SKYLER MADISON, A VETERAN OF MANHATTAN’S PINK ELEPHANT CLUB, OFFERS A HEADY MIX OF MODERNIZED AND OLD SCHOOL HIP HOP, ’80s THROWBACKS, AND EDM
BY TIA KIM
BORN AND BRED: Miami, but is now an LA resident.
STARTED DJ’ING: In 2011, at 17 years old (she’s 24 now).
NOTABLE GIGS: The festivals Life in Color (2013), Spring Weekend (2014), and Pride fests nationwide (2014 present).
SHARED STAGES WITH:
Calvin Harris, Krewella, Seven Lions, Steve Aoki, R3hab, Diplo, Sander van Doorn, and Major Lazer.
STYLE: “I have a wide variety of cultural influences, from the constant evolving Miami house music scene, the West Coast underground scene, modernized hip hop, and Electronic Dance Music. So, I offer new and old school hip hop, throwbacks, and a dynamic splash of everything else in between, but I tend to fall back to my love for EDM.”
GENRES WE HEARD: Hip hop, electro, trap, deep house, twerk, big room, throwbacks, and booty shaking bass.
CLUB RESUME: Pink Elephant (New York City), Liquid (Las Vegas), Avalon (Los Angeles), Omnia (San Diego), Club Space (Miami), Spire (Houston), and Gilt (Orlando).
DJ Skyler Madison