New Jersey born DJ MilkyMike has been moving with the shakers of this dj game for over a decade.
He got his start dj’ing at an early age at local parties & school dances. Through college he aroused crowds with nightly performances at local nightclubs & bars. He continues to make them sweat at the swankiest night spots, pleasing crowds with his versatile & unique style.
Attended & studied at NYC’s #1 technical recording institute (S.A.E) where he finished and completed the maximum amount of lab hours achievable, & an associates degree in Recording Engineering. It was here that he learned not only did he have passion for playing songs but also the arrangement of songs and vast arrays of equipment being used to create music as well. From this point on he had aspirations of owning his own studio, but for the meantime had to intern in numerous studios all over NYC as a source of income. The Garden State great was forced to juggle a full time DJ schedule alongside trying to maintain any internship available. With his growing notoriety came many opportunities all over NYC, NJ, PA & LAS VEGAS with strong following members to support a number of his different projects. Some projects would include his mixtape series & music production. Often, He is referred to as NJ’s top prodigy for his extensive discography, his CD mix tape fan base and song production (remixes). All of which can be found available for free downloads on websites such as http://SoundCloud.com/djmilkymike
Having performed at NYC/ NJ’s stature of renowned night clubs, he has gained the attention of local tastemakers and celebrities. Solidifying & maintaining residencies at various night clubs, he has headlined for Harrah’s Casino & Resort’s “The Pool” in Atlantic City and has taken prominent NYC dance floors such as Pacha (S.F), & Webster Hall by storm.
He has also DJ’d along side the entire Hot 97.1 FM’s DJ roster including: DJ FunkMaster Flex, DJ Mister Cee, DJ Cipha Sounds & Drewski, DJ Camilo, DJ Enuff, Dj Wallah, DJ Kast One, Dj Naim, DJ Absolute, Big Dennis Rivera & L-Boogs. He has also had the pleasure of spinning with the likes of NYC’s #1 Pop Radio Station 92.3 NOW FM’s dj roster & on air personalities.
Other acclamations include premiering on MTV 2, MTV’s “REAL LIFE” taping & also privately for the cast of the hit series “JERSEY SHORE”. He has been seen on Channel 11 News, NY. Also has headlined with MTV’s Jersey Shore: Dj Pauly D, Skam Artist Dj Lil Jon; performed with multi platinum recording artists Nicki Minaj & Jason Derulo; & accompanied by A-List Celebrity actress Meagan Good.He has been seen in Las Vegas Nevada’s Nightlife in spots such as Mario Blarth’s King Ink inside the Mirage Casino.
Commended regularly for his keen sense of crowd control, he has also been praised for his unique musical direction and song selection. With his increasing mainstream popularity, he possesses a unique style, coupled with a dedicated work ethic and an open-mindedness to experiment with many different types of music. With plans to propel his original material into the mainstream, His goal is to manage to stay on the forefront of the music industry and set standards for those in the background.