Born in Denver and raised in Brighton, CO, Erik moved to Illinois almost 10 years ago. The last 8 being in Roger's Park and Edgewater neighborhoods. Erik has been an intern at Schubas and booked his first sold out show there with Outlaw Family Band and JT and the Clouds. During that same time he began his apprecticeship as a DJ at fig media. He has now been a Resident Artist at fig media for close to four years and over 350 events, 101 of them just last year. Ranging from small neighborhood bar, the Sovereign to downtown bar Rockit Bar and Grill.