No party is complete with a rocking playlist. And some people are so good at making playlists (and mixing them together to create their own original sounds), that they can make a career of it. And that is why we will always have major respect for DJs.
These 10 gals have proven that the world of electronic and dance music isn't just a boy's club. In fact, some girl power can do the music industry and the club scene a whole lot of good. With their wild talent and ear for the hottest mixes, these women have risen up to become some of the coolest It Girl DJs on the scene right now.
Whether they're globetrotting to music festivals or spinning some tunes at one of our very own NYLON bashes, they seriously know how to get the party started—and their Instagrams give us a peek into their ultra-cool lives both in and out of the DJ booth. Flip through the gallery to see (and follow) the music-makers on our radar.
Australian DJ Anna Lunoe may have gotten her start spinning her favorite tunes on her radio show and in clubs, but her innovative mixing style has lead her to create her own eclectic tracks. Frequently mixing future bass with house and rap with Baltimore Club, Lunoe has developed her own distinctive style.