He was a resident dj at Rave Zone Montini and the Extreme. Stefan Melis started in 1990 in a very small afterclub called TGV. During this period he recorded his first record with a sample of the starwars movie, that would later on be released at the brand new record label, Bonzai Records; Dj Bountyhunter was born. After this, everything was going like a train for him. The 1st big gig was the love parade, then mayday and a lot of bonzai party in Germany, France, Holland, Belgium, Italy, Spain, Austria,Croatia and Bosnia, England etc.