Jay, DJ Artifakt, has been involved in radio broadcasting since he was in high school working as an on-air host, producer, and promotions assistant. Jay join the staff at WVAS, in 2005, to host the Sunday afternoon show titled Swing Town. He replaced Bill "Philly" Boynton, who died unexpectedly. Regarding Boynton as both a friend and mentor, Jay changed the name of the show to Bill Boynton's Swing Town. This is a continuing tribute to the well-regarded former host. Jay is a purist at heart for jazz and considers music to be his mistress.
During the football and basketball seasons he is an integral part of the ASU Sports Network .