Festival House DJs: DJs Ayes Cold and The Pinstriped Rebel

Sunday, October 15, 2017, 1 - 5 PM

DJ Ayes Cold, a.k.a. Ayesha Chugh, is a genre-nonconforming club and bass music DJ. From footwork and grime to dancehall house and hip-hop, Ayes is known for her eclectic selections. In 2015, Ayes Cold joined a major electronic label, Fête Records, as its first DJ. Recently, she has been touring as one-third of the band Madame Gandhi.

The Pinstriped Rebel, a.k.a. Les Talusan, spins an all-vinyl set, drawing from her eclectic collection of pop, indie, and underground hits, as well as rare, obscure gems. Born and raised in Manila, Philippines, she has been DJing at clubs and playing in bands since she was young. With twenty years of experience and a reputation for perfectly crafted mixes, she has a long history of supporting AAPI, LGBT, and women-focused organizations.

  • Venue: Smithsonian Gardens
  • Event Location: Haupt Garden
  • Cost: Free