Matt Maeson, comes to FestivalSouth for a one-night-only concert event.
Known for his debut album, Bank on the Funeral, two EPs, Who Killed Matt Maeson and The Hearse, his song “Cringe” reached No. 7 on the Adult Alternative Songs chart then four weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Alternative Songs chart. In 2019, he held the longest running number-one single by a new artist. “Cringe” was certified gold by the RIAA in 2020 and Maeson returned to number one on the Billboard Alternative Songs chart with “Hallucinogenics,” which went on to top the Billboard Rock Airplay chart one week later. Maeson was featured in Illenium’s 2021 single “Heavenly Side” from their fourth full length studio album ‘Fallen Embers’. His full studio album, Never Had to Leave, was released in August 2022.
Presented by the City of Hattiesburg and Hattiesburg Saenger Theater