Matthew Heller

Pop, Folk, Rock
Location: Portland

“Catchy as hell—echoes Blood Orange and Mac DeMarco,” writes Glide Magazine of Matthew Heller’s Temple Moon Desire, a record imbued with compassion born of tragedy. These experiences led Heller to a profound observation: “It takes strength to have compassion for other people.” An album of “organ-filled, sociopolitical psychedelic rock,” according to Surviving the Golden Age, and “full of emotion and raw talent,” Imperfect Fifth says, it “reaches into your soul and guts you. If only all of us could create such beauty.” For fans of St. Vincent, Neutral Milk Hotel, Broken Social Scene, Guided By Voices, David Bowie, Sufjan Stevens, Joanna Newsom and Wilco, Temple Moon Desire is out now on all music platforms.


  • Matthew Heller: "Orange Cup"
  • Matthew Heller: "Learn to Love"


  • Matthew Heller: 'Temple Moon Desire' [Album]
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