Gabrielle Costa is a LA-based DJ whose sets incorporate a diverse range of music including: shoegaze, post-punk, new wave, funk, world, electronic, ambient, krautrock, and more.
Gabrielle is best known for the events that she has curated with Dream Wave LA and Honey Power, particularly the Dream Wave series at Non Plus Ultra, which was a recurring club night featuring local bands and DJs including: Nina Tarr, Terminal A, VUM, Intimatchine, Bouquet, Vinyl Williams, Sea Lions + more. Aside from curating her own events, Gabrielle has also been a guest DJ at various bars and venues around LA including Ace Hotel, Resident, The Echo, Zebulon, Hi-Hat, ETA (Highland Park), Lodge Room, and Basic Flowers. In addition, she has shared bills with the likes of DIIV, The Drums, Fools Gold, Woods, Jessica Pratt, La Luz, and Sky Ferreira.
Having cultivated a love for music early on in life, she got her start as a teenager in the local scene by promoting bands in her native Orange County and hosting an online radio show via Radio23. In 2013, Gabrielle teamed up with Chelsea Brown, Justine Brown, and Mukta Mohan, together creating the music and arts collective Honey Power. Since then, she has booked and DJ'd dozens of shows around Los Angeles and continues to work in radio, promote bands and book events with a focus on music, art, and social causes.
Gabrielle has worked with notable partners including The Getty Museum, The Hammer Museum, FYF, Echo Park Rising, The Women of Cinefamily, Summer and Music, Culture Collide, The Women’s Center For Creative Work, Downtown Jubilee, Libertad Collective, Moonfaze Feminist Film Festival, and radio platforms such as Dublab, KCHUNG, and KXLU.
She continues to DJ parties and events throughout LA. You can hear her radio show Innerspace on 88.9FM KXLU every Thursday night at 8:00pm PST.