U.S. based Peaceful (real name Hunter Barker) resides in the vibrant city of Charlotte, NC. While always possessing a strong affinity for dance music, he has been honing his craft as a DJ since 2004, with countless influences along the way. Growing up playing guitar and saxophone in his youth played a key role in developing the deeper, more soulful side of his musical ear. His multi-genre sets and relentless dedication to delivering quality underground sounds to the masses are rivaled by few in the dance music industry today.
With Peaceful in the driver’s seat, he delivers Broken Beat centered sets that touch on a multitude of different genres such as Drum & Bass, Glitch Hop, Breakbeat, Future Bass, Chillout, Ambient and many other groundbreaking forms of electronic music. Always eclectic and ever changing, musical versatility is likely to be his greatest asset. His sets are setup to blend the best of the best in those various styles and keep you guessing as to what will be coming next.
Drawing from an unquenchable thirst to push the boundaries of dance music, Peaceful digs deep to compile groovy track selections that artistically bridge the gap between fantasy and actuality. In this EDM revolution that has captured the imagination of a new generation of music lovers, he will continue to release fresh mix sets in an effort to expand the global imprint of the many different forms of Broken Beat music. The journey continues while the beat goes on.