A Photographic Round-Up of Decibel's Notable Locals

Local photographer Brooklyn Benjestorf of Seattle Peach knows her way around local dance parties—she's documented an enormous swath of them with her camera. In anticipation of Decibel Festival this week, Benjestorf shot original portraits of some of her favorite acts from around town who will be performing at the electronic festivities. Take a moment to meet the home team:

Artist: Sean Majors
Showcase: dB in the Park on Sunday 9/27 at Volunteer Park
Genres: House / Breaks / R&B

Artist: Pezzner
Showcase: Body Language on Friday 9/25 at Q Nightclub
Genres: House / Techno / Ambient

Artist: Wesley Holmes
Showcase: Breakfast Club on Sunday 9/27 at Monkey Loft
Genres: Deep House / Nu Disco / Tech House
Note: With a wall to wall lineup of locals in addition to talent from near and far, if you want a well-rounded sampling of what’s going on in Seattle dance music, the Breakfast Club showcase is not to be missed.

Artist: Kid SMPL
Showcase: dB 2015 OPTICAL Kick-Off Party on Thursday 9/24 at Re-bar
Genres: Ambient / Beats / Noise

Artist: Mikey Mars
Showcase: Paradise Sunset Sessions on Wednesday 9/23 at Monkey Loft
Genres: House / R&B / Bass

Artist: Manatee Commune
Showcase: Sublime on Saturday 9/26 at Showbox at the Market
Genres: Indie Pop / Melodic / Chillwave

Artist: Shaprece
Showcase: Thievery Corporation on Sunday 9/27 at Showbox SoDo
Genres: Soul / Classical / Trip-Hop
Note: Be sure to catch Shaprece’s bandmate IG88 when he opens up for Nicolas Jaar at Showbox at the Market on Wednesday 9/23.

Artist: Vox Mod
Showcase: Subversion on Thursday 9/24 at Showbox at the Market
Genres: Transcendental / Psychedelic / Mystic

Brian Lyons
Flammable: Decibel Edition on Sunday 9/27 at Re-bar
House / Deep House / Disco

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