house dj & producer
Accomplished musician and award-winning DJ, Theron Hunt has been setting the standard as one of Southern California’s most influential artists-producer for over a decade. He initiated first mastering the art of spinning vinyl records and transitioning to the latest in DJ/Producer technologies; Serato Scratch Live and Ableton. Theron has truly created a standard for what a well rounded, creative and dedicated DJ should be. It is no coincidence that his work ethic, skills and ambition has positioned him to win several awards. He has been one of the most influential DJs for the last decade in San Diego and throughout the continental US. Some of his achievements are, first place out of 20 DJs at the “DJ Spin-Off” contest- 4th and B nightclub-2002; Eventvibe’s “DJ of the Year” in 2004. Back to Back awards for “Best Resident DJ”-944 Magazine Platinum Awards in both 2006 and 2007; And most recently Theron received 944 “Reader’s Pick For Best DJ”- 2011 in San Diego. His innovative approach combined with his laid back persona has given his following a unique artistic perspective in creating and DJing music. Musically, he aesthetically refuses to conform to the status quo as he stays true to his roots of rock, 80’s, punk, old funk and breakbeats to create his own fresh style of electronic, party rockin’, breakbeats and house music. His residencies and venues include 5 star Gaslamp hot spots, such as the Ivy Hotel, Side Bar, Stingaree, Fluxx, Basic and any Fortune Industry event. During his career thus far he’s also DJ’d alongside Industry legends like Tiesto, Donald Glaude, DJ Icey, Bad Boy Bill and the Crystal Method to name a few. He has also headlined numerous events at these venues in different cities/countries: Winter Music Conference-Miami (2001-20010), Automatic Slims- Miami, Pawnshop- Miami, The Cleavelander- Miami, Roail- Austin, Balero Lifestyle Club- Switzerland, Club Rubber- OC/San Diego, Hard Rock Hotel- San Diego/Las Vegas, Drai’s- Las Vegas, Royale- Austin, Texas, See Sound Lounge-Seattle, The Ambassador- San Francisco, The Chapel- Pittsburgh, Jet Hotel- Denver and Longhis/Fleetwood’s on Front Street-Maui, HI.
Being an individual who needs to constantly conquer new challenges, Theron has branched out into the business and production side of the nightlife. With ownership in Fortune Music (with friends and business partners DJ G ROY, DJ Chris Devoy and Jason Herrick), a subsidiary of Fortune Industries, he is working on producing his own tracks, collaborating with artists, as well as using Fortune Music to release projects with top DJ/Producers such as White Noise, Donald Glaude, Charles Feelgood and Scooter and Lavelle. Fortune Music has already produced a track that hit number one on dancerecords.com, and currently have releases charting on Beatport and Itunes. Having attended Icon Collective, a music production school in Los Angeles, he has also learned many techniques in the production of music through synthesis, recording techniques and mastering. Through these relationships and experiences, Theron and his Fortune Industries/Music Family will continue to push the envelope musically, expand his network globally and rock the next dance floor in your city/country! A down to earth persona has been an imperative mantra to his growth personally and professionally. He will never turn down a handshake, or high five…for those could be the hands that can help each other out in the HOUSE we all live in!