DJ Praying Mantis

Brad Smith

Also known as Praying Mantis
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://www.djbradsmith.com, http://www.myspace.com/djbradsmith

Discography of DJ Praying Mantis:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Give Me A Bassline / Roswell 2 Audio 1999 Crescent Records
2 The Sands Of Rho / The Year Is 1999 2 Audio 1999-09-15 Crescent Records
3 Give Me A Bassline / Roswell 2 Audio 1999 Crescent Records


Brad Smith has been playing electronic music for 18 years and is the owner of the underground label, Crescent Records.

Brad started his career in the underground Acid House and hardcore scene in 1990 at WBUL in Tampa. In 1992, Brad began his club DJing career at the infamous "Rave-O-Ween" in Tampa, Florida.

In 1998, Brad, under his moniker, DJ Praying Mantis alongside with DJ Dread started the Stateside collective Drum N Bass crew. In 2000, Brad started his mash-up/remix label, Mr. Smith's DJ Tools, with partner DJ Spice (from Friction and Spice).

In 2006, Brad returned to producing house music and started releasing tracks under the aliases Mantis, Osiris and R. Gonzalez.


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