Monroe is the alias of Matt Berman, a multi-instrumentalist pop/rock artist who’s musical accomplishments span both on and off the stage.
On stage, Monroe has played saxophone and keys on Brandon Flowers (The Killers) “Desired Effect” World Tour, performing at festivals across the nation such as Life is Beautiful, Bumbershoot and Austin City Limits. Off stage, Monroe’s music has been praised by the Alternative Press, Popdust Magazine, Substream Magazine and more, along with TV placements on HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire” and the CW’s “Gossip Girl”.
Matt has been featured twice in Billboard Magazine for his work with Snoop Dog’s “Doggystyle Records”, and is featured with CyHi the Prynce on his track and music video for “Long Damn Time.”
Monroe signed with Pacific Records early 2018 and released “The Streetlight” EP in June 2018, featuring the singles “Streetlight”, which has been hailed as an “indie-pop/rock summer anthem” by Vents Magazine, and “One More Night” which was labeled an “indie pop gem” by Wolf in a Suit.
Reviewed and featured in Billboard Magazine, Alternative Press, Popdust Magazine, Substream Magazine, and more.
Featured on “Strictly Come Dancing” and “The Royal Variety Performance” on the BBC.
The Streetlight EP (2018)
Matt Berman- Vocals & Saxophone
Jacob Owen- Guitars & Bass
Andy Dollerson- Keys & Synths
Darren Beckett- Drums & Percussion on "One More Night", "Crash", & "Ghost Halls"
Jamie Alegrie- Drums & Percussion on "Here With Me", "Carry Me Tonight" & "Streetlight"
Producers: Jacob Owen & Matt Berman
Co-Producer: Brian Witkin
Executive Producers: Patricio A. Pickslay
A&R: Martin Guigui
Ace Antonio: Marketing Coordinator
Natasha Gemine: Artwork
Mixed by Jacob Owen
Mastered by Andy Dollerson and Jacob Owen
Songs written by Matt Berman
Recorded in Brooklyn, NY
(p) Pacific Records
Out now on iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon, Google Play, and more!