Melissa Nikita is officially endorsed & sponsored by DENON DJ.
The name “MELISSA NIKITA” has been spoken off the lips of many people in different sectors of the music business. Co-owner of TECHTONiK Music Productions, LLC; this NYC based DJ/Producer has held down residencies in some of the top clubs New York City had to offer.
Inspired IN clubs like Limelight, Palladium & Sound Factory in the late 90’s; her passion in music and DJ’ing brought her to become the resident DJ by the early 2000’s 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].
She also peppered her sound at countless nightclubs nationally as well as different festivals around the world.
Past international events have included “Denon DJ, in association with Hermes Music Mexico, Rocketerias Distribuidores, KV2 Audio presented Melissa Nikita in 2013 at the BPM Festival in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico at BAR|PALAPLAYA”. Some others included “Lollipop 5 Techno Festival” in Quebec City, Canada; “I LOVE TECHNO” festival at club Sotano in Caracas Venezuela; “Karmasutra” in Medellin Columbia; I LOVE TECHNO Tour Brazil, Peru; “Technova” Festival in The Netherlands, Amsterdam; “Dragons Dream 3” Festival in Quebec City, Canada.
Nationally she has been involved in a slew of events including The “Hpnotiq Liquors Launch Party/Hugo Boss Fashion Show @ Oceano’ in San Juan, Puerto Rico, MYLifeStyle Magazine 1 year anniversary party @ The Samsung Theater in NYC, SCEPN events/Manhattan Society Exchange playing in NY Fashion Week’s, Club Emerald City in Philadelphia opening for Jonathan Peter’s, who was voted America’s # 1 DJ in 2006 by DJ Times, “Return 2 Paradise” at club Therapy, R. I., The Estate, Boston, Mass. with Joe Bermudez & Masterbeat, Float, ROXY NYC with Johnny Vicious. Tag-Teamed with DJ’s from Tronic Treatment and NYEX at New York City’s techno hotspot Drinkland, Club Love NYC, Pacha, Tenjune, Lower Manhattan’s BLVD for the “I Love House Music” party, Trust Techno @ Club Trust, Sullivan Room, BAR13’s “Rite of Wednesday’s”, “Dirty Blonde” Thursday’s, “Heavy” Party Friday’s in Union Square, NYC", District 36 & Sankeys NYC.
Annually you can always find Melissa Nikita showcasing for the “DENON DJ” Brand at The DJ Times Magazine | DJ Expo each year.
Other DJ’s that Melissa Nikita has supported include Chris Liebing, Mauro Picotto, Victor Dinare, Hardcell, Kenny Glasgow, Steve Lawler, VTONE, British Murder Boys, Mothlab, Christian Smith, Richie Santana, Johnny Vicious, Agent Orange, Pulser, Justin Time, DJ Cave, Ferry Corsten, and Bart Skills. In 2004 Melissa Nikita was signed by both Germany based International Booking/MGMT Agency DERAGENT.DE , “The AFTERWARDS” DJ Bookings agency based in Chile, South America and The International Creative Talent Agency Inc., Los Angeles, CA.
In the booth MELISSA NIKITA, is known for her distinguishable sound & relentless energy. When she plays, you undeniably know it’s her from her first track selection, to her very last. She blends aggressive, dark, yet seductive rhythms – with multiple layers of percussive sound into her own style of techno madness.
Melissa also makes her mark in the studio, and flexes her ability to be diverse in the music scene. In the past, Melissa has played the role of DJ/Producer/featured vocalist and co-founder of Valor Recordings, Melissa assisted in production, not only for her love of Techno, but a whirlwind of other genres. She also assisted in the operations of Sub-Audeo records and acted as lyrist on some tracks; one of which was ranked on the “All-Time” Industrial Chart at # 38 out of and toped # 1 on that chart in December 04 (www.GarageBand.com).
Lyrically, Melissa has also worked alongside DJ/Producer Serge DeVant of Ultra Records. In the summer of 2000, Melissa Nikita acted as a vocalist & released “Nikita – I Want You to Know”, produced by Jim Heinz of Sound Factory NYC Enterprise fame. In October 2007, Trackworks Records has signed Melissa Nikita as a DJ, Producer and Lyricist.
Exciting successes come along with record releases featured on labels such as Nervous Records, DE-KONSTRUKT, MB Elektronics, Comade Music, Beat Therapy Records, Mind Music Recordings, Subwoofer Records, BASE Music & UNITY Records.
Constantly growing as an artist, performer and DJ, Melissa Nikita is poised to make her mark on the electronic music industry and establish herself as a force to be reckoned with on the global techno scene. …. The journey has just begun….