Natalia Barulich and Esther Anaya are Atmsphre, a DJ duo featuring live vocals and violin with a heavy dose of good energy. They've performed at venues in Spain, Puerto Vallarta, NY, Miami, Los Angeles, and Las Vegas. Now, they're working on original music with a talented team that includes grammy winning producers that will be released in 2018.
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As a DJ, photojournalist, visual artist, and Hit + Run crew member, Azul has quite the interesting background. Born in Brooklyn, raised in the Bronx, and currently residing in in Boyle Heights, Azul developed national acclaim through his soulful DJ sets, as well as his published photo work. Musically, his performances reflect this varied upbringing and experience, and regularly run the gamut from Latin dance classics to hip-hop, house, Afro beat, and electro.
Azul has been a resident and guest at some of LA’s most popular “good music” nights such as Firecracker, Bridges, Descarga, and The Do-Over. He has Hosted, played alongside, and taken flicks for a wide range of artists including: Snoop Dogg, Common, Talib Kweli, Questlove, Maceo, Afrika Bambaataa, Kool Herc, Jazzy Jay, Egyptian Lover, Arabian Prince, Cut Chemist, Madlib, Kenny Dope, Diamond D, Z Trip, The Beat Junkies, 9th Wonder, Dj Spinna, Garth Trinidad, Peanut Butter Wolf, John Arnold, Prefuse 73, Nobody, Daedelus, John Beltran, Daz-I-Kue, Paul Seiji Dolby, N'Dea Davenport, Ozomotli, Quetzal, Jurassic 5 and The Black Eyed Pea's.
Azul is also the Creator of the Peace Photo Project started 7 yrs ago to Raise Awareness about the on going wars. Started as "Peace in IRAQ" project , it Quickly moved to the "PEACE" project to fully respect the other conflicts around the world.
After 13 shows that span from San Francisco, Santa Cruz, Puerto Rico, and have included local Universities, Charter Schools, and unique Los Angeles dance spots, the PEACE project includes 5,000 photographs. The PEACE project has received write ups in URB magazine, Working Class magazine, and a television appearances for USC Campus TV.
As Program Manager at Grand Park, Azul looks forward to continue bringing quality music, art, and events to the city of Los Angeles .
As Azul213, he will be developing a podcast and original video series. Per usual, you can expect interesting perspectives, people, and discoveries.
The band Blah Blah Blah formed in Chicago in 2007 and is still touring and performing today across the country and being heard around the world. Pioneers of the genre Ballroom Rock, Blah Blah Blah's music has achieved recognition in lounge, indie pop, and ambient easy listening. The band consists of Solomon David Moss (vocals, guitar and piano), Byron Harden (bass), Dario Ecks (drums) and Phillip Ferguson (keys).
Some of their hits, Soon As I Get Home Tonight, Why Am I the Only One Laughing and Goodbye L.A., have gained national attention from their three albums to date (Charm, Thank You Thank You and This Is For the Time).
Los Angeles based and Colombian-born Esther Anaya is an international star in the making. Her music, stage presence, and work ethic continue to attract fans and booking requests on a local, national, and international level.
A versatile and confident performer, Esther's focus to learn and work hard to master her art has served her well. Esther enjoys collaborating with modern dance troupe Karmagraphy, as well as rising and Grammy-winning producers. Esther is drawn to the energy in music, particularly in the Electronic, Latin, and Pop genres. She also likes discovering new sounds and blending influences from her travels into her live shows.
In 2017 Esther teamed up with singer/songwriter and published model Natalia Barulich as Natalia and Esther -- a magnetic singer/songwriter and violin duo.
With international and U.S. bookings on the calendar, they continue to carve out studio time. Look for some musical goodness dropping in the Fall of 2018. UPDATE: Natalia and Esther will be the opening act Maluma’s F.A.M.E. European tour from September 6 - October 13!!!
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Radio Personality | Producer | DJ | Voice Actor | Music Journalist
"In the world of radio, Garth is a leader. He's my go-to for what's dope, what's happening, and what's next.”
- Randy Jackson
Through radio, event production, music supervision, and journalism, Trinidad has introduced the world to such artists as M.I.A., Little Dragon, and Janelle Monae. He's interviewed cultural icons such as Quincy Jones and Diplo, and is credited in part with shaping LA's modern music landscape.
Garth lists Toyota, Nike, Apple, Sony, and HBO as clients, while partners and sponsors include Tesla Motors, Adidas, W Hotels, and Hennessey. He has been featured in publications such as Vanity Fair, Playboy, Rolling Stone, and appeared on KCET, ABC7, and KTLA5.
Dubbed one of the most influential DJ's in the world by press and peers, Trinidad can be heard most weeknights from 8-10pm on NPR affiliate KCRW 89.9fm playing his award-winning, international mix of music.
QVLN's signature, modern roots sound is a musical extension of his American, Mexican, and Brazilian heritage. As a gifted multi-instrumentalist and performer, QVLN (pronounced Q-Violin) expresses his passions for love, life, and dance through his voice, violin, guitar, and percussion.
Overflowing with creative and cultural curiosity, QVLN is on the road internationally approximately 200 days a year performing at live venues, festivals, and for people in remote parts of the world that commercial music bypasses.
His dedication to bringing live music to often-neglected communities hasn't gone unnoticed. QVLN has had the honor of being selected to represent the United States as part of the State Department's American Music Abroad program, in conjunction with long-time collaborator Oveous and a talented group of musicians who reside in Los Angeles.
QVLN is also an accomplished capoeirista, which explains how he could pull off this one-take music video for the song Run Like The Wind.
With a full calendar of shows and several musical collaborations in the works, QVLN represents the best of the independent and creative spirit that connects with today's multi-genre generation as well the sophisticated and conscious listener.
One common thread with all of Q's shows is the good time and energy the audience experiences.
Sam Marsey has been sitting in at countless jam sessions, open mics and late night watering holes. His soulful jazz/funk guitar sound and unique soulful voice continues so connect with audiences and fans.
With a writing style that is vulnerable and honest, he shares thoughts on relationships, self respect, and the priceless impact of a positive and caring mindset.
Sam has assembled a band of remarkably talented musicians from his native Inland Empire and is currently recording music scheduled to be released through 52Blend in February of 2018.
Our portfolio of artists we have booked on behalf of clients as well as 52BLEND produced events.
The talent we work with are not only among the best in their chosen art form, they are authentic, professional, and positive cultural contributors.