Global DJ/Producer “DIRTYHERTZ” is a major label recording artist based out of San Francisco. His original productions and remixes have been supported by some of the biggest DJs in the world (Tiesto, Armin van Buuren, Paul Van Dyk, Sasha, Digweed, Paul Oakenfold, Ferry Corsten, Marcus Schulz, Nick Warren, Hernan Cattaneo & many more). Having numerous top 10 hits on record pools and charts, his extensive discography reaches beyond releases on EDM labels to radio (Kiss 100, Radio1, XM, etc.), web, video games and film.
His release “6 String Hero” (original & remixes) on Pacha Recordings hit #2, #4 & #7 on Pacha’s top 10 downloads and it topped charts & radio playlist across Europe. The track also was licensed on Pacha Summer 2011 with other heavy hitters like Bob Sinclar, Benny Benassi, Axwell, Kaskade, Moby, Steve Angello, Avicii, Tocadisco and EDX. His next major releases “Eyes closed” & “Underground” got on all of Pacha’s summer CD compilations of 2013 with the biggest names including: Armin van Buuren, Avicii, Nicky Romero, Calvin Harris, Dada Life, Zedd, W&W, Mark Knight & Fatboy Slim to name a few. 2014 has been another huge year starting with his remix of Hardkiss “Revolution”. The remix was signed to Pacha and was release on 2 of the summer compilations again. His track 7X7 on System Recordings reached #12 on Beatport’s Progressive House Top 100 releases. On the deeper side his track Hypnotic Sound on Baroque Record also made it to multiple compilations. This year is not over with many more releases in the pipeline.
Older works includes a remix of “That Day” for Dave Dresden feat. Nadi Ali, “Electofying” on Spundae (supported by Christopher Lawrence), “State of Sedation” on Pacha (Supported by Armin van Buuren, Paul van Dyke & M.I.K.I. to name a few) & “My Poison” on Looq Records (Supported by Paul van Dyk, Marcus Schulz, Nick Warren, Hernan Cattaneo & more. It also hit #4 top seller on Looq Records). His track “Revival” has been a youtube phenomena. It has been played & used for youtube projects over 7 million times.
His diverse sound has allowed him to play from outdoor festivals like LoveFest, LovEvolution, Burning Man to global brands like Spundae to art and fashion shows on some of the biggest dance floors. His residencies include world-renowned super clubs: Ruby Skye, 1015 and the legendary End Up with special guest appearances at Mezzanine, Vessel, Mighty and the Supperclub. Such talent and versatility has enabled him to play alongside global DJs such as Paul Van Dyk, Paul Oakenfold, Above & Beyond, ATB, Bob Sinclar, Ferry Corsten, Christopher Lawrence, Sander Van Doorn, Markus Schultz, Gareth Emery, Dash Berlin, DaDa Life, Darude, Marco V, Infected Mushroom, John ’00′ Fleming, Max Graham, Serge Devant, Sean Tyas, Boy George, DJ Dan, Nadia Ali, etc. He also DJed Tiesto’s private birthday party in L.A.
Not only SF Weekly honored DIRTYHERTZ as one of San Francisco’s MASTERMINDS (artists, innovators and trailblazers who are changing the Bay Area through the arts) you can always find his name on top 10 DJ charts in San Francisco bay area by popular vote year after year. With his signature style, DIRTYHERTZ has been able to broaden his appeal with regular appearances from cities in the US from L.A., Miami, Las Vegas, New York to countries like Mexico, Switzerland, Croatia, Hungary, Portugal, China & Dubai.