Executive Music Assistant / Producer for Metropolis, 'Find, Share, Rewind'
FROM Stephanie Barbosa
Damian Lazarus Metropolis Mix Alongside his own DJ and production career, Damian Lazarus also acts as curator of musical events such as Day Zero, Get Lost, and Rebel Rave, and even his record label Crosstown Rebels. These achievements and more make him not only one of the most respected exponents of the contemporary house and techno scene, but also one of its key tastemakers and pathfinders.
Poolside Metropolis Mix The music of Los Angeles-based disco pioneers Poolside has been described as "daytime disco" — their relaxed beats, high vocals and wash of smooth electronics have been foundational to the LA indie-dance scene since 2011.
Fred Everything Metropolis Mix French Canadian artist Fred Everything began his career in the early 90’s playing at nightclubs in Montreal, and the auspicious career that followed has spanned over 20 years and continues to thrive. With producing and DJing as his main focus, Fred has earned his status as one of the foremost pioneers of the deep house genre. Fred Everything seeded the vanguard of a movement in dance music.
The Presets Mix The Presets took shape in 2003 when Julian Hamilton and Kim Moyes first met, as fellow musicians at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. As The Presets, they were quickly recognized for their ability to fuse elements of dance music with an energy more akin to rock’n’roll. The Presets have been recognized worldwide for their dynamic live performances, playing hundreds of shows both in Australia and internationally.
Above & Beyond Mix English trance/electronic mavens Jono Grant, Tony McGuinness, and Paavo Siljamäki formed Above & Beyond in the year 2000, and has received many accomplishments in the electronic music world since then: a weekly radio show, Above & Beyond Group Therapy, record label Anjunabeats, a place on DJ Mag's Top 100 List every year since 2004, and a Grammy Award nomination.
Hayden James Exclusive Mix Hayden James is an Australian songwriter and producer dedicated to evolving his craft by being unapologetically himself, and in turn, gaining fans of both his music and his authenticity along the way. With a meticulous and limited catalogue, Hayden exemplifies an essential element of modern day dance culture: quality over quantity.
Daniel Avery Exclusive Mix Multifaceted British electronic producer Daniel Avery released his cult club masterpiece Drone Logic back in 2013. It was a lasting document of second-wave minimal techno that helped to further legitimize the genre in the eyes of critics. Now, after half a decade spent touring the world as an in-demand DJ, Avery is back with his follow-up LP, Song For Alpha, an album that will only elevate his status as a world-class DJ.
Purple Disco Machine Exclusive Mix International German producer and DJ Tino Piontek AKA Purple Disco Machine, is known for producing funky disco and house masterpieces since the conception of his highly successful disco-house project in 2009.
Machinedrum Exclusive Mix North Carolina-born artist Travis Stewart, otherwise known as Machinedrum, is an veteran of the electronic music scene, with over 10 years of experience. He has managed to blend elements of footwork and ambient genres together to form a punched-up mixture that is not to be messed with.
Haulm Exclusive Mix Haulm are a Brooklyn duo, made up of producer Reed Kackleysinger and vocalist JT Norton who specialize in a moody, downtempo electronic sound. What began with some casual vocal "jam sessions" took on a life of its own leading us to Haulm.
Keys N Krates Exclusive Mix Since their inception a decade ago in their native Toronto, Keys N Krates have carved their own path via a bass-centric, sample-driven sound that merges the realms of electronic and hip-hop. Keys N Krates now elevate their sound with Cura, their latest debut album.
Shiba San Exclusive Mix French DJ and producer, Shiba San is a no stranger to the party scene. The Dirtybird Records mainstay has been DJing for over 15 years. With roots as a hip-hop DJ in Paris, the French Tech-House producer’s deep connection to music has lead him to permeate the international scene with his popular club hit “OKAY.”
Latest Show by Valida Dubbed “one of the most important figures in L.A.’s nightlife scene” by LA.com in 2006, Valida’s steady rise comes from her uncanny ability to seamlessly blend a variety of music styles that include indie rock, house, electro, disco, world rhythms, golden-era hip-hop, and some classic 80s, pop, punk, and reggae thrown in for good measure.