Valley girl Gavin Turek began her artistic ascent when she started making beats on a laptop in her dorm room at Scripps. Her sister secretly posted the music online which eventually led to the “first lady of Brainfeeder,” Tokimonsta, recruiting Turek to sing several tracks on her Creature Dreams EP. Now exposed and ready to play, Turek is an electro poptress armed with a glossy voice and a wild mane combo that brings a full-frontal assault performance to her dance driven anthems. The tempos are fun and the synths are aplenty, as it’s all an unapologetic throwback to the party vibe of the 80’s yet coated with a contemporary texture that sometimes carries an eclectic electronic edge –such as the intro on her new latest leaked track “Suffah”:
Turek is currently in the studio working on her debut album and is the featured vocalist (again) on Tokimonsta‘s second full length album coming out on Ultra Records in January.
Free Bike Valet is proud to present Turek’s first residency night at The Central for the month of November beginning this Tuesday: