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Matthew Dear

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Birth Name: Matthew Dear
Birth Place: Texas, U.S.
Years Active: 1999 to Present
Genres: Glitch, Microhouse, Electropop, TechHouse

Matthew Dear is an American music producer, DJ and electronic avant-pop artist originally from Kingsville, Texas. Dear moved to Michigan as a teenager, where he was inspired by the sound of Detroit Techno. Dear met Sam Valenti IV at a party while attending the University of Michigan, after which the two started the record label, Ghostly International, based on a shared love of electronic music. Dear’s first single was 1999’s “Hands Up For Detroit” (co-produced by ghettotech pioneer Disco D, who performed under the name Daisha). Successive singles, such as “Stealing Moves” and the chart-topping “Mouth to Mouth” (as Audion) were issued on Spectral Sound, Ghostly’s offshoot t... Continue Bio >>

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