Lucas Talebli, aka DJ Haunta, has fans around the world and some 2,600 followers on his Soundcloud page.
Andrea Zito Lucas Talebli
Other DJs sample his dark brand of dubstep in their sets, and it really works on the dance floor.
Most of these people don't know he's 14.
Talebli is a high school freshman, and dubstep is his thing. Datsik and the artists on his Firepower Records label are favorites, but outside of that, Lucas' tastes veer largely towards the underground.
As influences and favorites, he lists a bunch of obscure acts he discovered through the online music community.
Check out how he got his DJ name. It's adorable.
"I went to this DJ name creation website that told me to choose a word and add an 'a' at the end," Talebli says. "My music is dark, and I wanted a name that fit with it."More »