Devilsbelt grew up on Long Island, 40 miles east of NYC.
Devilsbelt’s style is influenced by the great sample based producers of Hip Hops golden age- Rza, Havoc, Q-Tip, DJ Premier, and DJ Muggs.
Devilsbelt is a frequent collaborator of Nocturnal, a fellow CT artist. Devilsbelt produced several tracks on Nocturnal’s Truth Be Told project. The two associates also released a standalone track called “Love and Hate” which as of this printing has been played over 14k times on SoundCloud.
Devilsbelt has competed in and placed in several iStandard producer showcase contests in NYC and Hartford, CT.
He created the original score for the film “Amigo Skate Cuba” which won Best Documentary at the 2018 Miami Film Festival. He worked closely with the film’s director and producer curating the soundtrack, and is officially credited on IMDB.
Devilsbelt will release his first beat tape “ The Long Island Sound” in May of 2018. The project features guest appearances by Nocturnal and Indi Clouds. Several Devilsbelt produced tracks on Nocturnal’s next project have been completed and will be released later in 2018.