music lover, writer, producer & dj
the sounds of philaDELphia
Hailing from the city of brotherly love, philaDELphia, DEL has had a successful career with the world's largest healthcare company while maintaining his passion for music throughout his life. DEL is a senior editor for the leading house music publication in America, 5 MAGAZINE. His monthly column, FOUNDATIONS, has connected music fans across generations. DEL has created edits and original productions including “NO FAKE” on Ospina Digital, which peaked at #68 onTraxsource.
Having played at seminal parties across the U.S. and abroad such as Shelter (NYC), Afternoon Delight (Miami/LA), Dive / Souleil (San Diego),Sundae / Shakedown / PEX (Philly); with the legends of music including Timmy Regisford, Danny Krivit, Jellybean, John Morales, Spinna, Kenny Dope, Black Coffee, and Soul Clap; through his residencies – Do You Wanna Boogie?, Mi Casa Es Su Casa (Mexico / U.S.), and Foundations; as a DJ on WDFM; and with his experience across genres… DEL always shares his positivity, energy, and SOUL!
DEL credits his relationship with his late brother Jimmy (award winning club lighting engineer) and the incredible DJs at the legendary clubs, The Second Story and Catacombs, as the foundation for why and how he plays. Dancers and music lovers know that when DEL is in the middle of it, SOMEBODY’S GONNA GET HURT & HAVE FUN!