Executive Music Assistant / Producer for Metropolis, 'Find, Share, Rewind'
FROM Stephanie Barbosa
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.”
Walker & Royce Exclusive Mix Rising tech-house duo, Walker & Royce are comprised of Samuel Walker and Gavin Royce. Based in Brooklyn, Walker and Royce have been shaking up the dance music scene and the duo have stopped by to drop a exclusive mix in the middle of their tour.
MANIK Exclusive Mix New York City's very own MANIK fired onto the electronic music scene in 2011 a connoisseur of dance music with an inimitable style that crosses multiple genres. A seasoned crate digger, MANIK spends hours in record shops to glean those few forgotten records and hidden gems. Now residing in sunny southern California, MANIK brings his creativity to KCRW with a custom mix for Metropolis.
Latest Show Liza Richardson hosts a weekend evening jam session featuring cosmic rock, scenic techno soul, dub disco-punk and extra classic party explosives from around the world. Listen On-Demand to the latest show.
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.