Former Product Specialist @ Native Instruments, Stanton Magnetics, & IK Multimedia, and as resident DJ at Spundae LA, Shayn was pioneering digital DJ'ing before it was even a thing.
Being one of the first professionals to use Traktor DJ software live in front of massive crowds, he's known for seamlessly mixing marathon sets of House, Tech-House, & Bass-heavy Breaks.
Shayn has played, performed, and hosted workshops at some of the most inspiring events on the planet: from Lightning in a Bottle and Symbiosis Gathering, to Earth Dance, Moontribe, & Burning Man.
DJ'ing, Dancing, Recording & Producing, Shayn has played beside some of the worlds best DJ's, and many of his all-time favorite producers including: Tipper, Freq Nasty, Derrick Carter, Marques Wyatt, Carl Cox, Sasha & Digweed, Deep Dish, the Stanton Warriors, Mixmaster Morris, Evil 9, Adam Freeland, Booka Shade, M.A.N.D.Y., Steve Bug, B.T., Garth, Jeno, & Doc Martin.
Shayn is back in LA and ready to play, focused on DJ'ing & Music Production, Shayn is about to launch with a string of Ep's set for release in Spring 2016.
High Vibes, Plant-based.
Mixing Mind, Body, Spirit, w/ PEACE, LOVE & BASS.
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Shayn Almeida is a DJ, Yoga Instructor, Sound Engineer, Writer & Holistic Health Coach based in Los Angeles, CA.
Former resident @ Spundae, Sugar, Nikki's, & Bar Marmont, to name a few, Shayn is also the former Product Specialist for Native Instruments, IK Multimedia, & Stanton Magnetics.
A pioneer in the Tech-House and Breakbeat genres, he has played alongside some of the worlds most influential DJ's & producers, including many of his favorites: Tipper, Carl Cox, Freq Nasty, Lee Buridge, Evil 9, the Stanton Warriors, Derrick Carter, Marques Wyatt, Adam Freeland, Sasha, Digweed, Mixmaster Morris, Booka Shade, M.A.N.D.Y., Steve Bug, Garth, & Doc Martin.
From Lightning in a Bottle, Symbiosis Gathering, Earth Dance, Moontribe, Higher Ground, & Burning Man, Shayn has mixed at some of the worlds biggest clubs, best parties, sacred gatherings, & transcendental festivals.
In 2006 - after more than 4 years as Product Specialist @ Native Instruments & Stanton Magnetics - he took a hiatus from the Music Production industry to focus on his Yoga studies. Shayn soon began teaching classes at Yogaworks, Equinox, Loyola Marymount University, Beverly Hills Sports Club, and LA Fitness.
He now teaches public classes at YogaWorks studios in Los Angeles. Shayn also teaches exclusive Yoga privates for CAA Talent Agency, Universal Pictures, and some of Hollywoods most talented celebrities.
After over a decade of studying the Science of Sound, Music Production & DJ'ing, Shayn has integrated Vedic knowledge and modern Yogic wisdom into a book about our connection to Sound & the effects that Sound/Music has on our Mind/Body/Spirit, & Consciousness. It is also a guidebook for students and teachers alike in How to use Sound and Music to raise awareness and assist in ones Spiritual Practice.
Aiming to sonically activate higher dimensions of awareness for all sentient beings, Shayn mixes an organic, holistic, digital tonic of Bass, Beats, & musical Soundscapes for the reemerging convergence of tribal Dance Culture = So You can Dance like nobody is watching, and LOVE like you'll never get hurt.
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