DJ Zesto Q


DJ Zesto Q established his career in 2002, cultivating his repertoire as a seasoned performer, DJ, and events promoter in the NYC Underground Hip-Hop & Electronic scenes respectively. His production spans the landscape of Beat Culture, from Chill to Manic, Robotic to Organic, Low Key Lounge to All-Night Ruckus. Lyrically, his compositions tackle social issues and the role Art plays in a rapidly changing future.

A graduate of the Music Conservatory at Purchase College and son of an Avant Garde Jazz Guitarist, Zesto’s work reflects his life experience and formal training in Music History & Production, Progressive Arts Curation, and Community Service.

DJ Zesto Q has collaborated and performed with such artists as Team Shadetek (Warp/Sound-Ink), Vyle (Newhive/Scratch Academy) Despot & Masai Bey (of Definitive Jux), Drop The Lime (Trouble & Bass), CX Kidtronik (Stones Throw), and Armand Hammer (Backwoodz Studios).

Current & Recent Venues

● Figure 19 – Lower East Side
● The Starliner – Brooklyn
● The Winslow – East Village
● Malthouse – Financial District
● Fat Buddha – East Village
● Brooklyneer – West Village
● The Distillery – Hell’s Kitchen
● Commodore – Williamsburg
● Quinn’s Beacon NY –
○ (Residency) 2015 – 2018

Career Venues / Etc

● (Residency) Enid’s in Greenpoint
● Santos Party Haus
● Galapago’s Art Space
● Southpaw
● Public Assembly
● Duvet
● Downtime
● Triskelion Arts
● Clemente Soto-Velez
● Glasslands
● Rothko
● Fontana’s
● Chelsea Art Museum
● Nuyorican Poets Cafe
● The Delancey
● Phun Factory LIC
● LIT Lounge

Get Money 2009 (NYC House Mix)
Art Is A Crime