Sounds Like: The Prodigy, Amon Tobin, Leftfield, MEAT BEAT MANIFESTO (official), The Chemical Brothers
Label: Midi Bear Records
Manager: Midi Bear
Bio: Neorev is New York based music producer Michael Matteo, whose brand of electronica blends elements of dubstep, big beat, experimental, and industrial mixed with a rock n' roll mentality. This isn’t your pop radio dubstep. This is the sound of empty city streets at night. Where the rats run ram...See Full Bio
“The ever-prolific Neorev continues his collaboration with Long Island rapper Marcuss with a collection of originals, remixes and instrumentals that builds on the sound established on the previous Make Your Body Sway EP. “So Twisted,” a celebration of mind-expansion from Make Your Body Sway, opens, followed by an insightful attack on the current hip-hop scene voiced again by Marcuss. Then Neorev lets loose with “Shock Wave,” a collaboration with French industrialists Noise Generator that hearkens to the early days of Nitzer Ebb until the guitars come in and it becomes a dark, heavy, exciting dance track. “That’s Fresh” returns to classic Neorev cyberpunk, while “The Switch,” penned with It Was July, comes across as an updated Eurythmics, showing that Michael Matteo, the brain behind Neorev, understands a wide range of emotions and can produce accordingly. A series of “So Twisted” remixes follow, the most interesting being the trance-inducing, psychedelic version by”
Ask NEOREV anything...
Q: Awesome sound.
A: Why thank you, MCD7! Appreciate you spreading the love and for being a fan. Glad you enjoy. There's much more to come. Besides Neorev, got a couple of other projects in the works collaborating with vocalists. Should be a great year and can't wait to share the new stuff with ya. Take care!
Asked by MCD7. Answered on Mon Jul 07 2014All Questions