Cliff "DJ Hurricane" Melerine is the music production instructor at Scratch Miami. He has more than 15 years experience performing, producing and engineering music. Malerine's eclectic style is reminiscent of his home town of New Orleans. He is one of Miami’s hottest producer DJs. He has worked with industry icons such as Quincy Jones, Benny Medina and the late Brandon Tartikoff. Melerine is a full-time DJ. When not teaching classes at Scratch, he can be found in the “lab” banging out beats and remixes for record labels, artists and DJs. If you’re into live remixing and mash-ups, you can catch Hurricane headlining at clubs in New Orleans, Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Mexico, Grand Caymen, Jamaica, Haiti and Costa Rica.