DJing and music were always part of Markyz background:
MarkyZ / Marko Zekic born in Serbia on October 9th 1985.He went to Arts & Design high school in Novi Sad. During that period he started to experiment with music and different instruments. He took part at the school orchestra, playing synthesizer and piano, but being a Dj was always his great dream. After finishing high school he moved to Florence in 2005 to continue studies at the Academy of Fine Arts. Another huge passion of his is art and painting, and he tends to combine them all. Music has often been an inspiration for his paintings . In 2009 took place his first important public appearance at ’’Moyo’’ in Florence and his progress never stopped since then. He was invited to become the resident DJ “Feel The Connection” at “Moyo”, one of the major, well known establishments in the city . On October of 2009 MarkyZ decides to improve his deejaying skills and technique and enters the Italian Dj Academy, organized by Tenax , one of the most famous Italian underground discotheques. There he had an opportunity to learn from some big names of the Italian Dj scene, like Alex Neri, Francesco Farfa! MarkyZ started to make his experience playing in Florentine’s top clubs, Italy,Switzerland ,Serbia , Montenegro and across Europe.
In 2011 Participant is a music festival – EXIT FESTIVAL with a big star of electronic music Underworld, Deadmau5, Groove Armada, Fedde Le Grand, Tiga, James Zabiela, Paul Kalkbrenner, Joris Voorn, Carl Craig, Marco Carola, Rebel Rave, Jamie Jones, Seth Troxler, Lea Dobricic, tINI, Maya Jane Coles!
2012 Participant is a music festival – Belgrade Foam Fest !
2012 In September joined MARVALEX RECORDS – London, Britain (UK)
2012 [ FEEL THE CONNECTION RECORDS / Florence / Italy ]
Today MarkyZ is considered one of the most promising talent of the Italian scene. He’s sets mixes Techno – Deep – Dub – House influences and her broad knowledge of the electronic music allows her to deliver versatile and deeply emotional sets.He’s playing exclusively vinyls and he’s using Traktor Scratch. The simple touch of the vinyls and the decks give him special pleasure. Alongside with the deejaying, MarkyZ is also experimenting the music production!
We hope you would be able to hear him in one of your favorite clubs soon!