Pete grew up in Mt.Vernon,NY, about 10 miles north of NYC. As a teenager, Pete would listen to great DJs like Jocko,Murray the K, B.Mitchell Reed,  Scott Muni, Dan Ingram, and Cousin Brucie. In recent years on CBS-FM, Pete would love to listen to Don K Reed, Bobby Jay, Bob Shannon, and Norm N Nite.

Pete started internet DJing as a hobby doing podcasts. Now he hosts and produces two great shows, Pete D's Attic of Hits and Soulful Sounds & Streetcorner Symphonies. They are heard on numerous  internet stations in the USA and abroad in the UK and Hungary.