in the competitive world of DJ'ing takes hard work, good fortune and talent.
New York based DJ, Melissa Nikita displays all of the above attributes and a
keen ability to consistently rock the scene.
Taking components from all over the musical map…Melissa blends hard, yet
seductive rhythms, funky tribal percussion and relentless energy into her own
style of techno madness. Based in New
York City, Melissa has cultivated relationships with some of the hottest
producers, DJs and venues on the scene. She plays at one offs all over the
International Venue’s as follows: Denon DJ, in association with Hermes
Music Mexico, Rocketerias Distribuidores, KV2 Audio PRESENTAN,
Melissa Nikita 2013 BPM Festival in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico at BAR|PALAPLAYA”,
"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.
National Venues include: Showcasing annually for the “DENON DJ” Brand at
The DJ Times Magazine, DJ Expo, Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, NJ, Casbah
Night Club, Atlantic City, 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, Club Emerald City in
Philadelphia opening for voted America's # 1 DJ / DJ Times Magazine Jonathan
Peter's, "Return 2 Paradise" at club Therapy, R. I., The Estate,
Boston, Mass. with Joe Bermudez & Masterbeat, Exit with Tony Draper, Junior
Vasquez, Float, ROXY NYC with Johnny Vicious. Tag-Teamed with DJ's from “Tronic
Treatment”, Discotheque NYC, Club Love NYC, Pacha, Tenjune, Lower Manhattan's
BLVD, Sullivan Room, BAR13's "Rite of Wednesday's", "Dirty
Blonde" Thursday's, "Heavy" Party Friday's in Union Square, NYC",
Polar Lounge, Palladium of Queens, NY,
AURA of White Plains, District 36, and hosted top talent at her residency at
the Legendary “Centro-Fly” with REACH Productions & District Promotions
which included DJ Carl Cox.
DJ's that Melissa Nikita has worked with are Chris Liebing, Mauro Picotto,
Victor Dinare, Hardcell, VTONE, Kenny Glasgow, Steve Lawler, British Murder
Boys, Mothlab, Christian Smith, Richie Santana, Johnny Vicious, Junior Vasquez,
Pulser, Justin Time, DJ Cave, Ferry Corsten, and Bart Skills.
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.
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 lyricist, vocalist and co-founder of
Valor Recordings, In the summer of 2000, Melissa Nikita released "Nikita -
Can't let you go", remixed by Jim Heinz of the Sound Factory NYC
Enterprise fame. Lyrically, Melissa was ranked on the
"All-Time" Industrial Chart at # 38 out of and topped # 1 on that
chart in December 04 (garagebands) on a vocal written for the “Rezn8r”. Melissa has also worked alongside DJ/Producer
Serge Devant. In 2007, Trackworks
Records signed Melissa Nikita as a DJ, Producer and Lyricist.
Melissa officially opened up her own events company, NIKITA|EVENTS though
“unofficially” created in 1996 and in 2012 ventured in partnership with VTONE
in TONE Productions bookings and events company. MELISSA NIKITA + VTONE
also equals “TECHTONiK”: A TECH-HOUSE DJ/ Production tag team rooted five years
PLUS. 2013 has been filled with
exciting successes for the two.
“Partners” became “company owners” with the birth of TECHTONiK Music Productions, LLC and
record releases are expected by the fall, 2013.
New York City Based “System
Recordings” signed single “Passioné”
featuring remixes by Jay Speed and Ron Costa; Italy based “ESSENCE Recordings” signed 3-track “Destino” EP featuring “Destino”, “Marciaré” & “Volo”; and Italy based “Subwoofer Records” signed 2-track “Spirits” EP featuring “Invocazioné” & “Seduzioné”. #TECHTONiKTAKEOVER
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Nikita has stamped her style in the business with new residencies &
affiliations….A constant flow of local/International bookings thru her events
company NIKITA|EVENTS & TONE Productions with VTONE; Partnering in projects
with Dub Bookings, Michael Better Promotions, Kriste Lee Productions and many
other INTL | NYC Booking/Production agencies.
Nikita is now officially endorsed and sponsored by both DENON DJ | D & M
Professionals, and is now an official “DENON DJ” and an official MARATHON Pro |
Marathon Professional Artist.
growing as an artist, performer, producer and business owner - 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.