Music is his savior and DJ Hecktik continues to save us all with outstanding style and incomparable skill.
At the tender age of 13 Josh Stanford, better known as Dj Hecktik began to experiment with DeeJaying through a local youth in Montecito "ELMO" his youth group leader (Kris Watanabe) was a Dj. Attending youth group classes in exchange for DJ lessons helped change his life for the better & so did the music. Once he started in 1993 he never stopped. Now having over 20 years of experience, Hecktik gives back as much as he can, he is Santa Barbara Counties most established Turntablist. Performing at weddings, music festivals, private parties, events, nightclubs and more. Consistently dominating DJ battles "Hecktik" has been featured in DJ Times magazine and Scratch Magazine as well as being highly sought after as a radio mix show producer. Dj Hecktik currently performs regularly on a radio station called "103.3 The Vibe" KVYB & has been for the past 10 years. He has also performed on KPAT "95.7 the Beat", KISS 107.7FM, and 91.9 KCSB. Hecktik is performing all over Santa Barbara and Ventura counties, and has also performed on stage, and in the studio, with hip hop artists such as KRS-ONE, G-Eazy, Too Short, ZION-I, T-Pain, GZA from the Wu-tang Clan, Talib Kweli, DJ Mustard & YG, 2 Live Crew, DPG, Slum Village and more. Check him out on line at www.djhecktik.com