Born August 11, 1988 in Albany, NY, Brent M Betit Aversano grew up on an eclectic diet of R&B (mom) and Rock & Roll (dad) and was hard to pin down musically. While attending a “TEEN NIGHT PARTY” at a local club where his mom was a bartender, MeloManiac was introduced to "Sandstorm". A hit single by Finland’s Trance Producer and DJ Darude, and the love affair began! A “SELF MADE” DJ/Producer/Remixer, influenced by the sounds of Tiesto, Armin Van Buuren, Daft Punk, DJ Skribble, Darude, and many more, MELOMANIAC has continued his love affair with EDM (Electronic Dance Music), by acquiring ALL the necessary tools and skills needed to tap into his natural talents.
Now a regular fixture and well sought after DJ of Albany, NY Capital District’s Night Life/Club Scene, MeloManiac has debuted at local night clubs, taverns, bars, and concert halls such as, Tailgator's, The Mine, The Metro, Zaika's, Legend's on Pearl, R-Bar, Figure Ten, Zee's, Duo Lounge, Chameleons , FuzeBox, The Washington Avenue Armory, The Sounds of Now Radio Show, DASSIT Internet Radio Resident, JACKed Beats Internet Radio Resident, The Putnam Den, Irving Plaza NYC.
In just one year of being on the ‘scene”, MeloManiac has PROUDLY shared the stage with artist’s such as 12th Planet, Devin Martin, Aylen, DJ Hollywood, D.Deluxe, DJ Skribble, and Kid Capri... MeloManiac has performed at local area shows gathering thousands in attendance that include Stuff Your Face with Bass: Life's a Beach and Stuff Your Face with Bass: Le Carnivale, MasqueRAVE, Party at Zee's, Unity: Part Six, The Sounds of Now Radio Show, and Fist Pump Friday's, Victoria Secret-Pink Nation event, Heady production's Titanic 100th Anniversary Cruise, Foam N' Glow NYC...
A Full Time Soldier of the NY Army National Guard, Brent a.k.a MeloManiac is using his skills and talents to fine tune his Trance/House/Electro Style in hopes to someday share the stage with his “IDOL” artists and producers and complete his first EP by Fall of 2012. MeloManiac is SIMPLY UNSTOPPABLE bringing you a freshness and energy that is totally, and uniquely MELOMANIAC!!