A native of Peru, Ana Calderon was born into a culture of music and art. From her father, a noted psychedelic folk musician, she has been passed a unique spirit of music and celebration.
Prior to her departure in 2009, Ana headed up LA- based record label Dim Mak. Working alongside Steve Aoki, she honed her DJ skills and threw some of the most notorious parties in LA and New York.
Today Ana is one of the most fun and sought-after DJs in the world. She has DJed for Paul McCartney, MGMT, Radiohead, The Black Keys, Florence & the Machine, The Strokes, LCD Soundsystem, Phoenix, Elijah Wood, Kelly Osbourne, Alexa Chung, Zooey Dechanel, Michael Pitt, Devendra Banhart, and many more — at events all around the globe.
Ana has also DJed and thrown parties for Coachella, Art Basel, NY Fashion Week, SXSW, The Grammy’s, MTV VMAS, Gagosian, Spotify, Rolling Stone, Spin, VICE, Nylon, and many more.
Ana's DJ sets spring more from feeling than formula. They pull from a wide spectrum of genres that include indie, classic rock, select world tunes, garage, soul, R&B, hip-hop and pop.
Ana counts amongst her close friends crème de la crème influencers in the worlds of film, tv, fashion, art and music.
In addition to DJing Ana is also a much sought-after curator, music supervisor and talent booker.