M A N I K (aka Chris Manik) is a New York City born and bred Music Producer/Songwriter/DJ who’s tastes reach beyond the dance floor.
With releases on Ovum, Culprit, Hot Creations, and Real Tone, M A N I K had a huge 2011 and 2012. In his short time on the scene, he’s received accolades from XLR8R, VIBE, Mixmag, DJ Mag and more.
M A N I K’s innovative sound covers all genres. His diverse synths and analog gear mimic Electronica, House, Nu-Disco, Funk, Deep House, and Acid. His Free download//Edit series on Soundcloud has also garnered much attention from blog sites like Hypem, Golden Scissors and more.
Chris has played in renowned venues such as Fabric London, Gipsy Moscow, Cielo NYC, Standard Hotel L.A, Panorama Bar Berlin, and has filled clubs in almost one hundred cities across the globe from Tokyo to Milan to Miami to Chicago.
M A N I K is currently working on his sophomore album, which includes brand new solo material. He is also collaborating with fellow house giant, Burnski, on two singles for Culprit and Real Tone. Additionally, M A N I K is expanding his musical genius and launching a guitar-electro band based out of Brooklyn, NY.
Undoubtedly, 2013 is going to be a massive year for M A N I K, as he continues to enhance the EDM landscape.