Matt Heafy

American singer and guitarist

Matthew Kiichi Heafy (born January 26, 1986[1]) is a Japanese musician. He is the lead singer and guitarist[2] of the heavy metal band Trivium. He joined the band at the age of twelve.[3]

Matt Heafy
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Heafy in 2010
Background information
Born (1986-01-26) January 26, 1986 (age 35)
Iwakuni, Japan
OriginOrlando, Florida, United States
GenresHeavy metal, metalcore, thrash metal
InstrumentsLead vocals, guitar, bass, saxophone, drums

Other BandsEdit

Shortly after Ember to Inferno was released, Heafy wanted to try out post-hardcore music. He created a joke band called Tomorrow Is Monday. In a 2008 interview with Rock Sound he said the first song was written, recorded and edited in one hour.





  • MindScar EP - (2001)

Tomorrow Is MondayEdit

  • "Head on Collision with a Rosebush Catching Fire" - (2004)


  1. "Trivium Biography". 2014. Retrieved 21 August 2014.
  2. "Interview summary". BRAVEWORDS.COM. 6 August 2011. Retrieved 21 August 2014.
  3. "Interview with Matt Heafy". YouTube. 30 April 2014. Retrieved 21 August 2014. Point in question can be found at 1:36