Victoria’s #1 party-rocking DJ, Speedyshoes has been doing his thing in the province’s capital city since 2005 (though DJ’ing since 2002), and has established himself as one of the most talented and respected dj’s the city has seen. The recipe for his success? Start with smooth, seamless mixes and blends. Add in some cuts, quick-mixing style and live remixes. Sprinkle in tasteful track selection, and a 6th sense for knowing what the crowd wants. Finish with an ear for the funky & soulful, and there you have it! It’s this versatility, along with his love & knowledge of music that enables him to Rock any crowd.
Aside from playing at damn near every club in Vic, As well as all over Western Canada, Some of his accomplishments include: co-founded “New Era Radio”- a weekly underground hip-hop radio show on CFUV 101.9 (the University of Victoria’s campus station), DJ for the rap group "The Pocket Kings", and was a finalist in the 2008 Victoria Red Bull 3style Competition.
He currently is the resident DJ at one of Victoria's busiest nightclubs, Upstairs Cabaret every Friday and Saturday.
Earlier this year he solidified his title as Victoria's best party-rocker by winning the 2012 Red Bull 3Style DJ Competition.
Perhaps most impressive is list of artists & DJ’s he has shared the stage with: Snoop Dogg,Ice Cube,Warren G, B-Real, Tech N9Ne,Talib Kweli,The Clipse,Obie Trice,D12,Royce da 5’9,Lloyd Banks ,Joe Budden,Fat Joe,The Game,Tha Dogg Pound,Bone Thugs N Harmony,Souls of Mischief,Masta Ace,Chino XL,Blue Scholars,Common Market,Sweatshop Union,Josh Martinez,Moka Only,Maestro,DL Incognito,Choclair & Beduoin Soundclash. DJ’s: Jazzy Jeff, Questlove, A.Vee, Starting From Scratch, Baby-yu, Dopey, 4korners, Jr. Flo, Skratch Bastid, Wristpect & many more!