DJ Dossier

David "CIK" Sankey on How the SWAT Team Busted Up His Rave Set

Underground dance parties are kinda like a second home to Tempe resident David Sankey. Or, more specifically, his beat-juggling alter ego CIK. Pick up one of those typically cartoonish four-color fliers for the next big off-the-radar affair or desert party and its almost guaranteed you'll see the 36-year-old's moniker listed amidst a sea of other local DJs (usually sandwiched between Robotek and Mando). For instance, you can catch him at next month's Bubble Bobble 5 in Mesa.

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Benjamin Leatherman is a staff writer at Phoenix New Times. He covers local nightlife, music, culture, geekery, and fringe pursuits.