Raised in Washington, DC, Felipe “Pepe” Rivera is an underground house/techno producer whose eclectic music tastes run long and deep. A musician from an early age, Pepe cut his teeth on flute, trumpet and drum line before focusing on dance music. While polishing his production skills, Pepe made his mark as a resident DJ for Saeed Younan and Zenbi’s TEKA party, opening for tech house luminaries like Prok & Fitch, Anthony Attalla, and 16 Bit Lolitas.
Pepe takes pride in ushering listeners on subterranean musical odysseys, his sounds range from deep and emotional melodies to upbeat, heavily percussive rhythms that are sure to take the dancers on a profound musical journey.
Pepe is ready to elevate his production to new peaks, while maintaining the brand of modest perseverance that has made him such an enigmatic and exciting artist.
One half of the duo Sicarii & Pepe
Releases under Nervous Records NYC / Black & Purple Recordings / XIMA Records