He appears regularly on a variety of ESPN programs and hosts a popular podcast called Fantasy Focus.While some NFL receivers are getting into the whole fantasy football thing, others are decidedly not.We did a charity gig together and had so much fun that we decided to put together a little acoustic tour as the Swedish Twins.We hung out a lot over two months, did some shows with a bit of his material and a few things I'd composed.Listen in as Anna and Matthew strategize about how she can help Chris win his celebrity league–and beat out Chris Evans and John Krasinski!Matthew and Sim also discuss why women who aren’t normally football fans (like Matthew’s wife and Sim’s girlfriend) should give fantasy football a chance. Anna and Sim put Matthew through the ringer with a “Relationship Deal Breaker or Not: Football Edition,” and find out that football statistics aren’t all he’s good at analyzing. I wanted to tell him I was a fan of his stuff, so I introduced myself and, lo and behold, he recognised me too, and the evening became a mutual appreciation society.A few weeks later I got a call from him out of the blue, asking me to come in and do a slot on his Absolute Radio show, as a guest had let him down.
I knew he'd composed music for Snuff Box, and released an album, Opium, which I had, and I now see him as more of a musician.
Formerly the lead singer of indie-rockers the Bluetones, who enjoyed considerable Britpop-era success, Morriss (left in picture) joined Matt Berry's touring band the Maypoles in 2012 and is now a solo, folk-tinged singer-songwriter.
He lives in Kent I'd only previously seen Matt in these macabre shows, such as [Channel 4's] Garth Marenghi's Darkplace and [BBC3's] Snuff Box, when I bumped into him at a small theatre called the Hen & Chickens [in north London], where we were both seeing a mutual friend doing live sketch comedy.
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