Promontory 5311 S. Lake Park | Music by Ron Trent & Garth Trinidad | 10p-2a
Trinidad is a modern day griot - award-winning radio personality, event curator, and culture critic, credited in part with shaping the modern musical landscape of Los Angeles, dubbed one of the planet’s most influential DJs by press and peers. Employing assorted platforms, he introduces the world to such artists as Flying Lotus and Janelle Monae, interviews luminaries like Quincy Jones and Nas, while remaining a primary source for music discovery and staunch supporter of independent artists worldwide. Trinidad lists Apple, Conde Nast, Sony, and Tesla Motors as clients and has been featured in the pages of Vanity Fair, Wallpaper, and Rolling Stone Magazines, tapped for commentary by BBC, NPR, and PBS, and appeared on local television stations ABC7, KTLA5, and KCET. Currently, a content curator and consultant for the groundbreaking new TunesMap app, and 1/2 of Yoruba Records recording duo Trinidad-Senolia with producer Mateo Senolia, Garth continues spinning his critically acclaimed international mix of music, weeknights from 8-10pm on NPR affiliate KCRW 89.9fm. @garthtrinidad
With over 20 years as a producer and DJ, Salah Ananse’s talent as a DJ has put him on bills with notable DJ's such as Vikter Duplaix, DJ Kemit (Kemeticjust), Rich Medina, DJ Spinna, ?uestlove and Kai Alce. He has also held opening DJ spots for artists such as Jay-Z, Dave Chappelle, India Arie, Joi, Res, Fertile Ground, Dwele, Les Nubians, Musiq, The Roots, Donnie and Raphael Saadiq. Not only does Ananse rock crowds for some of the Southeast’s most popular party series such as One Music Fest, House In The Park and his own Afrique Electrique, he travels the world bringing his unique mix of soul, house afrobeat & hip hop. He's held a recurring stints in Brazil and Mexico and performed in Ethiopia, Argentina, England and more.