Biography of Epistaxis
|Real name / ||Mike Melendez|
|Moniker(s) / ||Mic & ike, Epistaxis, Taikonaut|
bleeding from the nose.
ORIGIN late 18th cent.: modern Latin, from Greek, from epistazein ‘bleed from the nose,’ from epi ‘upon, in addition’ + stazein ‘to drip.’
Mike Meléndez aka Epistaxis is an electronic music producer, originally from puerto rico now established in Brooklyn, NY.
The sounds are heavily influenced by electro-house/french wave of the past decade as well as everything in between. Epistaxis was born in November 2009 after a long break from making music under a different alter-ego Mic & ike. Djing clubs, Bars & just about anywhere in Puerto Rico & the NYC area for the past 2 years, receiving good feedback from the blogosphere & fellow producers he started producing his own electronic tracks which have been well received. Expect the first release in the first quarter of 2011.