Giacomo Montanari, a.k.a. Jacky Monties, was born in 1988 in Ravenna. Since little, inspired by an astonishing passion for music, he determinedly studied drum for seven years and he also attended the Conservatory School for two years. Combining an enduring interest in the use of innovative technologies with a precious research for a new vibrant sound, his energetic and unique DJ shows are enriched with percussions, groove, sinth, arpegg and fx.
Jacky Monties’s career started in 2005 at the G5 Club in Cesenatico and since there he has performed in numerous famous clubs:
• Cocoricò – Diabolika (Riccione)
• Stand Red Bull (fiera di Rimini)
• Echoes (Misano Adriatico)
• Matineè After (Mirabilandia)
• Storkyno (Milano Marittima)
• Work Shop (Cesena)
• Fiesta Ibiza Peace In Po (Reggio Emilia)
• Kojak (Ravenna)• Rock Planet (Pinarella)
• Indie (Pinarella)• Classic Club (Rimini)
• BLACKOUT Party Gold Club (Marina Romea)
• House Of Panik - RockPlanet (Pinarella)
• Circus Super Club-
• Gran Torino (Civitanova Marche)
• Alternative Undergroundz (Rione Rosso/Faenza)
• Cliffhanger (Madonna di Campiglio)
In September 2012, he firstly performed in Ibiza:
In January 2013, Habla Music Record, sole distributor, published his first EP “AROUND YOUR HEAD” (Techno) and “GOOTYA” (Minimal), in Beatport, the world's largest DJ and electronic music community. It has immediately been placed in the Beatport Minimal Top 10, receiving several “full support”, such as from LUCIANO, DUBFIRE, GERMAN BRIGANTE, UNIQUE , OLDERIC , CHICKS LUV US, JOHN LAGORA, EMDE, NEVERDOGS, STEFANO KOSA, RAFA BARRIOS,UGLH, FABIER, ASTIN, GREEKO, YOUCEF,DEMA, THOMAS GIOIA, DAVIDE BENEDETTI and so on.
The last collaboration between Jacky Monties and Habla Music Record, has been the Remix “Notorius” for Depandis & Danilo Scamandro.
Jacky Monties Collaborations:
ROGER (Fabrizio Maurizi), Willie Graff, JOY BELTRAM, RAME (Pastaboys), ETNICA, Dandi & Ugo, Alessandro Piatto, Margot, Sandro Russo, Emauele Inglese, Claudio Coccoluto, Filippo Nardi, Ivan Iacobucci, Steve Mantovani, Davids, Kim, Gibo, York (etc).