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DJ Showcase with LMGM (aka Luis-Manuel Garcia Mispireta) and Saynt (aka Cade Bourne)

Free entry all night!

Luis Manuel Garcia-Mispireta (University of Birmingham, UK / LMGM - Room4Resistance, Berlin) researches, writes, and teaches about popular music through an ethnographic lens. His research focuses on electronic dance music scenes, affect/feeling, queer belonging, musical activism, creative industries, and musical migration. He has written about "techno tourism" in Berlin, queerness & race/ethnicity in club cultures, and sonic tactility. His new book is entitled Together Somehow: Music, Affect, and Intimacy on the Dancefloor (Duke University Press, 2023). He is a member and resident DJ of Berlin's queer intersectional rave collective, Room4Resistance ( (DJ sets). He is the author of "Together, Somehow: Music, Affect, and Intimacy on the Dancefloor" (Duke University Press, 2023).

Cade Bourne's (PhD Candidate, Duke University / Saynt - InStereo Recordings & Ninja Skillz Music, Los Angeles) work remixes scholarship on Affect, Technology, and Sound to explore the concept of Vibe at Music Festivals, Nightclubs, and Raves. As Saynt, Cade has been a DJ, music producer, and event organizer for over two decades. He has performed at major events across the globe. He is currently working in Marketing, Distribution, and A&R for InStereo Recordings.

Presented in association with Duke and UNC Departments of Music.

Contact: Duke Music