Mike Huckaby

Michael Huckaby (c. 1966 – April 24, 2020) was an American DJ who produced electronic music.

Mike Huckaby
Born
Michael Huckaby

1966 (1966)
Died (aged 54)
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
OccupationDisc jockey
Years active1995–2020

BiographyEdit

He began his DJ career in 1995 playing a combination of Detroit techno, groove, and jazz music.[1]

Between 1992 and 2005, he worked at Record Time, a record shop in Roseville, Michigan, as the buyer for the store's dance section.[2].

Huckaby died April 24, 2020, aged 54 from complications following a stroke. He also tested positive for COVID-19.[3]

DiscographyEdit

  • Deep Transportation Vol. 1 (1995)
  • Deep Transportation Vol. 2 (1997)
  • The Jazz Republic (1997)
  • Harmonie Park Classics Vol. 1 (2002)
  • Classics Series Vol. 2 (2004)
  • My Life With The Wave (2007)
  • Sessions (2007)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pearl, Max (March 27, 2014). "MIXED BY Mike Huckaby". Vice. Retrieved April 26, 2020.
  2. ^ Matos, Michaelangelo (April 27, 2020). "Remembering Mike Huckaby, a Towering Figure in Detroit House Music". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved April 27, 2020.
  3. ^ McCollum, Brian (April 25, 2020). "Mike Huckaby, influential Detroit techno-house DJ and instructor, dies at 54". Detroit Free Press. Retrieved April 26, 2020.