meet mover + shaker: DJ Miss Dakota

Learn more about the artists and dancers that make our House community great in a new lifestyle series. Melissa (our founder) interviews influencers and gets us the 411. Check back for new faces and make new friends. 

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mover + shaker  |  DJ Miss Dakota
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first name:  Dakota
also known as:  Miss Dakota
hometown:  The Bronx, New York
currently living in:  Los Angeles, California
astrological sign:  Aquarius
mover or shaker?  both
favorite sounds include:  Deep, Soulful, Afro-House, Tech House, Nu-Disco, Classic House, Salsa, + Live Jazz
Professional Dancer for 25 years, actively DJing for 5 years with a 12 year gap
favorite move:  "Mixing ballet and technical dance with street, this happens when I’m in the zone. Or, you’ll just find me bopping around like James Brown - eeeooowww I feel Good!"
my (out)fit:  "leggings, kicks, bodysuit - like a daily uniform"
tracks that get me going:  "Hot tracks on replay now: Deep In the Bottom (of Africa) by Monique Bingham, The Cure & The Cause by Fish Go Deep, and Cola by CamelPhat & Elderbrook"
find me most weekends:  "performing or DJing around LA, Wednesday through Saturday"
beverage of choice:  "red wine or Don Julio tequila on the rocks with a shit ton of limes"
anything else people should know?  “Don’t judge a book by its cover, read some pages...or the whole book and enjoy the experience.”

Follow Dakota on InstagramTwitter + Facebook.
#MissDakota #DJMissDakota #spreadlove #MissDakotaEntertainment
photo  |  Melissa

mover + shaker  |  Andy Kershaw
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first name:
also known as:  Andy Kershaw + Andy K + ndk + Andy Kaotik
affiliations:  Cosmic Disco + As You Like It + Slinky
hometown:  Holliston, Massachusetts
currently living in:  San Francisco, California
astrological sign:  Virgo
mover or shaker?  both
favorite sounds include:  Disco, Techno, + House
fine since ’79 + on the scene for 20 years
favorite move:  the hat pop
my (out)fit:  Housing family tee
track that gets me going:  Robots (Weiss Mix) by Green Velvet + Riva Starr
find me most weekends:  "at a gig or out and about"
beverage of choice:  dry cider
what brings you joy?  "any opportunity I am blessed to close a party! I love talking and connecting with everyone after the music ends."
anything else people should know?  “Manners matter.”

Follow Andy on Instagram.
photo  |  Nick Minieri

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Vince said on October 21, 2018:

Andy Kershaw; [noun] – Dj that spins the sickest sounds to have ever blessed your ears.

Kris said on September 07, 2017:

I’ve had his WERD mix and SLINKY mix on heavy rotation for months!

Tori said on September 07, 2017:


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