JD SAMSON

An international icon of the LGBTQ community, JD’s career as a singer, producer and DJ has landed her at the intersection of music, art, activism, and fashion.  Most known as the lead singer of Brooklyn-based band/art/performance collective MEN, JD is also one third of the Feminist Dance Punk Performance Project, “Le Tigre”. Since their inception, MEN has toured extensively around the world, from LA and New York to Moscow and Shanghai to Paris and Sydney, performing with the likes of Gossip, Peaches, and CSS. With MEN’s latest release, Labor, and a handful of other audio projects in the works, JD shows no sign of stopping her evolution as a creative force of nature.