GARTH TRINIDAD

GARTH TRINIDAD

services: dj | music programming | event host | voice over

Trinidad is a modern day griot - a dj, artist, culture critic who employs various platforms to frame a stylish narrative that celebrates creative independence. 

Through radio, event production, music supervision, and journalism, he has introduced the world to such artists as jill scottm.i.a.little dragon, and janelle monae.  he's interviewed cultural icons such as quincy jones and yoko ono, and is credited in part with shaping la's modern music landscape. 

Garth lists toyotanikeapplesony, and hbo as clients, while partners and sponsors include tesla motorsadidasw hotels, and hennessey. He has been featured in publications such as vanity fairplayboyrolling stone, and appeared on kcetabc7ktla5 and current tv

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. An alumni of otis college of art & design, he moonlights as an illustrator and fine artist.

"Garth Trinidad’s decade of influence has cultivated a burgeoning urban alternative empire”
vanity fair