My name is Dan Digs and I live in Los Angeles, California.
I’m a music TV and radio host,
burrito thought leader.
I’m way into championing incredible music, seeking out inventive beats and bleeps, basslines and rhymes, and shining a spotlight on anything and anyone that pushes music and its surrounding culture forward. Also, burritos.
I write songs under the name SUNRAYYS.
Listen to them here.
It’s a monthly audio adventure in leftfield beats, electronic soul, and experimental sounds.
Expect to hear a curated mix of
brand new tracks,
deep cut throwbacks,
conversations with today’s most innovative musicians,
guest DJ sets live in studio.
Listen back to previous episodes here.
I have also produced instrumental tracks and remixes under the name Dan Digs,
which have received airplay on KCRW and other fine radio stations,
Listen to them here.
You can watch my latest producer and host reel here.
You can watch the first episode of my new show Backstage with Dan Digs,
featuring James Lavelle in conversation,
I am currently Head of Music Content & Curation at will.i.am‘s fashion and technology company, i.am+.
I also executive produced the last three seasons of Crate Diggers,
a show that focuses on vinyl aficionados and their love of wax,
During this time I told the stories behind the record collections of
You can watch full episodes of the show at the FM.tv site
on your iPhone or iPad via the free Fuse TV app.
You can catch me DJing live around Los Angeles
at the city’s finest music venues
Ace Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles
Ace Hotel Palm Springs.
“It’s a stellar update on the best modern grooves available, so tune in–we don’t remember radio ever sounding quite so smooth.” – Okayplayer
Previous guests on my radio shows have included Gilles Peterson,
Stream all radio show episodes
my other specialist DJ sets
on Mixcloud here.
Previously I partnered with the music playlist app Noon Pacific to become
the flagship host and music director
a month-long pop-up radio station
of curated DJ sets and live artist performances direct from
the Noon Pacific Live space
In case you’re not familiar,
Noon Pacific is
a weekly mixtape of the best songs expertly hand-picked from the best music blogs.
Along with over 200,000 other listeners,
discover the latest and greatest in music
with 10 new songs delivered to your phone every Monday at noon
(Pacific time, obviously).
Get the app for free here.
Head to noonpacific.com to catch up on
I love creating forward-thinking, innovative, and entertaining music content,
shining a spotlight on artists who deserve it,
going on adventures,
and telling amazing stories.
Born in New Zealand and raised in Hong Kong and the UK, I lived and worked
in London, Nagoya, and Seattle for two years each before moving to LA.
In 2014, filmmaker Joshua Woollen and I founded California Electric,
a custom video and music production agency based in Venice, California.
Find out more about our work here.
Previously I was a host and senior producer on NUVOtv’s The Collective music show.
You can watch my segments here.
I have, at some stage or another, worked behind the scenes and in front of the mic
George FM in Auckland
KEXP 90.3FM in Seattle.
You can read my music writing here.
You can also grab free downloads of tracks and DJ mixes that I’ve showcased on DanDigs.com here.
It’s great to meet you.