Matt Carstens is a talented 21-year-old singer-songwriter from Gordon’s Bay whose infectious indie-pop hits and electric-acoustic ballads have taken the nation by storm. His honest and beautifully-written songs enjoy constant airplay, and he is proud to be among the most promising up-and-coming musicians from South Africa.

His latest single High brings together a rhythmic hook on the acoustic guitar with an exploration of the attraction between young lovers, tempered by the inherent dissonance between perception and reality. High is a confection of pure indie folk-pop, and serves as a calling card for this exciting young talent. Matt Carstens is ready to take his chances on the rapture of an instant chemistry, with a bold and unapologetic commitment to living his life to the fullest.

This song is featured on our CHILL NEW Songwriters playlist. Check out this story on Apple News.