Originally hailing from Louisville, KY, Akira's career in the electronic dance music scene spans nearly two decades. His previous residencies include Sparks in Louisville, KY and Club Hell in Providence, RI.
Akira has played parties with talents such as General Midi, LE MATOS, Dara, Dave Aude, DJ Venom, Adam X, Bella Morte, The Rain Within, Protector 101, God Module, Simply Jeff, The Autobots, NAPT, and Überzone, to name a few.
He currently heads the promotional crew Ballistic Entertainment, spins synthwave on "The Neon Vault" on radio station KSUN 95.9 FM, and hosts the Synthwave/Outrun live concert series Seventh Wave.
His musical styles include Synthwave, Deep House, Breaks, Liquid Funk, EBM and industrial. No matter what Akira brings to the decks, he's guaranteed to rock it.