DJ/producer ARIINA (aka Adriana Ray) is fast cementing her name within the next generation of electronic music stars. Hailing from the Kyrgyzstan capital of Bishkek, ARIINA’s unique perspective on the genre has resulted in a flourishing discography of masterfully produced records for labels such as Oxytech Records, Plazma Records (UK), Sinedie Underground, Music4clubbers, Lazuli Records, Gain Plus Records.
Championing a sonic palette that favours the melodic elements of techno’s vast scope, ARIINA’s sound continues to evolve and develop with each passing release; entering a new vein of form that celebrates authenticity and progressive beats. Subsequently, her standout tracks “Time Wave” and “Escapeness'' climbed Beatport’s coveted charts to achieve #3 on the Best Hypnotic Techno releases and #34 on the Peak-Time Techno chart respectively.
Over her 12 year-long DJing career, ARIINA (Adriana Ray) has brought her authentic style of melodically hypnotic techno to countless stages across the globe, including Lebanon, Bahrain, Oman, China and Dubai, where she has called home for the past 6 years. During this time, she served as the official DJ for the Formula 1 Grand Prix in Abu Dhabi (2018), DJ for the UAE local techno showcases, as well as delivering a host of performances at Dubai’s iconic P7 Arena.
Shared stage with such artists as: The Yellow Heads, Nusha & Juliet Fox .
Her current ARIINA alias, presenting a more driving strain of techno with a distinct tribal and progressive twist; conducive to both underground hubs and festival stages alike. To debut this new sonic direction, ARIINA joined Lazuli Records (Canada) for their We Own The Night VA compilation in October 2021, with her single “Endless Possibilities”. Soon after, she was invited back to the imprint to deliver her “Other Orbit” EP. The 2-tracker received worldwide acclaim and resumed its spot at #37 on Beatport’s Peak-Time Techno Chart. Following this, ARIINA went on to make a brand new affiliate within Gain Records (Italy), delivering her stunning single “Constant Mind” for their Rave Gems Vol. 1 Compilation. Now, she looks ahead to another EP on Music4clubbers in December with her “Coma” EP, before returning to Gain Records in 2023 for “Recurring Dream”.