Hybrid Series: Ratskin Explastical #41
Anna Luisa is a musician and artist living in Los Angeles. Since 2008, she has been writing and performing experimental sci-fi operas and has released 3 full-length albums plus numerous internationally-screened music videos as her former alias Jeepneys. Her new album “Green” is a tropical new age pop opus, co-produced with her friend and collaborator Julius Smack. Smack released the album on Practical Records, whose mission is to cultivate community and exposure for emergent queer artists from the Bay Area & Los Angeles. “Green” also features guest artists and collaborators Adee Roberson, Ana Roxanne, and Gavin Gamboa.
Marvin Astorga and Young Joon Kwak join forces as XINA XURNER, to bring you sadical and sexperimental industrial-noise-diva-dance anthems that ooze sex, death, and decay. Xina Xurner will make you sweat.
Tyler Holmes makes music for people caught between worlds. As a queer, gender non-binary, person of color their music reflects what it is to exist outside/around the forced categorization and trappings of tradition and societal norms. Sonically diverse; Tyler blends Hip Hop, R&B, Gospel, and Techno into gorgeous collages that reflect on sexual, spiritual and physical identities.
Born in Lima, Peru, Maria Chávez is known as an abstract turntablist, sound artist and DJ. Accidents, coincidence and failures are themes that unite her sound sculptures, installations and other works with her solo turntable performance practice.