Originally from Canada with a Czech background, Yvonne Black is a new and upcoming dj in the Los Angeles/Hollywood area. YB has made her presence known in a male dominated profession and has done so all within seven years of playing her first record. With her exceptional taste in music, ranging from filthy tech, tribal to energetic progressive house, she’s destined to get people dancing wherever she may perform.
In addition to her unique approach to writing lyrics and singing on all original tracks, Yvonne’s productions are distinct, bringing a new sound to the electronic market. Along side Josef Cristofer, the two are working together as Dakota & Black. So far, they have released over thirty original tracks and numerous remixes on different labels, which are available on iTunes and Beatport.com or anywhere else music can be purchased. Downloadable mixes are up for grabs on her website – www.YvonneBlack.com.
Currently, YB holds residences for Fascination | Los Globos and Saturdays | Bardot Avalon in Hollywood, CA. Release Fridays | LUNA, Nostalgia | Suede Ultra Lounge in Los Angeles and ECCO Hollywood are a few of her past residencies. Yvonne has performed alongside – Paul Van Dyk, Harry Choo Choo Romero, George Acosta, Morgan Page, Nadia Ali, Christopher Lawrence, Starkillers, Cedric Gervais, Richard Vission, Swedish Egil, Josef Cristofer and many more. Previous performances include; Winter Music Conference (Armani/Sirius Radio/Monster Energy VIP event), The Love Festival, Avalon, Vanguard, Empire Ballroom, Risque @ Paris Hotel (Vegas), Play House Hollywood, Soul City, King King, Facade | IVAR, Social Hollywood, Bar None (Vancouver), Twilight (Edmonton), e4, PCL, Taste Ultra Lounge (Scottsdale), Wet Grooves, IVY Hotel, THIN @ Onyx (San Diego), LAX and Axe Mansion (Mexico City).