Haunting melodies, hypnotizing vocals and most of all heart-quenching synths. It is this perfected signature sound that has earned Miami-based DJ/Producer, Stan Kolev, a place at the top of House music's most respected producers.
During his early years Stan Kolev migrates form Bulgaria to Miami, USA where he starts his music career in 1996.
In 2003 Stan emerges on the world scene with the track “De Moma De” under the alias Casa Flava, reaching top spots in UK's Top 40 Dance Chart. Shortly after, his first gigs are being held in the hottest Miami clubs. The excellent performances by Stan Kolev were noticed and in the summer of 2008 XM Satellite Radio's UPOP offer to broadcast his sets all over the world.
Up to this moment Stan is happy to take participation in WMC (Winter Music Conference), “VIP Stars - Global Underground” and others.
As one of the best selling artists on Beatport, in 2008 alone, Stan Kolev had
two number one hits including “Breakout” on Baroque Records which reached #1 Tech House and his remix of Joeski's “Carabine Electro” reaching #1 on Deep House.
Having all this success in the charts, its no wonder that Stan's music is hailed by the world's top DJs, producers and record labels including Paul Oakenfold, Hernan Cattaneo, Chus & David Pen, David Morales just to name a few. Stan Kolev appears on labels such as: Global Underground Unreleased Digital, Baroque, Plastic Fantastic, Outta Limits, Dutchie, Ready Mix, Rise. He has done remixes for: Ministry Of Sound, Unreleased Digital, Soma, Outta Limits, Atlantic, Dutchie, Ready Mix and more. Stan Kolev music appears in international compilations like: “Global Underground 2010”, “Global Underground Electric Calm V5”, “GU Mixed 4”, “Nick Warren Lima GU 35”, “Paul Oakenfold - Great Wall”, “Renaissance Presents: Hernan Cattaneo- The Master Series “,“The Sound Of Renaissance Vol.2”, “Buddha Bar VI”, “Blue Marlin Ibiza Vol.2”.
Taking his art outside the club scene and Stan has produced music for hit TV series CSI Miami, Fearless 28 by Porsche Design, A3TV's Miami Under Cover 1 & 2 Short films.
The autumn of 2010 brought a new collaborations for Stan with the swiss progressive masters Dinka and a new idea was born, the project will emerges on March 2011.
After the success of his debut solo album Emotional Content, Stan finished his second album "Grace Light", released on Unreleased Digital.
Despite his life abroad, the Bulgarian producer doesn't forget for a moment his roots, and reminds to all of us the rich Bulgarian musical heritage through his album "Bulgarianz", released in his motherland by RDC Music.