Brad Smith is one of the founding fathers of Electronic Dance Music in Florida since its very beginning. He also was one of a handful of people to pioneer the sub-genre of Florida Breaks. He is the owner of the underground label, Crescent Records. He has been DJing since 1992, playing over 1000 DJ gigs under the aliases DJ Brad Smith, Mr. Smith, Spit 'n' Blood, Sleven and Praying Mantis. Also, he has been producing his own music since 1992 and releasing tracks since 1996 with over 350 releases under his belt and has charted 33 tracks on the Beatport top 100 charts for Progressive House, Electro House, House, Glitch Hop and Dubstep.