Green Festival Speakers

Davey D


Davey D is a Hip Hop historian, journalist, deejay, media and community activist. Originally from the Bronx, Davey D's been down with Hip Hop since since 1977 where he started out as an emcee for two crews TDK [Total Def Krew] out of Coop City and the Avengers out of the Marble Hill Section of the Bronx. he moved from New York to Cali to attend college. He's a graduate of UC Berekely

Davey Dis the current host of Hard Knock Radio a syndicated daily afternoon show that focuses on Hip Hop culture and politics. The show originates on KPFA 94.1 FM in the San Francisco Bay Area and is heard in Seattle, Atlanta, Portland and Fresno. HKR has been on the air since 1999 and was recently cited as best on air show by the EastBay Express with Davey D being voted Best on air personality.