Merky

MERKY

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Merky started at the age of 18 in the South of The Netherlands in a discotheque called Liberty together with dj Freejazz. In 1991 he organized 2 parties by the name of ... read more

Biography

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands Netherlands
Genre: House, Trance

Merky started at the age of 18 in the South of The Netherlands in a discotheque called Liberty together with dj Freejazz.

In 1991 he organized 2 parties by the name of Amazing Discoveries with a couple of mates from the south. The Amazing Discoveries parties were a huge success.

In 1995 he moved to Utrecht (NL) where he played at several parties and was one of the resident dj’s of a club called Wooloomoolloo. In this period he played with dj’s like Erick E, Marco V, Michel de Hey, Angelo and Marcello.

In the summers from 1999 till 2004 he was resident at a popular beachclub at Bloemendaal. During these summers, Merky played at the famous beach festival “Beachbop” together with dj’s like Tiesto, Ferry Corsten, Erick E and Agnelli & Nelson.

Merky spent the next couple of years playing at several parties in Utrecht, Tilburg, Amsterdam and Rotterdam. In 2003 Merky moved to Amsterdam.

In Amsterdam Merky had several gigs at various parties where amongst, New-years eve near the Dam and Queens day at the Nieuwmarkt. Next to this he became the dedicated dj for the Ghanasi parties. The Ghanasi foundation initiates and supports projects to improve health care and education in Ghana and is founded by Georgina Kwakye. Furthermore he had a few gigs abroad in Italy (Plan de Corones, Fifth season), Germany and Belgium.

In the last year Merky has put his focus on producing. This year he made a remix for the German band Wolfsheim and did some producing with producer, dj and friend Jeremy Norris (UK).

Loving to make and play the music, Merky hopes to see you around at one of his gigs….

Well, New York is waiting at the moment so Merky has gotta move on…. Maybe C U there…

Thanks for visiting and voting.

Cheers for now…