Portland, United States
Damon Kaiser aka DefCon1, started DJ'ing in 1991 at the age of 19. His breakthrough came in 1993 when he and Harold Kuppers premiered the influential Portland, OR house nightclub, Panorama. Since then, he has performed from coast to coast, including cities such as Seattle, Tacoma, Portland (OR), San Francisco, Atlanta, Miami, West Palm Beach, Orlando, Daytona, Jacksonville, Melbourne (FL), and Tampa. He has also formed, with fellow DJ's Chris Savenetti and Matinee Cowboy, the Vinyl Trybe collective and record label.