dela Moon (formerly dela Moontribe) is a resident and organizer of the Moontribe Collective, whose legendary full moon gatherings have long been at the core of Southern California’s underground electronic music scene. Though renowned today for her fiery dnb/halftime sets, she has also been long been recognized for her deep, funky, and psychedelic downtempo sets. More recently, she has expanded her range into Berlin-inspired techno. Drawing these progressive influences into each environment she faces, her sets are infused with energy and raw emotion that surpasses the thresholds of any single genre.
dela has released on Desert Trax, Street Ritual, Ball of Waxx, Shivlink Records, and Soulfood Music. In early 2019, Street Ritual released “Radiant Frequencies”, a collab EP with Chief Jesta. In July 2019, her remix of Porangi’s “Stardust” (done with Mandala Affect) was released on Desert Trax. dela’s collaborative bass music project with producer Brian Saitzyk, Trikaya, has releases on Soul Resonance and Street Ritual.
Over the years, she’s played at events such as EDC, Nocturnal Wonderland, Bassrush, and Lightning in a Bottle, Symbiosis Gathering, Serenity Gathering, The Untz Festival, Oregon Eclipse Festival, Shambhala Music Festival in Canada, The Great Convergence in Egypt, Rainbow Serpent & Earth Frequency Festival in Australia, Outlook Festival in Croatia, Boom Festival and Utopia in Portugal, PsyFi in the Netherlands, Tribal Gathering in Panama, and with other Southern California crews like Terrakroma, Incognito, Compound, 6AM, Subtract Music, Synaptik Events, Noise Revolt, and Fuzzy Puddles.