Pitzer College Alumnus Matt Nathanson '95 to Open for Sugarland

Claremont, Calif. (January 19, 2011) — Pitzer College alumnus and singer/songwriter Matt Nathanson '95 will join Sugarland on their 2011 The Incredible Machine tour. Nathanson is scheduled to perform on April 14, 15, 16 and 22 in Pensacola, FL, Tuscaloosa, AL, Nashville, TN and Columbia, MD.

Nathanson, whose work is a blend of folk and rock music, released his first album, Please, during his junior year at Pitzer. His sixth album, Some Mad Hope, produced hits singles such as "Come on Get Higher" and "All We Are" featured on television shows such as NCIS, One Tree Hill, Private Practice and Vampire Diaries. He has performed on The Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O'Brien and Ellen.

He majored in English and world literature while at Pitzer College. His next record is due out in early 2011.

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