Tei Shi is the moniker of Los Angeles-based Colombian-Canadian singer, songwriter, and producer Valerie Teicher. Growing up between Bogotá, Colombia and Vancouver, BC, Tei Shi's ever-changing environment and cross-cultural identity has influenced her unique visionary pop that blends R&B and electro-pop with her South American roots. Her self-released debut EP Saudade arrived in 2013 and the success of both that release and her second EP Verde soon led to two stellar albums on Downtown Records.
Her exclusive guest DJ mix for Midnight in a Perfect World proudly displays her wide-ranging influences as well as contemporary favorites. Along the introspective sonic journey she shares an handful of Latin songs both new and old, inspirational songs by Dusty Springfield, Minnie Riperton, and Prince, standout 2020 tracks by Caribou and Thundercat, and closes things up with a premiere of her brand new single "Goodbye."
|Midnight in a Perfect World||Intro|
|Dusty Springfield||No Easy Way Down|
|Willie Colón & Héctor Lavoe||Que Lío|
|Juan Luis Guerra||Frío Frío|
|Thundercat||Fair Chance (feat. Ty Dolla $ign & Lil B)|
|Quantic & Nidia Góngora||Que Me Duele?|
|Minnie Riperton||Memory Lane|
|The Floaters||Float On|
|Fruko y Sus Tesos||El Preso|
French electronic musician and filmmaker Rone shares a cinematic and whimsical guest DJ mix for Midnight In A Perfect World that stitches together beautiful ambient and neo-classical passages with IDM explorations and other transportive electronic sounds.
Fresh off the release of his debut album 'Your Hero Is Not Dead,' London-based musician Westerman shares a guest DJ mix for Midnight In A Perfect World full of timeless and restorative songs by legends such as Miles Davis, Neil Young, Cocteau Twins, and more.
Fresh off the release of his 5th studio album Blizzards, British electronic producer Nathan Fake puts his sharp ear for cutting-edge electronic rhythms and innovative sound design on full display throughout his guest DJ mix.