Worked as a drummer and percussionist at “Sodoma” the hottest Greek Night Club in Athens, Greece, in 1992 and 1993. This is where he learned how to expertly arrange the build-up of specific Greek Music programs that will create the “kefi”, the spirit of joy, to make your next event even more memorable.
In the summer of 1994, he started working as a DJ in Mykonos’ legendary “Club Paradise” mixing house-music hits. His experience as a drummer gives him an edge to be able to quickly and effortlessly mix songs that earned him a solid reputation as a go-to DJ for dance parties. In winter of 1994 and 1995, DJ Ziras worked at “Aithrio”, a 3000 people capacity club in Sparti, where he skillfully combined Greek-American music to create an unforgettable program. His knowledge of Greek and American music along with his beat matching ability created the unique ambience of a Greek-American Nightclub for Aithrio. He has also been a resident DJ on Tinos Island at “Chroma Club”, on Milos Island at “Limani Club” and on Ikaria Island at “Flic Flac Club”.
In 1999, DJ Ziras moved to New Jersey where he joined JTK Entertainment to work as a “Mobile DJ” but returns to Greece every summer to keep up with the most current Greek Dance hits. DJ Ziras’ specialty is enhancing Greek-American events and is well known throughout the Greek-American communities within the Tri-State Area of New York, New Jersey and Philadelphia. You have probably come across DJ Ziras performing at weddings, christenings, engagements, festivals and other private affairs! His passion and keen sense for being able to make even the shyest of people dance inspired him to create his own remixes of the latest and hottest Greek music hits where he edits the tracks, himself, removing all the dull parts from these songs resulting in only the best danceable parts of all your favorite songs!