FCxMCA is an exciting collaboration between the MCA Young Ambassador Program and independent music company Future Classic. MCA Young Ambassadors are a dynamic group of Museum supporters whose Membership provides them with access to an exclusively curated schedule of twice-monthly art and cultural events, costing $42 per month. The program Membership provides crucial funding for the MCA. You can find out more details here
Norwegian producer Cashmere Cat kicks off the series in appropriate fashion after playing New York’s Museum of Modern Art PS1 Warm Up party. With releases on Lucky Me, Pelican Fly and Future Classic and productions for Miguel, Jeremiah and Ariana Grande his genre-defining music sets the bar for his contemporary counterparts – embracing his true love of gritty R&B, hyper fast drum patterns and slow jamz.
Not one to shy away from “Playing With Fire”, Redinho has managed to make the synth and talkbox an identifiable element of his sound that brings P-Funk and G-Funk bang up to date. The London based producer, songwriter and vocalist released one of 2014’s most critically acclaimed albums on the electronic scene via the brilliant Numbers label. After playing iconic events such as Barcelona’s Sonar festival this show marks his Australian debut.
Touch Sensitive’s debut single ‘Body Stop’ was one of the first tracks released on Future Classic, all the way back in 2004. Cloaked in anonymity it’s cosmic vibes and Italo authenticity made it a cult favourite among discerning DJ circles from East London to Brooklyn. Fast forward to 2012 and his third track ‘Real Talk’, a collaboration with Anna Lunoe, saw Touch Sensitive spend five (5!) months at the top of the Beatport indie-dance charts with what was universally recognised as one of the underground club hits of the year.
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Cyril Hahn is the man who somehow managed to make Beyoncé (Destiny’s Child) sexier. With over 6 million plays of his “Say My Name” remix and a string of svelte, deeper-than-deep house originals, he provides the perfect soundtrack for the motion picture that is the closing party of this phenomenal series. Cyril Hahn’s Perfect Form embodies all that is sexy about summer.