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 - Melissa Nikita


The name "MELISSA NIKITA" has been spoken off the lips of many people in different sectors of the music business for over 18 years. MELISSA NIKITA is not only a DJ, Producer, & Lyricist; but also co-owner of TECHTONiK Music Productions, LLC. Deriving as a vocalist/lyricist when she was only 6 years old, to an internationally recognized DJ by the time she was 22, MELISSA NIKITA was poised to make her mark on the electronic music scene and establish herself as a staple in the business. Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, NY was where Melissa was raised in a Sicilian household where both her parents urged & supported her passion in music. In 1989, Melissa studied under Professor Aldo Bruschi’s [of The Juilliard School] as a vocal/piano student. Fast forward 10 years later was when MELISSA NIKITA recorded her first record, a Freestyle track later to be remixed by the legendary Jim Heinz of the Sound Factory NYC enterprise fame. Inspired by clubs like Limelight, Palladium & Sound Factory; her interest in music productions began by this time, and she was already the resident DJ by 2001 at NYC’s hot-spot’s “Centro Fly [Thursday’s]” as well as club “EXIT” supporting NYC legends Tony Draper [Friday’s] & Junior Vasquez [Saturday’s]. In the booth, MELISSA NIKITA blends aggressive, yet seductive rhythms, tribal / technohouse percussion and relentless energy into her own style of techno madness. By the mid-2000’s; MELISSA NIKITA was playing festivals all around the world supporting talent like Hardcell in Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Justin Time in Montreal & Kenny Glasgow in Quebec, Canada and headlined the “I LOVE T ECHNO” branded tour multiple times thru numerous cities in countries Columbia, Venezuela, Peru, Brazil; South America. MELISSA NIKITA has also played with DJ’s Mauro Picotto, MOT HLAB, Chris Liebing, Steve Lawler, VTONE, Christian Smith, Jonathan Peters, Johnny Vicious to name a few, at venues like ROXY, Pacha, Sullivan Room, BAR13 & District36. In 2012, MELISSA NIKITA became endorsed and sponsored by both DENON DJ | D & M Professionals as an “OFFICIAL DENON DJ” & MARATHON PRO as a Marathon Professional Artist. In recent times, MELISSA NIKITA + VTONE formed TECHTONiK Music Productions, LLC and share the studio as a TECH-HOUSE / TECHNO Production duo.http://s now include labels such as System Recordings (US) ) featuring remix work by RON COSTA & others with Essence Recordings (ITALY) & Subwoofer Records (ITALY) to name a few... #TECHTONiKTAKEOVERAs of 2014, MELISSA NIKITA can now be found DJ’ing at “Sankey’s” in NYC.