Rakans

Rakan Solomon, aka Rakans, is a DJ, artist and visionary.  Orientalist, experimental and eclectic approaches to art and music make his live sets and sound choices particularly unique. Rakans is also the founder of Rawmantique party in Dresden, a safer space aiming to collect the alternative underground kids and give them a space for explorations, whether sexual, social or psychological. Rakans’ flamboyant decisions with fashion and music brought him to the center of attention from local and European collectives.  Rakans’ journey has started from Beirut, a City that’s moving like the tides, full of changes and instability. Between the Oriental Mosques and churches and the western malls and fashion brands, he has previously experimented with avant-guard and pop music, performed in amazing clubs of Beirut such as “The Grand Factory”, participated in “RedBull Music Academy”, released an EP under the name of LÜJAH, the album was written about in many publications and local news papers under the title of “The Unpredictable Hurricane: Rakans.”  His music often take on emotional and dramatic aspects, bringing love, sexuality, and tenderness as main topics into the techno sounds which not only make the crowd dance hard, but also go back to their first instincts of sexual desires and pleasures.

 

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