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SWEEPERS as electronic dance music team started to appear in 2009. This is team of producers, including: Modestas Kapustinskas (MODESTYNO) born in 1992, in a small Eastern European country called Lithuania in Kaunas city. He begins creating music in 2006, while he is learning at Kaunas district Juozas Naujalis music gymnasium. His first electronic music works such as: “Flight to heaven”, “I guest want to know” and “In my dreams”, didn‘t gets much interest. Then in 2010 Modestyno met another developer who was also beginner at DJ-producing Povilas Burneikis (POPAS), so as they worked together „Sweepers“ gain individual electronic music sound in Progressive House frameworks. First debut of this duet was in 2010‘s winter when their first work named „Love around you“ was played on Power Hit Radio and after less then a half year other their works, such as: „World”, “Help you” and “Baltic” was released by a record company “White2Black records” as a single: http://www.beatport.com/release/help-you/336199
In 2011’s winter producer Raimondas Vanagas (RAIMOND HAWK), whose career is decorated with long way, has joined Sweepers. In 1996’s he graduated DJ school, which was located in Kaunas in night club “Kolegos” at that time, then he worked in seasonal cocktail bar “Baltija” near Baltic Sea in resort town Pervalka. Later he returned to his hometown Kaunas and became a resident of, at that time, biggest night club in city “Combo”.
To continue his DJ resident career in 1999 he moved to another newly opened night club “Siena”, located in Kaunas, as it was a night club, which first supported alternative music. Then opened up wider opportunities for Raimond Hawk to show the music which he felt strongly. Music, that influenced him as a DJ and a person. Then he continued his career as Funky House, Tech. House, and Progressive House DJ resident in already mentioned club, but this kind of music hardly found its place in Kaunas city night clubs, because in that time POP music cult was strongly taken first place in Lithuania.
Raimond Hawk closed night club doors as resident in 2001. Then he met Matas Pocius (Silversoull) resident of night club “Trestas”, which also strongly felt for Soulful House music and then they decided to gather and create duet of DJ’s and call it “Expressive DJ’s”.
Already in autumn of 2002 it became more than a duet, it became series of House music parties, which went through night clubs, cocktail bars in Kaunas city and more, such as : “Kreizhauzas”, “A-zona”, “Orleanas”, “Architektu namai”, “Karolina”, “Pepsi Zet”,”Terra-X” and etc.
Later in 2003 “Expressive DJ’s” team, to which has been joined by other DJ’s , such as Tadas Vasaitis (Positive), tried to implement new parties series “Party Zone”, but without success, that’s way team stood out.
Raimond Hawk also suspended its activities as a DJ. Then in 2004 he established DJ school with a same name “Expressive DJ’s” and again stood at the turntables in the largest annual student festival Rafes "in Kaunas. This influenced other project such as, DJ and electric guitar live. At that time Raimond Hawk played high-quality house music sets from vinyl records with well known electric guitar virtuoso Edvinas Babarskas in night clubs “Medusa”, “Zepelinus” and etc.
He colored his music with unique guitar sounds. In 2009, Raimond Hawk again played to a wide audience in the annual event, Marco Show Dance Project, which annually brings together about five thousand people, where have been invited as the expert on their music.
Unfortunately Popas left “Sweepers” team, he decided to make music on his own, and Modestyno and Raimond Hawk still continue to go after the discovery of electronic music world, surrendered themselves to creation. Sweepers Interact with foreign countries producers such as: Steve Whyte, Alex Jafar-Taniewski and many others, as well as working closely with record companies such as: "Limeroads Records”, “Inrichmint Records” and others.