I think you come to New York to kind of prove something to yourself. At least I did. New York is this kind of vision, this thing of like cinematic dreams
Matthew Dear was born April 4, 1979, Kingsville, Texas, United States. Matthew Dear is a DJ, dance-music producer, experimental pop artist, and bandleader. He co-founded both Ghostly International and its dancefloor offshoot, Spectral Sound. He’s had remixes commissioned by The XX, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Spoon, Hot Chip, The Postal Service, and Chemical Brothers; he’s made mixes for the Fabric mix series and Get Physical’s Body Language. The Video for Dear’s track “Don and Sherri” from the 2008 re-release of his album Asa Breed Black Edition (a re-release of 2007 album Asa Breed) was filmed in downtown New York City.