FIST (Fun is Still Transgressive) is a party series known for its celebration of underground music and inclusive atmosphere. Founded by Daniel Leyva in 2016, FIST events offer a safe space for LGBTQ+ individuals and allies to dance and connect through techno and electronic music. With a focus on pushing boundaries and fostering community withink our bookings, FIST parties have become a staple in the alternative nightlife scene. FIST holds a residency at BASEMENT and have toured internationally. 

︎︎︎Fister illustrations in collaboration with Andrej Ujházy

FIST engages the visibility of communities of otherness through techno in NYC. Unify to help us combat the status quo, fight mediocrity, and strive for new spaces that embrace the movement of a new culture. Annihilate hate. Join the chant. In tribute to radical fun.



Collaboration graphics used on our social media. We comission illustrators and designers to utilize our FIST logo and incorporate an energetic scene to create a banner graphic.
Artists included: lord_flufflord ︎ jusomor ︎ johann.freitas ︎ pslala ︎ spaceheadtr ︎ clochefolle ︎ witnesstheabsurd

FIST MIX series artworks featuring mixes that release monthly.
Listen to the mixes here