Matze ist Absolvent des MGI (Münchner Gitarren Institut und des LACM (Los Angeles College of Music). Über Jahre hat Matze weltweit für Randall Verstärker, Washburn Gitarren, Sugi Gitarren, Brian Moore Guitars und YouRockGuitar auf Messen und in Fachgeschäften Produktdemos gespielt (Musikmesse, NAMM Show, MIAC, MEDPI, etc.). Brian Moore Guitars hat ihm zwei signature Modelle gebaut, die als custom Versionen bei Brian Moore bestellt werden können. Im Alter von 17 Jahren spielte Matze bereits mit seiner Band "Appendix" im Vorprogramm von Blind Guardian. Seine Solo CD "truth is stranger than fiction" war in kurzer Zeit ausverkauft (Auflage 1000 Stk.). Mit der Band "Alias Eye" wurden die Alben "In Focus" und "in Between" aufgenommen. In-Between ist weltweit auf Amazon, itunes und spotify verfügbar. Matze war Finalist der Tieto Talent Shows in Estland und Lettland. Die live-DVD Produktionen wurden vom Eurovision Song Contest Team aus Estland realisiert. Aktuell spielt Matze in mehreren Coverbands und hat mit den Aufnahmen seiner neuen Band "the never have beens" angefangen. 

 

Matze is an alumni of MGI (Munich Guitar Institute) and LACM (Los Angeles College of Music). For years he played worldwide shows for Randall Amps, Washburn Guitars, Sugi Guitars and YouRockGuitar at Musikmesse, NAMM, MIAC, MEDPI and several music store events. In his early music career Matze got his own sixstring and sevenstring signature guitars from U.S. based guitar company Brian Moore Custom Guitars. These guitars are still available as Build-To-Order versions. His first band "Appendix" was the supporting act for the German metal band Blind Guardian. In 2006 1000 copies of his solo album "Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction" were sold out quickly. His band "Alias Eye" was signed by a label and released two albums, "In Focus" and "In Between". The latest record "In Between" is available on Amazon, itunes and spotify. Matze was a finalist of the Tieto Talent Shows in Estonia and Lithuania in 2009 and 2010. These two massive live DVD productions were realized by the Eurovision song contest Team of Estonia. Right now Matze is recording with his new band "the never have beens".