Shany Ray a.k.a. Zoran Jankovic (Swiss/Germany/Greece) is a fusion of an 28-years journey through the world of music. As a result, over the years, many collaborations as well as good friendships with studios, especially with musicians all over the world that still exist, have been built. ….from Jazz to Funk, from House over Deep House…
The idea to add handmade rythms to electronic music comes up after visiting Tel Aviv in `91 and be on one of the first events from the City Series by Global Underground with Tony De Vit …after that inspired with some other`s techno and electro music Dj`s Shany Ray started played in clubs around the Europa and Nord America, …Berlin, Frankfurt, Athen, Belgrade,Budapest, Paris, Barcelona, Miami, L.A., NY …and clubs like Tresor, U60311, Cocoon, Temple, Alemagou, Planitario,Douala, Space, Mondmilch Bar, Dachkantine, Supermarket, Cafe Del Mar, Nikki Beach, Ministry of Sound and more…events, festival`s …
From then on, he become welcomed artist all around the world …
Gayle Sun, Dr.Motte, Len Faki (Lamonde), No Rabbitz, Sven Väth, Tony De Vit, Carl Cox, Laurent Garnier, Dj Vee Rush, miss Anna Maria Harakopou (AMX), Ms.Lefki,…and many many more…are just some of the artist with who Shany shared the stage till now and supported with life percussion beat´s …including studio work for film and theater production by Universal Music Studio`s (USA)
Today Shany Ray is working for his ” studio percussion and drums development project-TheArtOf Percussion” …and like resident percussionist-artist and live-act for the Greek/USA label „OutOf Home-GoTo House“ together with the founder and co-owner No Rabbitz aka Konstantinos Tsifetakis from Sitia/Greece and same label co-owner Vynal K.
…breakdown of „Random Noise Music Label” (co-founder/owner) in the year 2015, Shany Ray started new projekt with his friend and musicians, producer and dj-artist Michael Peschke.
…beginning of partnership and together art work on establishment on there`s new art-label „BehindWaves“
…in summer 2015 Shany Ray supported/play for the first time in Greece live with AMX aka Anna Maria Harakopou (Proton Radio, HomeBase Radio, Best Radio 92.6, +Soda Club) the together work and stage-mood is soon coming back to you …work in progress! 😉
Previous interworking was among others in:
-U60311( Frankfurt, Germany)
-Coocoon Club (Germany)
-Climax Institutes (Stuttgart, Germany)
-Sueno Village (Mykonos)
-Reset KN (Lake of Konstanz)
-Dachkantine ZH (Zuerich-Swiss)
-Mazzo Amsterdam (Holland)
-Kazantip Republik (Ukr.)
-Love Parade Berlin
-Crazy Poeple & 5vor12crew (Swiss/Germany)
-Spirit Zone Records (Germany)
-Universal Music Studio (USA)
-Radio nrj (France)
-Radio Fm (Austria)
-Bayerischer Rundfunk (Germany)
-ZOOM Festival (Swiss)
-Nafpigio (Crete Greece)
-Belle de Nuit (Germany)
…and many more!
As well as with the following artist:
Gayle San (GSR,U60311), Len Faki, Carl Cox, No Rabitz /Out of Home-Go toHouse Records/, Anna Maria Harakopou (AMX), Ms.Lefki, DePutaMadre, Matthias Mondmilch (5vor12 crew), Michael Peschke, Maggie Sirikit (djanesirikit), DJ Vee Rush (RandomNoiseRecords), Human Log (GR), The Painter (CH), LayLina aka Dimitris Petrakis (Greece), D-Nox (D-Nox&Becker), Daniel Stucki (Ecklektic Sounds), Dj Dani W. Groovecomplex (DNA Rec., HönngerClan, Crazy People), Seen&Hoeren …and many more!
A list of names, that not only speaks for itself but could be written further on. Therefore it seems easier to round up all the locations, artists, music directions and experiences in one name:
The Art of Percussion