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Matthew Neves

Matthew Neves was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts on May 2, 1984. He got his first guitar when he was four and taught himself to play. At age ten, Matthew was writing and producing his own music. By twelve, he could proficiently play guitar, bass, keyboards and drums.

In 1998, Matthew founded DemoticA, a three-piece Rock/Metal band that performed solely original music. The band released two albums; “The War Against The Trend” and “Unbreakable.”

From 2005 to 2007, Matthew wrote and produced many songs in his private recording studio including soundtracks for the television mini-series Angles.

In summer 2008, he performed at the Regatta, one of the biggest nightclubs in New England's South Coast, to promote his new single “Not Gonna Wait.” The event sold out and yielded over 30,000 song plays on Matthew Neves MySpace.

In July 2008, Matthew opened for Chuck Negron (former Lead Singer of Three Dog Night) at Madeira Field in Massachusetts. Matthew performed renditions of songs from various projects with brilliant execution, before a highly energized audience of over 20,000, and his fan-base grew exponentially.

In December 2008, Matthew performed at the jam-packed Sky Room in New Bedford, MA with national headliner, Nina Sky.

In June 2010, Matthew released his debut Pop/Rock album entitled, “Everybody Dreams.” This world-class album features ten captivating songs, all of which were produced, composed, arranged, and performed by Matthew. The album got rave reviews including a 4/4 in IAE Magazine and 5/5 in ReviewYou. “This is a solid body of work that demands your attention. Matthew Neves created a new genre.” –Rebecca Hosking, Skope Magazine.

In July 2011, Matthew released his debut music video entitled, “In The End.” The video has been has been well received in many media outlets including MTV and YouTube.

In January of 2012 Matthew stopped performing at live events and began focusing on music production. He wrote and produced songs for X-Factor finalist, Jennel Garcia and also began working on his sophomore album, "You and Me".

In April 2013, Matthew performed with Jennel Garcia at Nagle Auditorium in Fall River, MA. Matthew and Jennel also performed before a sold-out audience at the Showcase Live (Patriot Place) in Foxboro, MA.

On August 21,2013 Matthew released his second album "You And Me." The album features fourteen original songs, all produced, composed, arranged, and performed by the artist himself. The album got rave reviews from critics including a 5 out of 5 stars from Alexa Spieler of Review You: "You and Me is a remarkable performance. Such a unique, edgy release restores faith in a lacking genre and grants Matthew Neves endless potential." Ray Cavanaugh of Skope Magazine wrote: "Neves sure can shred when he wants to. Goodness me, sounds like New Bedford has its own Dimebag Darrell!"

In October 2013, Matthew released his second music video "Eyes of an Angel." His third music video entitled "Impossible" followed in December. Both videos yielded thousands of new fans on MTV and YouTube channels.

In August 2014, Matthew headlined the Summer Soiree at the MG on the Halifax in Hollyhill, FL, The sold-out event was sponsored by Mercedes Benz.

On September 9, 2014 Matthew released his third album "Diligence." The album features twelve original songs, all produced, composed, arranged, and performed by the artist.

In September 2014, Matthew released his fourth music video, "Butterflies", from his "Diligence" album. The video has been steadily gaining popularity on MTV and YouTube.

Matthew is scheduled to release his fifth music video in 2014 and will release several more in 2015.