Setrise aka Melle Bakker is the teenage sensation from The Netherlands who at only 18 is already an accomplished DJ, producer, label head honcho, a&r, radio show host, pr. manager and columnist. He is taking Multi tasking to another level and the skills and confidence for such a young guy is immediatly noticeable when you meet him.
His Radio Sessions are weekly broadcasted in Dutch on DeepFM and in English on over 20 FM stations from New-Zealand to the US. Support on Melle Bakker’s productions comes from fellow DJ’s Armin Van Buuren, Tiësto, Ferry Corsten, and Paul Van Dyk plus an A-Z of other top names. Setrise has already been remixing upon request for names such as Benny Benassi, Three Drives, Dave202 and Roger Shah. These productions have up to now been relased on labels such as Spinnin’, New State, Armada Music, Black Hole Recordings and of course his own Sunset to Sunrise Recordings. Besides this Melle Bakker also produces house/techno music under other aliases. Setrise has already been named by MIXMAG as; ‘Breathless and full of promise’.
Besides the good words about Setrise’s productions, tongues are starting to wag around the global trance community about Setrise’s radio and live performances that showcase a variety of stylish sounds for the club or big room with massive breakdowns. Already having performed at various house and trance events in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Eindhoven, Leeuwarden and hometown Utrecht, Setrise is now playing at a number of large house and trance events alongside names like Cosmic Gate, Lange, Johan Gielen, Rank 1, Jochen Miller and Stoneface & Terminal in- and outside the Netherlands.
Now recognised as the the most sucsessfull teenager in the trance world, Setrise future is full of promise and he is putting the wheels in motion to become another Dutch global dominator!