L.E.A.D. 2nd annual music festival
L.E.A.D. #2 Sat & Sun Aug 30 & 31 2014 Brooklyn NYC
L.E.A.D. (Latin Electronic Alternative Dance) festival is dedicated to bringing up & coming, cutting-edge Latin electronic artists to the forefront of ever-evolving dance music culture worldwide.
pre-sale tix go on sale Aug 1
FAUSTO BAHÍA [NAAFI]
Label head of N.A.A.F.I., a night of peripheral rhythms and record label based in Mexico City, incorporating "rave music trends, regional Mexican references...chaos magick spritiuality, and subversive political messages."
MARCOS CABRAL [L.I.E.S.]
Half of the production duo called Runaway, Marcos has released records on L.I.E.S., DFA, Rekids, Mule Musiq, Endless Flight, Permanent Vacation, Wurst, I'm a Cliche, Chinatown, Aus Music, Crue-L, and his co-owned label On The Prowl.
with support from
Made up of Scrap and Chris two tall, dark cousins - who bonded over a mutual love of jackin' deep house and techno and formed a DJ duo. Over the last couple years their back-to-back sets have made a serious mark on NYC nightlife, one debauched party at a time.
Recently the two started an imprint on label Trouble & Bass called Safer At Night
Pana Li is a designer, media artist, performer, DJ residing in Brooklyn by way of Mexico, where she threw parties with her events collective, Corporativo Mucha Fiesta.
Riobamba is a DJ, event-maker and community organizer exploring the potential of global dance music. Inspired by her hybrid Ecuadorian-Lithuanian roots, worldwide digital dialogue and bodega soundtracks, she's brought her dynamic mix of transnational beats, Andean folk culture, and regional party anthems to crowds in the US, Mexico and Colombia.
In less than two years Fiasco has developed a unique style and music taste that has grabbed to the attention of young partygoers, with recent appearances at NYC's D'Marquesina and LA's Lil Death. She is now based in Brooklyn, New York where she hosts "Gloss", a monthly party at Bossa Nova Civic Club.
False Witness explores various urban dance genres from Latin American, the Caribbean, and around the world, but with an aggressive queer twist. False Witness is a member of the NYC-based collective #KUNQ.
NIKO JAVAN, LIVE
Straight out of Miami, FL, comes prodigal producer Niko Javan. With deep roots in the Miami Hip Hop scene & a versatile production portfolio ranging from trap to funk, this young artist displays an outlandish perspective for music lovers of every sort. Niko is also 1/2 of gonzo-rap duo "O'GRIME" through which he has released dozens of absurd online music videos and become a celebrity in Lithuania.
CHRIS VIDEO, LIVE
DJ/VJ/ producer/ promoter who's been crawling around Brooklyn's underground since moving here 3 years ago from Miami. A fixture at Bossa Nova Civic Club & creator of L.E.A.D.
BETO CRAVIOTO, LIVE
Praised by Bicep & recognized by Korg. Over the past 2 years Beto Cravioto has become one of New York's premiere DJ talents, bringing his special brand of deephouse and techno to some of the best parties in the city, including his own Kaviar Disco Club nights. "No Social Culture" is his first actual release so it was only natural that he teamed up with Justin Strauss and studio partner Bryan Mette (Whatever / Whatever) to bring this slow disco groover to its optimum place.
Chalk is Venezuelan-born Kairo Gudino, a cross-genre producer and creator of High Ceilings, which showcases his strong base in hip hop.
DJ from San Juan, Puerto Rico's techno scene & house hold name in Condado, LVST, Sex Wax has been getting familiar in the NYC dance music scene the past 2 years & has become a regular @ Bossa Nova Civic Club.
Bossa Nova Civic Club (View)
1271 Myrtle Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|