by Ryan Snyder

Real name: JD Daniels DJ handle: DJ Reckless What it means: I really like Young & Reckless clothing, and my favorite hat says RECKLESS on it, so I adopted that as my name.What I play: Primarily club-oriented hip hop and a little bit of Top 40.Catch me at: I’m usually at the Q Lounge in Greensboro and Club CO2 in Winston- Salem.Upcoming shows: I have a standing gig every Saturday at the Q Lounge.Got in the game: I started DJ-ing two years ago.Why I do it: I know it sounds cliché, but I really do it for the love of music.Influences: My biggest are definitely DJ Middleground, DJ Dewane and DJ Kimo.First pro gig: My first show ever came at Club CO2.Studio work: None, it’s not really my thing.Signature mix: Check out the “Reckless Baltimore Club Mix” on my SoundCloud page at playlist: I listen to lots of mistakes and a lot of hip hop.Favorite albums: Trey Songz — Anticipation, Outcast — Speakerboxxx/The Love Below, Kayne West — Late Registration My gear: Serato, Technics turntables and Numark NS6.Website: