About El Fabiiani
El Fabiiani aka Athletic Beats is Novo mesto (Slovenia) based DJ and producer who started exploring electronic music scene at the age of 13. His passion to become a DJ ignited when he met a Slovenian pioneer of hip-hop music Ali En (Dalaj Eegol) on one of his tours.
El Fabiiani is a DJ on the rise and the protagonist of Slovenian well-known electronic music label Give And Receive Records (ex Fabiiani Records). Give And Receive Records is supported by quality DJ’s all over the world. The Label is focused on releasing high quality music that will delight and captivate your musical senses for life.
El Fabiiani bought his first DJ equipment at 15. After years of playing in local clubs and pubs, he won a DJ competition in Marshall Club and became its resident DJ soon after. He also resided in Africa Discoteque for 2 years. With his first release on Elettrika Records (Italy) he had shown his talent for producing music with Five points EP. His track Kriva gajzla was selected as one of the Top 10 tracks on Russian website - simbamusic.ru - in September 2008.
He has been a resident and guest DJ in clubs and numerous parties. His unique sense of music and the ability to reach the hearts and souls of his audience no matter who is in attendance, has made him broadly recognizable. He remixes tracks of some of Electronic Music’s biggest names, such as Adam Beyer, Timo Maas, Danny Tenaglia, Tiefschwarz, Billy Nasty, James Ruskin, Karotte, Outwork, and more. His DJ sets are energetic, entertaining, uplifting; mainly a mixture of genres that span from Tech-house, Techno, Tribal, Minimal, through Funky Electronic Music. His strong willpower and dedication to his own musical style, carried him across Slovenian border where he gained international attention.
He is currently in the process of creating new interesting material for worldwide distribution on Give And Receive Records (Ex Fabiiani Records).
He collaborated with Rithmic, and released solo tracks on Give And Receive Records.
Fabiiani records, Papstec Records and Gold Medal (Slovenia), Musictrax (UK), Dark Sector (Russia), 4Beat Records (Slovakia), Scarecrow Music, Sportage Digital, House Place Records, Sensual Sounds, Sports Audio Tools, U-Ground Milano and Elettrika Records (Italy), Munich, Operating System, Give And Receive Records.
1st place @ InMusic Festival (Zagreb, Croatia)2014 Nissan Juke dj thrill contest (International)
1st place @ Marshall Club
2nd place@ Grosuplje Fest
3rd place @ Ambasada Gavioli (Enigmatica newcomer dj contest 2009) (International)
Semi-finalist @ SYLD (Support Your Local DJ) Slovenia