What can be said about Marea Stamper that hasn’t already been said? Better known as The Black Madonna, the Kentucky native crafts eclectic electronic sets that have garnered her well deserved attention from around the world. It doesn’t matter if she’s playing to a crowd of six thousand festival goers in the English midlands or at her hometown club for three hundred people, Stamper provides an energy that many would call infectious.
But it’s not just her musical ability that’s earned The Black Madonna a hefty reputation worldwide. Having grown up in Salvation Army daycares, fighting against the struggle of poverty, the change in her lifestyle induced by being a top class house music DJ has had no impact on her ability for empathy and her sense of humility has laid the foundation for amazing work beyond the DJ booth. Although she’s reluctant to label herself an…