Born and raised in McAllen, Texas, Rey Aguilar started DJing at the young age of 12. Being influenced by the early 90's of hip-hop and the beginning stages of house music. At 17, Rey held many residencies in McAllen, and also Monterrey, Mexico playing alongside a host of different DJs such as Chris Fortier, John Acquaviva, Steve Porter, Bad Boy Bill, MC Flipside, Austin Leeds, Steve Aoki and Lazaro Casanova. Rey soon began dabbling around with music production programs aiming on his own tracks. One of his edits he did of Norm Talley - The Journey has gotten big support from Cocoons and Poker Flat's, Argy. More work and original productions began to get notice from more prominent names and soon after signed his first EP of music to Chris Fortier's Fade Records, and then to Lazaro Casanovas petFoodfrom Miami. Now at only 21 years of age, this is only the beginning for Rey Aguilar.
Cover design by Ben Mautner (www.benmautner.com).