Initially drawn to DJing because of a love of Hip-Hop and interest in scratching records Anton Pearson bought his first Technics 1200 turntable circa 1997. He started DJing at shows in 1999. From 2002 to 2003 Anton was the resident DJ (with DJ Espada as well) at the now infamous Loring Pasta Bar Hip-Hop night at the same time he was entering DJ battles and won the local Guitar Center battles both years progressing to regional finals. He also entered the Scribble Jam DJ Battle in 2002 and made it to the final four round. DJ Anton has played numerous shows over the years including opening for Slum Village with the Interlock All-stars at the Twin Cities Hip Hop festival & opening for Buck 65 while DJing for Twisted Linguistics.
Anton also currently DJs around town in Minneapolis having recently played on the Fifth Element stage at Soundset along with opening up for Flosstradamus. You can also listen in to Rhymesayers Radio where Anton is a rotating DJ. Over the years Anton has become known for playing all types of music from Hip-hop all the way to Electronic with some Funk and Soul in between.