Singer/Songwriter Matt Nathanson On The Confidence To Be Yourself

A singer/songwriter whose recordings have charted and been featured on television insists being yourself and finding that confidence is fundamental to success.

In 2012 the San Francisco Chapter hosted singer/songwriter Matt Nathanson for this installment of the Songwriter & Composer Series. His hits such as "Come On Get Higher" have been featured on the soundtracks of TV dramas and he's made numerous talk show appearances with his radio-friendly writing and openhearted style. In this segment, Nathanson elaborates on his theme that identity is the fundamental element of expression. "It's about fanning your flame to the place where you're the most confident person you can be," Nathanson said, while emphasizing that mistakes are meaningful lessons on the road to greater confidence.

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