Blessed Matthew Stephen Ward, he’s an Americana and folk musician known for his albums Transistor Radio, Post-War, Keep Period, and A Wasteland Champ. He also produced the folk duo She & Him with Zooey Deschanel. He initial began using the music group Rodriguez in the middle-1990s. He documented his first single record in 1999. He initial fulfilled Zooey Deschanel over the group of The Go-Getter, where their focus on a duet for the film led to upcoming collaborations. While he was raised in Ventura, his music profession is situated out of Portland, OR, where he transferred after university. He’s performed with Conor Oberst as an associate of Monsters of Folk.