Founder and member until 1999 of “Stroggilo Kitrino”, having played
with them all around Greece and in Italy and with 2 releases from one
of the greatest indie labels of 90’s “Lazy Dog Records” from
Thessaloniki, Giorgos Bratanis decided to move away from Greece for a
while in 2000.
He lived and played music in many European countries, until he “discovered” Spain. He’d made the “Cayetano” project, he wrote music for films and theatrical plays, he toured around the Spanish territory, he released two albums as Cayetano under the Kinky Lounge label and on 2003, he came back in Greece.
He started his own label “Sala Sonora Records” owning one of the best digital recording and post-production studios in North Greece.
He was the founder also, of the “In A Heartbeat” sessions, promoting the nuJazz, Funk and Freestyle music to the greek audience, having great guests such as Paul Murphy, Parov Stelar, Dj Bootsie, Bonobo, Dj Regal, Karuan, Dave The Sheik (Brazilectro), Mod X and many more…
He played in more than 10 european countries. His live appearances in the major greek Festivals (Synch, Reworks) won the best feedback and had a nice review from the Press including the WIRE Magazine.
The last years, he is teaching “Music Technology” in one of the most famous colleges of Greece.
Cayetano was nominated for the yearly french prizes “PRIX RADIOPHONIE 2006” organized by the Francophone Diffusion Organization.
You can find his music in numerous films, TV series, advertisements and his album “Focused” has been tracklisted in the most important radio stations of the World from Canada to Australia.