SHA SHA KIMBO
With an unwavering love for the underground bass movement at the core of her artistry, Sha Sha Kimbo is a DJ, producer and bonafide raver from Los Angeles, California. As exemplified by her signature sound and style, Sha Sha has a championed ability to draw endless amounts of inspiration from the '90s rave scene and intertwine a modern, future-forward perspective. This has since become a dedicated pillar of her productions and DJ sets alike, garnering a hard-earned reputation as a respected selector known for explosive, high-energy sets.
From being mentored by BBC 1Xtra's drum 'n bass veteran L Double to becoming the only American resident DJ on Marcus Nasty's pirate radio station, Sha Sha Kimbo has spent the past decade honing her talents behind the decks and making a name for herself as a producer. In tandem with playing the main stage at Bonnaroo and participating in Red Bull Music Academy's Bass Camp, Sha Sha has also released music on labels such as NEST HQ, Top Billin, Pineal Sounds, Ten Toes Turbo (MX) and Meanbucket (CZ). In addition to crafting official remixes for TT the Artist and Crystal Fighters, Sha Sha's productions have been featured on Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson's Broad City and as part of Mercedes Benz Prague Fashion Week.
In 2020, Sha Sha self-released her debut album, Mind Your Head, through her freshly minted imprint, Planet Bliss Records, with the project receiving praise from outlets such as FACT, MixMag and Resident Advisor. At the top of 2021, Sha Sha released a collaborative EP with Wrack, entitled Go to Mars, a collection that further speaks to how the cosmos continue to fuel her innate desire to eagerly explore the unknown and harmoniously push boundaries. Balancing nurturing Planet Bliss with continually growing as a producer and DJ, Sha Sha Kimbo’s forthcoming release marks her debut on LA-based imprint Evar Records.