Vladimir Fonarev
More than thirty years from his fifty years Vladimir Fonarev spent behind the turntables. The first generation of clubbers know his as "Captain Funny", under this nickname he performed the first program on dance music "Funny House” at Radio “Maximum". In the late 90`s, Fonarev became the program director at the cult-favorite radio station "Station" and the face of "Kazantip". He played in Berlin at the thousand-people concertof Love Parade andlanded on Ibiza together with the club XIII. At the beginning of naughties"Atmosphere" has been appeared, it is the first Russian label, "sharpened" exclusively for domestic artists.This label and the same-name series of parties lasted for 8 years, moving firstly in Znaki, and later in Digital Emotions.But, regardless of the change of names, Vladimir Fonarev was the ideologist and the main motive force of the label. His "music of feelings" immediately finds a response in the hearts of the clubbers, the name Fonarev on the posters invariably guarantees full-faces halls.