Born, bred and residing in Ghent Maxim Lany has been into music for as long as he can remember. The record collection of his parents quickly led him to the game of dj’ing and he has not looked back since.Starting with playing at the very underground ‘The Sound’ parties in his hometown, it did not take long before people took notice of Maxim’s dj’ing skills. Thanks to residencies at trendy places such as Culture Club, Decadance and Poplife, he undeniably became one of the main players on the Belgian music scene.Like any self-respecting dj Maxim also ventured into music production and he has released several well- received tracks over the past years. One of the main ones being the 'Highway ep.' on We Play House Recordings.This record and its positive worldwide response was the trigger to talk to Red D – the label manager of We Play House Recordings – about starting a new record label together that would reflect Maxim’s musical vision and personality.Lany Recordings was born and now Maxim has an outlet for all his musical ideas alongside to brand new experience in Darkstar.