Matthew McQueen, better known by his stage name Matthewdavid, is an American record producer from Atlanta, Georgia. Now based in Los Angeles, he is a co-founder of Leaving Records and has collaborated with the likes of Flying Lotus, Julia Holter, Laraaji, Mndsgn, Sun Araw, and others.
Matthewdavid is a man who builds with warm tones. He travels new paths gathering sounds to enhance the intricate dimensions of his creations. Matthewdavid made the move from southern states and was immediately embraced by the Los Angeles community. A willowy figure with wide smiles, his gentle presence and generous talents made him a welcome addition to LA creative circles: dublab, Poo-Bah, Low End Theory and Brainfeeder. Constant collaboration with these collectives helped inspire Matthewdavid to a build a platform of his own. His Leaving Records label has an ear to the next and an eye on the original. Through all these outlets Matthewdavid is dedicated to sharing elevated sounds and visions, as can be witnessed on his celebrated Mindflight release from 2016, "Trust the Guide and Glide.