Located in the Bushwick neighborhood of Brooklyn, NYC, Proper Pop is the production home of bassist / producer / songwriter Matt Basile.

Whether as a member of Mother Feather (Metal Blade Records), session and live bassist alongside acclaimed performers Stuart Mathewman (Sade, Twin Danger) and Jeff Taylor (Rockwood Music Hall Recordings), songwriter for such diverse acts as Ha Scritto and Casey Shea , or genre crossing producer to the likes of Misty Boyce (Sarah Bareilles band) and Ariel Lask (Mi7 records), Matt brings to each project a wealth of knowledge and passion. 

Feel free to send a note HERE to talk about your project. 

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Misty Boyce: Hands Untied (Single) Credits: Production, Arrangement, Engineer, Electric Bass, Keys, Acoustic Guitar, Percussion

Misty Boyce: Hands Untied (Single)

Credits: Production, Arrangement, Engineer, Electric Bass, Keys, Acoustic Guitar, Percussion

Mother Feather: Mother Feather (LP) (Metal Blade Records) Credits: Production, Engineer, Writer, Electric Bass, Synths, Rhodes

Mother Feather: Mother Feather (LP)

(Metal Blade Records)

Credits: Production, Engineer, Writer, Electric Bass, Synths, Rhodes

Ariel Lask: Dance In The Darkness (Single) Credits: Producer, Mix, Electric Bass

Ariel Lask: Dance In The Darkness (Single)

Credits: Producer, Mix, Electric Bass

The DIg: 4th of July (Single) Credits: Engineer, Vocal Production

The DIg: 4th of July (Single)

Credits: Engineer, Vocal Production

Soapbox Army: Maps (EP) Credits: Production, Mix, Engineer, Electric Bass, Guitars, Keys, Synths, Percussion

Soapbox Army: Maps (EP)

Credits: Production, Mix, Engineer, Electric Bass, Guitars, Keys, Synths, Percussion

MTV / Starburst: Promo Credits: Composer, Electric Guitar, Electric Bass

MTV / Starburst: Promo

Credits: Composer, Electric Guitar, Electric Bass

Casey Shea: In Your Head (LP)  Credits: Songwriter ("No Son Of Ours"), Electric Bass, Rhythm Guitar

Casey Shea: In Your Head (LP) 

Credits: Songwriter ("No Son Of Ours"), Electric Bass, Rhythm Guitar

The Yells: The Yells (EP) Credits: Production, Engineer, Mix, Electric Bass, Mellotron

The Yells: The Yells (EP)

Credits: Production, Engineer, Mix, Electric Bass, Mellotron

Harvest Ministers: Various LPs and Singles Credits: Electric and Upright Bass, Engineer

Harvest Ministers: Various LPs and Singles

Credits: Electric and Upright Bass, Engineer

Rich Girls: Rich Girls (EP and Singles) Credits: Songwriter, Production, Mix, Electric Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Synth

Rich Girls: Rich Girls (EP and Singles)

Credits: Songwriter, Production, Mix, Electric Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Synth

Moushumi: Red Like Mine (EP) Credits: Production, Mix, Engineer, Electric and Upright Bass, Electric and Acoustic Guitars, Keys, Drums, Programming, Percussion

Moushumi: Red Like Mine (EP)

Credits: Production, Mix, Engineer, Electric and Upright Bass, Electric and Acoustic Guitars, Keys, Drums, Programming, Percussion

Letter Box: Instrumental Rock Music commissioned by Google for the YouTube Audio Library Credits: Composer, Electric Bass, Acoustic and Electric Guitars, Keys, Drums, Percussion 

Letter Box: Instrumental Rock Music commissioned by Google for the YouTube Audio Library

Credits: Composer, Electric Bass, Acoustic and Electric Guitars, Keys, Drums, Percussion 

Soft News: Used Melodies and Fact 200 (LPs) Credits: Upright Bass, Engineer

Soft News: Used Melodies and Fact 200 (LPs)

Credits: Upright Bass, Engineer

Bobby Blue: Getting High (EP) Credits: Engineer, Production, Mix, Electric Guitar

Bobby Blue: Getting High (EP)

Credits: Engineer, Production, Mix, Electric Guitar

Wes Hutchinson: All The Plans Credits: Electric Bass

Wes Hutchinson: All The Plans

Credits: Electric Bass

Kris Gruen: Duos and Trios (EP), Forthcoming LP and Live Credits: Electric and Upright Bass, Engineer

Kris Gruen: Duos and Trios (EP), Forthcoming LP and Live

Credits: Electric and Upright Bass, Engineer