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Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse
73 West Street
The official launch party for the all-new 2019 Volkswagen Jetta. A three-day celebration of music, art, and mobility in New York.
Live music from incredible local talent. Illuminated closed-course test drives. Immersive visual experiences, ready for your camera. Jetta Haus has something for all your senses.
FRIDAY, MAY 18 | 4 PM – 10 PM
SATURDAY, MAY 19 | 11 AM – 11 PM
SUNDAY, MAY 20 | 11 AM – 7 PM
Hailing from Orem, Utah, the quartet have been playing together for over a decade despite the oldest member being the young age of 22. Comprised of sisters Cristal and Alisa Ramirez and childhood friends McKenna Petty and Katie Henderson. Their debut album, When My Heart Felt Volcanic, is a collection of songs that exhibits confidence and polish that belies their young years.
CITY OF THE SUN
New York’s genre-bending trio have been breaking instrumental-rock norms since 2011. Their sound has an array of influences including indie rock, American folk, flamenco, and blues. They’ve toured with Peter Bjorn & John, G.Love, STS9, and Thievery Corporation; were featured emerging artists at Billboard’s Hot 100, Firefly, and Bottle Rock Napa music festivals.
Topaz Jones is a loud dispatch from a soft signal. The adventurous production and everyman raps contained on his two independent LPs, “Honeymoon Suite” and “Arcade,” are knotty and funky, but also funny; “Way you rock the crop top with the hot pants, you make a … wanna do the Young Joc dance,” he spits on “Sportscar,” with all comic hubris of Kanye West in his Newark days. In the sprawling landscape of independent, unsigned rap, Jones has created his own island of infectious funk and quick-witted wordplay, a one-man band groomed on Smack DVDs, piano chords, and Outkast.
OAK & ASH
Oak & Ash is an American alternative pop/rock band based in New York City. The band formed in late 2014 and set out to change the landscape of the pop/rock scene with a variety of soulful and exciting original records. Three years after their formation, the group has played renowned venues such as The Gramercy Theatre, Irving Plaza, Webster Hall, The Paramount Theatre, and Madison Square Garden, where they had the opportunity to open for Bon Jovi. Their recordings are infectious, energetic and keep fans coming back for more.
Becoming known as the sound of Brooklyn R&B, singer/songwriter/producer and Brooklyn native Adrian Daniel has been making his mark in the recent R&B revitalization. A storyteller from the core, his music is melodic, captivating tunes and harmonies… enchanting and mesmerizing, erotic and enigmatic ear-catching songs with eclectic and progressive energy…modern R&B that slithers and shape-shifts, alluringly, propelled by a commanding falsetto, melding musical influences from Frank Ocean to Michael Jackson and Tame Impala.
New York City-based DJ Parler (par-lé) has rocked audiences and tastemakers across the world. His eclectic style and ability to move a crowd allows party goers to experience a musical journey that ranges from Hip Hop, Funk, Soul, Breaks & Rare Grooves, Reggae, Electro, Rock, 80′s & 90′s, International Sounds and more.
Parler is the producer of the acclaimed SAMPLOLOGY Mixtape Series and he has collaborated with Questlove of The Roots, Jazzy Jeff, Just Blaze, Kid Capri, Bobbito Garcia, Clark Kent, Nick Cannon, Q-Tip, Rich Medina, and many others.
Torae is the true concept of a ‘renaissance man’ – rapper, radio personality, host, entrepreneur, actor, philanthropist and overall entertainer. A Coney Island, Brooklyn NY native, Torae grew beyond the mischief of his youth and got focused on music and his career – one of the best decisions he’s ever made. Torae’s global radio show ‘The Tor Guide’ can be heard on SiriusXM Hip-Hop Nation (ch. 44) weekdays 4pm-10pm ET and Sundays 9am-12 noon ET.
Singer, Songwriter, DJ and all around artistic soul Nikki Kynard, aka Niks, began her music career performing on tour with Lil Wayne. Most recently, Niks established a passion for curating sound at exclusive events, experiences and festivals. She is a true musician that has the ability to mix many different genres within her DJ sets; disco, funk, Detroit techno, house, soul, hip hop, reggae, and dance. Being an entertainer, she often finds herself stepping from behind the DJ booth to dance with the crowd. Her energy is contagious!
The acclaimed comedian, television host and social media star challenges conventional wisdom on politics, media, religion, and pop culture on an entertaining and irreverent daily call-in show. Journalists, comics, artists, authors, activists and political figures all have a place at the table along with many special guests. You can hear John on SiriusXM Insight Channel (Ch. 121) weekdays from 2 – 5 pm ET.
Mural artist YU-BABA currently lives and works in New York, US. Most of her murals are female portraits where she reveals women’s energy, confidence and beauty. Her style involving gently folkloric or magical, dream-like themes, with somewhat mysterious and pensive female faces. YU-BABA continues to balance her love of painting large-scale public artworks with creation of canvases.
KEY DETAIL is an artist who works with painting, drawing and illustrations. Known for his unique style of large scale mural art, KEY DETAIL has been active on the street art scene since 2000s.
His art is a balanced concentration of emotional reflections on reality transformed by the prism of surreal interpretation. The artistic map of KEY DETAIL features murals and exhibitions all over the world.