Alan Palomo and Martin Rev
Neon Indian is the project of Alan Palomo, who was born in Monterrey, Mexico, the son of a very famous pop star. He has lived in Texas for most of his life, with stints in San Antonio, Austin and Denton, and currently resides in New York City. He has released three albums since 2009, the most recent being VEGA INTL. Night School, his most accomplished work yet. You can follow him on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Martin Rev is an American musician and the instrumentalist behind the protopunk band Suicide. He has released nine solo albums for a number of labels, including ROIR and Puu. Rev’s style varies widely from release to release, from no wave to melodic pop to heavy synth-induced rock. He has written soundtracks for various works by digital video pioneer Stefan Roloff, with whom he has also collaborated on R&R, a series of audiovisual projects that use music and images like two international languages that can communicate free from translation. Rev’s website is here.