London-based Benbrook is a multi-platinum selling, ASCAP Award-winning, BRIT-nominated songwriter/producer behind songs for artists such as Paolo Nutini, Jack Savoretti, Dido, Faithless and Beverley Knight, credited with worldwide record sales totalling over 35million units. Benbrook is perhaps best known for playing a significant role in the emergence of Paolo Nutini, with whom he co-wrote and produced the hit single ‘New Shoes’, plus ‘Last Request’ and ‘Million Faces’ from his 5-times platinum Atlantic Records debut album These Streets, and ‘Coming Up Easy’ on the follow up record, Sunny Side Up.
Based in Hackney, East London, Matty has collaborated with a long list of artists including James Morrison, Lana Del Rey, Natty, AOSOON, Elderbrook, Mel C, Mutya Buena, Newton Faulkner, Nizlopi, Sarah Darling, Lewis Capaldi, Jake Bugg, Tom Grennan, Jamie N Commons, Jamie Lawson, and Izzy Bizu, many of whom from an early stage in their careers.
Says Benbrook, “I’m incredibly happy to be joining Cooking Vinyl Publishing. CV is a fantastic independent with a great history and team of people who work extremely hard for the music they believe in. I know that ethos will carry over to the publishing company with Ryan and Martin. I’m looking forward to being part of that and I’m looking forward to a successful partnership with what is going to be a rapidly growing publisher that has a great.