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Vinjay

Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain Tech House Techno House

Vincenzo Facino , aka VinJay is a young and talented Italian Dj / Producer / Remixer / Composer born in Crotone ( Italy ) on the 1985 , but now based in the Island of Tenerife ( Spain ) where he lives and works in the Music Industry .
After having reached a good popularity and consideration in the Italian electronic scene , producing tracks for various important Italian labels and playing in some big & relevant events , he moved to Spain in 2011 for a professional and human growth .
He's keen on music and technology since he was very young ; he started early to develop his own recording studio and to become familiar with computers , mixers , samplers and keyboards .
VinJay is 26 years old but he is already considered one of the next promising italian emerging Electronic Music DJ's of the international club scene .
In 2011 he is ranked at N° 500 on the BEST WORLD DJ-CHART on DJ-LIST.COM , at N° 17 on the BEST SPANISH DJ CHART on DJ-LIST.COM , while he is at N° 1821 on the DJ MAG 2011 TOP WORLD DJ-CHART . __________________________________________________________________

• TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION
( Music , Dj-Sets , Live-Sets , Instruments )

Vinjay has a reputation and technical ability that rivals any DJ in his class ;
infact he usually plays supported by 4 Decks and other electronic instruments ( drum machines , synthesizers ) used to create music in real-time .
He always focus his attention on the dancefloor and when he plays , he likes remixing and creating realtime mash up , using the sampler and effects machine such as Electribes Korg and M-Audio Controller .
During his amazing dj sets his particular tech-house sound is always combined with techno and tribal elements and it's really international and original .

Genre Of Music played : Techno / HardGroove / Tech-House / House

Genre Of Music produced : Techno / HardGroove / Tech-House / House
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• AWARDS

He has participated in many competitions and contests for dj & producers , where he has often won and reached good results ; infact :
In 2009/2010 he has won an award as ' Best Italian Emerging Producer 2009 ' by the Movida Corona Contest ( released by Corona Extra and Mtv ) and finally he has reached the third place at the European Grand Finale of Movida Corona Contest .
In 2011 he has been Second Finalist on the SARAH SOLOVAY Producers Contest promoted by Mtv and Talent House community ; he has remixed the American nominated grammy awards hit Gone by famous pop star Sarah Solovay and in 2012 is ready to win the award of next Italian superstar Dj who will represents the PIONEER Brand in the world .
Currently he is ranked at N° 500 on the BEST WORLD DJ-CHART on DJ-LIST.COM , at N° 17 on the BEST SPANISH DJ CHART on DJ-LIST.COM, while is at N° 1824 on the DJ MAG 2011 TOP WORLD DJ-CHART .

2009/2010 : Vinjay has received the award of 3rd ( Third ) Best European House DJ-PRODUCER from JUNIOR JACK
at Movida Corona Contest promoted by Mtv & Corona Extra ;

2009/2010 : Vinjay has received the award of 1st ( First ) Best Italian House DJ-PRODUCER
at Movida Corona Contest promoted by Mtv and Corona Extra ;

2011 : Vinjay has received the award of 2nd ( Second ) Best Remixer at SARAH SOLOVAY 'S REMIX CONTEST promoted by Talent-House & Mtv ;

2012:Vinjay has received the award of 3rd ( Third ) Best Italian Dj
at PIONEER ITALIAN DJ CONTEST 2012 promoted by Pioneer ;

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• GIGS & EVENTS
He has played and performed as Guest in some of most famous European clubs and events like

• ROCK IN RIO 2010 in Madrid ( Spain ) with Top World Djs such as
David Guetta , Dj Vibe , Sander Kleinenberg , Sergio Fernandez ,
top world Pop-Stars like Shakira , Rihanna , Calle 13 , Bon Jovi
and in front of more 200,000 people ,

• MINISTRY OF SOUND in London ( Uk ) with top djs like :
Felix Da Housecat , Junior Jack & Kid Crème ,

• PIPER CLUB in Rome ( Italy ) , where he won the National Final Dj-Producer Contest by Movida Corona in 2009 .
• THE CLUB in Milan ( Italy )

• TRAMPS “THE KING OF CLUBS” in Arona ( Spain ) ,

• AVENUE CLUB in Rome (Italy) , where he performed in front of 5,000 people and in the same night in the same city there was also The CARL COX Show .

• VAMPIS in Puerto De La Cruz ( Spain ) ,

• PRAVDA CLUB in Ufa ( Russia ) and many others clubs .

• DANCE VALLEY “Italian Edition” in Reggio Calabria ( Italy ) promoted by Tilllate.Com

OTHER RELEVANT GIGS :
• EL FARO in Adeje - Spain
• WMC POOL PARTY in Miami - U.S.A.
• TIBU' in Arona - Spain
• ARCHES in San Eugenio - Spain
• EDIT FESTIVAL 2011 in Venice - Italy
• DADAUMPA DISCO in Parma - Italy
• EXCHANGE CLUB in London - Uk
• DISCOTECA JOY in Puerto De La Cruz – Spain
• DISCOTECA BLACK & GOLD in Grandate - Italy
• CORONA EXTRA European Tour supported by Mtv and Corona-Extra
• GAY PRIDE 2009 Official Opening Event in Rome - Italy
• BAHIA RAIS in Soverato – Italy @ HOUSE - EVOLUTION Italian Tour
with top djs Jamie Lewis , Dj Malika , Giulia Regain
• ACADIE DISCO in Scalea - Italy
• ENIGMA DISCO in Lamezia Terme - Italy
• CAFE’ SOLAIRE in Soverato - Italy
• MARGOT DISCO in Soverato - Italy
• CALURA DISCO in Roccella Jonica – Italy
• MODHA’ DISCO in Cosenza - Italy
• JUS CONTEMPORARY in Sulbiate - Italy
• GRANCIA DEL VURDOJ in Italy

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• OWN PRODUCTIONS
(Singles , Ep , Album , Remixes )

About his productions ( including singles , ep , album and remixes ) , Vinjay produces Electronic Dance tunes particularly Techno and House tracks .
Currently he has released more than 200 official tracks from 2006 till now ; lots of these productions are available in selling on the best music stores of all the world in every kind of formats ( digital downloads , cds and vinyls ) .
Several times , he has reached important results and placements inside various Top 100 Bestseller Charts on Juno , Beatport , DjTunes , Trackitdown .

TOP DJS which have supported Vinjay’s tracks :
LAURENT GARNIER , AXEL KARAKASIS , PAUL VAN DYK , MARIO PIU , SOMEONE ELSE , DAVID MOLEON , MAURO PICOTTO , PACO OSUNA , MILTON CHANNELS , ALFONSO PADILLA , RIO DE LA DUNA , DEMA , FRANCESCO FARFA , AXWELL , RICHIE HAWTIN , ALEX KENTUCKY , MARIO PIU' , ROBERTO MOLINARO , JOY KITIKONTI , MARKANTONIO , SERGIO MATINA , TONY H , FUZZY HAIR , FLAVIO VECCHI , FILIPPO NARDI , PROVENZANO DJ , MANUELA DORIANI , ANDREA RANGO , GIULIA REGAIN , JACK FLOYD , OUTWORK , SIMON DEEP DIVAS , SERGIO D’ANGELO , IVAN JACOBUCCI , ANDREA BELLI , etc .

LABELS on which Vinjay has released tracks : RNC MUSIC , D:VISION , TIME RECORDS , WARNER MUSIC CHAPPEL , UNIVERSAL MUSIC , METEMPSICOSI MUSIC , FAHRENHEIT MUSIC , NETS WORK RECORDS , JUST ENTERTAINMENT , AFROSOUP REC , TENDENZIA RECORDS , SIMILAR RECORDS , LEVEL ONE REC , SMILAX , FOOTLOVERSMUSIC , AXIS TRAX , MIZUMO MUSIC ,
After had collaborated for several European labels ( indie and majors ) in these years , now he has just signed an other contract with one of the most important Label and Booking Dj-Management Agency of Italy , the RNC MUSIC GROUP who already books famous artists like Eddy Wata , Gabin , Laura Bono , Ago , etc .

Out now his newest and last work for :
EDDY WATA – SENORITA ( Vinjay Dub Mix ) on RNC MUSIC already supported by some Italian network in Fm like the famous M2o and Radio 105 ; Senorita has been played by Provenzano Dj inside his daily Provenzano Dj Show .
Coming soon a new important collaboration with Italian TV Star and Dj , LUCA DORIGO aka FANIX featuring the voice of well known Dr. FEELX is coming soon on the label of Italian top dj RAF MARCHESINI .
It will be a great music project , already successfully promoted in PANAMA , COLOMBIA and ITALY during a music-tour of Luca Dorigo .
Stay tuned .

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• RECORDING STUDIO EQUIPMENT

Name Of Studio : VJ GROOVE STUDIO
Locations : SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE ( Spain )
&
CROTONE ( Italy )

Instruments :
• 2 Professional Monitor Studio Yamaha HS 80M
• 2 Active Speakers Italian Style XXL
• 1 External Sound Card ASIO Presonus Firebox
• 1 Midi Keyboard / Controller M-Audio Oxygen 8v2
• 1 Electribe Korg Sampler ESX 1
• 1 Electribe Korg Music Production Station EM1
• 1 Electribe Korg Analog Synthesizer EA1
• 1 Electribe Korg Rhythm Synthesizer ER1
• 1 Efx Processor Pioneer Efx 500
• 1 Efx Processor Behringer Tweakalizer Dfx69
• 1 Mixer Behringer Djx700
• 2 Cdj CMX Pioneer 3000
• 1 Headphones UltraSone Dj1 Pro
• 1 Headphones Behringer Hpx4000
• 1 Headphones Sennheiser Hd 202
• 1 Headphones Pioneer Hdj 2000
• 1 PC Intel Core 2 Duo CPU E6850 @ 3.00 Ghz ,4Gb Ram , NVIDIA GeForce 7300 SE/7200 GS

Software used :
FL STUDIO 7 ( ImageLine ) ,
COOL-EDIT PRO 2.1 ( Adobe Audition ) , ACID PRO 6.0 ( Sony ) , MUSIC MAKER ( Magix )
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• RADIOS NETWORKS COLLABORATIONS

• GALAXY FM ( Tenerife , Las Palmas , La Gomera - Spain )
every Saturday Afternoon from 4:00 o’clock pm till 6 o’clock pm
www.galaxyfm.es/

• SS RADIO UK ( London - United Kingdom ) ,
every Thursday Night from 1:00 o’clock am till 4 o’clock am
www.ssradiouk.com

• SCEEN FM ( Berlin - Germany )
Once a month

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• PERSONAL CONTACTS

Office in Spain : +34 922 200148 ( Santa Cruz De Tenerife - Spain )

Mobile : +34 603 643 469 ( Vodafone , Spain )

Mobile : +39 320 5633604 ( Wind , Italy )

Office in Italy : +39 0962964730 ( Crotone - Italy )

Skype: dj.vinjay

Msn/Messenger:
vinjay@hotmail.it

Personal Mail :
dj.vinjay@gmail.com

Press & Promotion :
promotion.vinjay@gmail.com

Personal Bookings :
booking.dj.vinjay@gmail.com

Admin website :
Sharon Longarini
sharon.longarini@gmail.com

For promos , demos and remix requests :
dj.vinjay@gmail.com
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• INTERNATIONAL BOOKING & MANAGEMENT
(Gigs and Remix Requests)

** RNC BOOKING ( Exclusive , worldwide booking management ) **
Manager : NICO SPINOSA , ROSALBA MANICA , GIOIA CAMPOSANO ,
Agency: RNC MUSIC & RNC BOOKING
Location : Milan - Italy
Mail : rncmusic@gmail.com


** ANGELI PIERRE BOOKING & MANAGEMENT ( Non-Exclusive ) **
Manager : THOMAS TARSIA
Agency: Division ANGELI-PIERRE
Location : Riccione - Italy
Mobile : +39 320 6556171
Mail : thomas@angelipierre.biz
Artist Profile on the Agency’s website :
http://www.angelipierre.net/italian-dj-vinjay_368417


** NEW UNDERGROUND DJ BOOKING & MANAGEMENT ( Non-Exclusive ) **
Manager : MONIQUE MOOIMAN
Agency : NEW UNDERGROUND DJ BOOKINGS
Location : Amsterdam-Netherlands
Mail : djvinjay@newunderground.nl
Agency’s website :
http://www.newunderground.nl/
Artist Profile on the Agency’s website :
http://www.newunderground.nl/deejay/djproducer_vinjay/79


** EURO-DJS AGENCY ( Non-Exclusive ) **
Manager : KEVIN CAMPBELL
Agency : EURO-DJS AGENCY
Location : London-United Kingdom
Mail : djvinjay@euro-djs.net
Agency’s website :
http://www.euro-djs.net/
Artist Profile on the Agency’s website :
http://www.euro-djs.net/dj_vinjay_italy.html

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• LINKS

Official Website
http://www.vinjay.it/

Official Myspace Band Page
http://www.myspace.com/VinjayMusic

Official Beatport Vip Page
http://www.beatport.com/artist/vinjay/43414

Official ReverbNation Band Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/vinjay

Official Youtube Channel
http://www.youtube.com/djvinjay

Official Soundcloud BandPages :
Profile 1
http://www.soundcloud.com/djvinjay

Profile 2
http://www.soundcloud.com/djvinjay2

Official Twitter Page
http://www.twitter.com/vinjay

Official Facebook Page
http://www.facebook.com/DjVinjay ( First Profile )
http://www.facebook.com/vinjay.bis ( Second Profile )
http://www.facebook.com/OFFICIALDJVINJAY ( Official Artist Fan Page )

Official Resident Advisor Dj-Page
http://www.residentadvisor.net/dj/vinjay

Official Mixcloud Dj-Page
http://www.mixcloud.com/DjVinjay/

Official Dj-List page
http://thedjlist.com/djs/VINJAY/
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• DISCOGRAPHY

Official Releases (2006/2011)

? /2012 VinJay - DISCO FEVER 2012 ( digital )
Label : RNC MUSIC ( IT )

10/2011 VinJay - DARK TRAIN 2 ( digital )
Label : ANANAS RECORDINGS ( IR ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

09/2011 VinJay - POKER ( digital )
Label : ECUADOR RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

09/2011 VinJay - BRAIN'S SHOCK ( digital )
Label : 1988 RECORDS ( IT ) / PARSEC RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

08/2011 VinJay - DARK TRAIN EP NRG DANCE RECORDS ( digital )
Label : NRG DANCE RECORDS ( NL ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

08/2011 VinJay - PARANORMAL EP ( digital )
Label : 1988 RECORDS ( IT ) / PARSEC RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

07/2011 VinJay - ACID ( digital )
Label : 1988 RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

07/2011 VinJay & Fabio Mazzei -ALMA LATINA EP ( digital )
Label : BPM BEAT RECORDINGS ( IT ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

07/2011 VinJay - LOUNGE FASHIONS ( digital )
Label : PRISMA RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

06/2011 VinJay – BOGOTA’ ( digital )
Label : COSMIC COLLISION RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

05/2011 VinJay – HERMELINDA ( digital )
Label : NU-ZONE GEARS ( IT ) ; Publishing : PA74 MUSIC

03/2011 VinJay - DEUTSCHLAND EP ( digital )
Label : COSMIC COLLISION RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

03/2011 VinJay - AMELIE EP Volume 2 ( digital )
Label : TENDENZIA RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : EXPANDED MUSIC

03/2011 VinJay - AMELIE EP Volume 1 ( digital )
Label : TENDENZIA RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : EXPANDED MUSIC

02/2011 VinJay – MAMMAFLORA ( digital + cd )
Label : AFROSOUP RECORDINGS ( IT ) Publishing : NET'S WORK & SONGS ( IT )

02/2011 VinJay & Fabio Mazzei – SEXY DEEP MACHINE ( digital )
Label : OVER RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

12/2010 VinJay & Fabio Mazzei – DEEP & COCKTAIL EP ( digital )
Label : MANTIDE RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : EXPANDED MUSIC

11/2010 VinJay & Fabio Mazzei – ARCADIA EP ( digital )
Label : TARANTULA RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

10/2010 VinJay feat Mark Tucci - EXOTIC FASHIONS EP Volume 2 ( digital )
Label : NU-ZONE GEARS ( IT ) ; Publishing : PA74 MUSIC

09/2010 VinJay feat Mark Tucci - EXOTIC FASHIONS EP Volume 1 ( digital )
Label : NU-ZONE GEARS ( IT ) ; Publishing : PA74 MUSIC

08/2010 VinJay - GREEK TRIP EP ( digital + cd )
Label : 2DJS 4 LOVE RECORDS , Publishing : SMILAX

06/2010 VinJay - THE STROBE EP ( digital )
Label : METEMPSICOSI MUSIC ( IT ) , Publishing : SONY

06/2010 VinJay & Dennis Borrelli - TOXIC BUSINESS ( digital + cd )
Label : JEAN RECORDS , Publishing : REDLAND / NET'S WORK & SONGS ( IT )

06/2010 VinJay - MINEXPERIMENTALE ( digital + cd )
Label : JEAN RECORDS , Publishing : REDLAND / NET'S WORK & SONGS ( IT )

02/2011 VinJay - FLY ( digital )
Label : TAKESHI RECORDS , Publishing : SMILAX

01/2010 VinJay , Andy T & Horny Andy - IPNOTIK PROJECT EP ( digital )
Label :YOUNG NRG RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

12/2009 VinJay - DETROIT EXPERIENCE VOL . 2 (ALBUM) ( digital )
Label : PLUSQUAM DIVISION ( DE ) Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

07/2011 VinJay - LOCOMOTIVE EP ( digital )
Label : PLUSQUAM DIVISION ( DE ) Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

01/2009 VinJay - IN THE NIGHT EP ( digital + cd )
Label : FOOTLOVERS MUSIC ( IT ) / KROTON SOUND ( IT ) / METEMPSICOSI MUSI ( IT ) / TIME RECORDS ( IT ) / PLUSQUAM DIVISION ( DE ) ; Publishing : WARNER MUSIC CHAPPEL ITALY

02/2009 VinJay - TECHNO EXPERIENCE EP ( digital )
Label : FOOTLOVERS MUSIC ( IT ) / KROTON SOUND ( IT ) ; Publishing : WARNER MUSIC CHAPPEL ITALY

03/2009 VinJay - RAVE IN DETROIT EP ( digital )
Label : FOOTLOVERS MUSIC ( IT ) / KROTON SOUND ( IT ) ; Publishing : WARNER MUSIC CHAPPEL ITALY

04/2009 VinJay - DRUG & ACID IN DETROIT EP ( digital )
Label : FOOTLOVERS MUSIC ( IT ) / KROTON SOUND ( IT ) ; Publishing : WARNER MUSIC CHAPPEL ITALY

08/2008 VinJay - DETROIT EXPERIENCE VOL . 1 (ALBUM) ( digital + cd )
Label : FOOTLOVERS MUSIC ( IT ) / TIME RECORDS ( IT ) / KROTON SOUND ( IT ) ; Publishing : WARNER MUSIC CHAPPEL ITALY

06/2008 VinJay - DEEP EXPERIENCE EP ( digital )
Label : AXUM RECORDS ( IT ) , Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

07/2007 VinJay - ATOM PROTON ( digital )
Label : FOOTLOVERS MUSIC ( IT ) / KROTON SOUND ( IT ) Publishing : WARNER MUSIC CHAPPEL ITALY / INDEMUSIC LABEL

04/2007 Erotic Project feat VinJay - I LIKE YOUR DICK EP ( digital + cd )
Label : FOOTLOVERS MUSIC ( IT ) / KROTON SOUND ( IT ) / FLUIDA RECORDS ( IT ) ; Publishing : WARNER MUSIC CHAPPEL ITALY / STRANAMENTE MUSIC

02/2007 VinJay feat Foma - I WANT TO STAY WITH YOU ( digital )
Label :KROTON SOUND RECORDINGS ( IT ) Publishing : STRANAMENTE MUSIC

11/2006 VinJay feat Ingrid B - FOR YOUR LOVE EP ( digital )
Label : KROTON SOUND ( IT ) ; Publishing : STRANAMENTE MUSIC

03/2006 VinJay feat Stix - I WANNA ROCK ( digital )
Label : EMOTIVE SOUNDS ( DK ) ; Publishing : COPYRIGHT CONTROL

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Official Remixes (2007/2011)

01/2012 Eddy Wata – SENORITA ( VinJay Dub Mix )

10/2011 Joe Piccino – HOLA CHICOS ( VinJay Mix )

08/2011 Wicked Actions – J.E.N.N.Y. ( VinJay Ea1 Mix )

08/2011 Jimmy Calabrese – S-XPRESS ( VinJay & Joe Piccino Groovy Remix )

07/2011 Miss P – GOT YA ( VinJay & Fabio Mazzei Remix )

06/2011 Kris Reen – IF YOU WANNA DANCE ( VinJay & Fabio Mazzei Extended Remix )

05/2011 Sergio Matina & Gabry Sangineto - FREE YOUR MIND ( VinJay & Sergio Marini Remix )

05/2011 David Estebal feat Amrick Channa – THE MOMENT ( VinJay Red Zone Mix )

05/2011 Pietro Ruocco – THINKER ( VinJay ER-1 Mix )

05/2011 Joe Piccino – RIO ( VinJay & Fabio Mazzei Fuerteventura Remix )

05/2011 Alkatif – EL CIULEANDRA ( VinJay El Sueno Canario Remix )

04/2011 Jimmy Calabrese – DREAM ( VinJay & Mark Tucci Detroit Vision Mix )

04/2011 Wasted Mates – PACHANGA ( VinJay & Pablito Crazythings Mix )

03/2011 Dj Storm vs Ash – TOXIC ( VinJay & Mark Tucci Ibiza Mix )

03/2011 Miss P – HEY YOU ( VinJay & Mark Tucci Oldschool Mix )

12/2010 Sergio Marini - INDAIATUBA ( VinJay Remix )

12/2010 Stereo Funk - A JAZZMAN IN NEW YORK ( VinJay Dub Remix )

11/2010 Dj Castello feat Adam Clay - CRESCENDO ( VinJay & Dennis Borrelli Remix )

06/2010 Mario Più - HAUNTING EXPLORATION ( VinJay Mix )

05/2010 Alex Gray - DEAD PURPLE ( VinJay Vocal Remix )

12/2009 Andy T - ETNIKA ( VinJay Dub Mix )

10/2010 Simona Gee & Fuzzy Hair - JUNGLE LADY ( VinJay Mix )

09/2009 Andy T & Phil Pieces - WILD QUBE ( VinJay & Dennis Borrelli Remix )

05/2009 Peter Santos - CLOCKS ( VinJay Remix )

04/2009 Andrea Tarsia - ELEK 1 ( VinJay Mix )

06/2007 Simona Gee vs Max Riolo – DEJAVU ( VinJay Mix )

Full Discography at Beatport : http://www.beatport.com/artist/vinjay/43414

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