This June, the innovative BLUE event series returns to the rooftop of Superior Ingredients, bringing together a phenomenal lineup headlined by Elkka, alongside XOXA resident Heidy P. Our signature BLUE events, celebrated for their exploration of the melodic dimensions of house music, promise another mesmerizing musical journey on June 29.
At the forefront of this transcendent experience is Elkka, the London-based DJ/producer whose eclectic sound traverses classic house, breakbeat, disco, UK bass, and leftfield techno. Elkka's acclaim reached another high when she was selected for the esteemed DJ-Kicks mix series by !K7 Records in 2023, a milestone that testifies to her creativity and skill as a DJ. The mix, embodying Elkka's euphoric and diverse style, is a sonic journey that perfectly encapsulates her musical ethos, making it another career-defining accomplishment.
Revered for her ability to harmonize heartfelt emotionality with the electrifying energy of peak-hour dancefloor beats, Elkka's sets are an immersive experience that have enraptured audiences worldwide. Her renown has reached artists like Four Tet, LP Giobbi, Annie Nightingale, Ben UFO, and Pete Tong, solidifying her as a seminal force in the dance music scene. Elkka's remarkable prowess as a DJ led to her 2021 BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix of the Year award, followed by a string of performances at renowned festivals like Portola, Circoloco Ibiza, Glastonbury, and Denis Sulta's FLY Open Air.
In addition to her DJ career, Elkka boasts an impressive discography ranging from her soulful EP "HER" on her own femme culture imprint, to euphoric collaborations like "Harmonic Frequencies" with TSHA, as well as her memorable solo piece "I.Miss.Raving." Her dynamic journey from singer-songwriter to producer and live performer has added depth to her musical persona.
Joining Elkka is Heidy P from XOXA, the Brooklyn-based queer collective that champions women and LGBTQ+ artists. Heidy P, renowned for her uplifting vocal house and disco sets, will add a layer of joy to your rooftop experience. Known for her sets at NYC hotspots like Elsewhere, House of Yes, and The Lot Radio, Heidy P's infectious energy will be an invaluable addition to our event.
Join us on June 29 at The Roof at Superior Ingredients for BLUE - an evening of transcendental music, unmatched energy, and an unforgettable celebration of inclusivity and diversity in dance music.