About Kike Mayor
Born in Lima, Peru and based in Brooklyn, NY--Kike Mayor is one of the representative names of the South American underground music scene, playing a pivotal role in Peru's electronic music development for over a decade. His recent projects have been released on Drumma, Little helpers, Inmotion Music, Baile Musik and Bondage Music. His music is supported & played by artists like: Richie Hawtin, Felipe Venegas, Faster, Adrianho, Francisco Allendes, Someone Else & Butane, just to name a few.

In 2014 Kike joined forces with rising peruvian artist "He Did" forming Saint & Don't Music. This Vinyl & Digital record label has had a successful start with multiple releases from Sepp, Nina Soul, Jessica Diaz, Chad Andrew, Adrianho, Octave & Primarie and charting on Beatport's Minimal Top 100 and supported by artists like: Raresh, Felipe Valenzuela, Rhadoo, Baraso & Tini.

links: www.soundcloud.com/kike-mayor

www.soundcloud.com/saintanddont

www.facebook.com/KIKEMAYOR

How would you describe your music style, in non-technical terms?

it's a blend of deep house, minimal and techno, lots of atmosphere combined with dance floor groove.

How and why did you decide to become a DJ?

Because of my passion for music, I'm a music collector - I love to discover new music everyday

Tell us a bit about your fans.

I feel so grateful to have them, they helped me growing my career in South America for more than 10 years. They always show me their support with every release I make and always sending me their best vibes for my upcoming projects.

What are your top 3 influences? Doesn't have to musical.

Danny Howells - He showed me what is to be a DJ, the way he develops his sets is just amazing, the atmosphere, the music itself is very futuristic and atmospheric.
Ricardo Villalobos - Genius of our time, his dj sets and productions defined the sound that i love the most this days.
Raresh - Romanian techno head, the way he builds his dj sets is just amazing, you just can't stop dancing.

All-time favorite track(s)?

Halo Varga - Dark Clouds [Bluem]

What is your favorite festival, why?

Sunwaves - Romania
right now is the festival where I can find all the artists that I like.

Sonus - Croatia
the location is just fascinating, the best Artists playing there too.

What advice do you have for someone looking to book a DJ? Other than "book me!" ;)

Always be patient