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Nikk Skum is a Multi-Instrumentalist and Vocalist for the Electro-Metal band, MARAZENE MACHINE. He is a songwriter, producer and engineer that has been doing unorthodox and surreal manipulations of sound and music from coast to coast for over a decade...
His production skills have gained recognition by producers of the Matrix:Revolutions, having 3 of his songs featured on the DVD... Also getting the 'nod' from industry megaforces Tommy Lee and Nikki Sixx of MOTLEY CRUE for his band's version of the classic song 'LIVE WIRE' which was mixed and produced by Nikk and Marazene Machine.. Also, you can hear his synth programming/production on the latest Methods of Mayhem record (Most notably the single 'Only One' featuring Tommy Lee[motley crue] and Chino Moreno[Deftones])
He has been bringing his audio productions to the stage as a frontman/performer on numerous national and international tours with artists such as Bile, Mushroomhead, American Headcharge and Otep to name a few..
He can also be found organizing and hosting music and performance based events.. Currently a weekly Sunday night residency as DJ/Event Coordinator at Chicago's Premier Metal Club, EXIT.