Who is dj kickit?


DJ KICKIT is an energetic open format female DJ from San Antonio and now resides in Austin, Texas.  Born in Mexico, Karla has a strong rooted background in latino culture and pride. Her first love of music stems from the age of 4 as a former drummer, violinist, rapper, and on-air personality.

Her mixing style of blending classic hip-hop, funk, and Latino favorites have been recognized throughout the country.  She was recently featured on Pitbull’s Globalization on SiriusXM with legendary DJ Laz on his segment LIVE FROM THE 305.  In 2018, her tribute mix to Hip-Hop group A Tribe Called Quest was on rotation during the "A Cypher in Queens" exhibition in New York City and received an honorary mention by sculpture artist Sherwin Banfield.

She continues to perform throughout Texas with a weekly residencies throughout Austin, TX.  From Taco Tuesdays at Gabriela’s to New York & Miami, and across the globe, you can’t miss a chance to dance to KICKIT’s music selection of badass beats.

I feel like I have something to prove not only to myself but to all Latina girls in the world.” - DJ KICKIT