Real Name:
Valeri Sholevski

Artist Biography

Valeri Sholevski is known as Ogonek since the 2000 year for Bulgarian Drum and Bass audience, although he started producing his electronic project in 1996. At the same time, he was part of the creation of “PBPM” label along with the producers Kei, Sub and KiNK a huge name at Techno and House scene (Currently Running Back, Macro). Later Ogonek met Ivan Shopov (Cooh) and worked together and in 2001-2003 they get out from the shadows with five incredible and emblematic pure Drum and Bass and IDM LP’s. („FEM02”, “Sick of Amen”, Beauty”, “Drum and Bass Massacre” and “After Comma”)

Meanwhile, Valeri became part of HMSU - the biggest music movement organization in Bulgaria organized over 350 DNB events.With HMSU Ogonek supported names like Goldie, Black Sun Empire, LTJ Bukem, Roni Syze, Dub Fx, Spor, Noisia, Current Value, Calyx, Teebee, Technical Itch, Gancher & Ruin, Dylan, Panacea, Broken Note, Dj Hidden, Limewax, Audio, Jade, Dom & Roland, Shy FX, Venganze, Pendulum, Gridlok, Bad Company, Dub Elements, Chase and Status, Prolix, Insideinfo and many more…

Ogonek performing worldwide as headliner in Europe (Mainly in Bulgaria but also in Belguim, France, Germany, Czech Republic, Spain, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Romania, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Portugal, UK, Italy) also in the Middle East, Russia and Latin America

In 2008 Ogonek established Metafiziq Recordings - an electronic music label, which finds its place at the world Drum and Bass scene presenting production by huge names such as Dub Elements, Counterstrike, Cooh, Gancher & Ruin, Freqax, Kaiza, Fragz also Max Shade, Joanna Syze, Balkansky, Erre, YMB, Digital Soul and many more…

In 2010 together with Bassline Agency alongside Anger Managment, he organized the biggest dark drum and bass show those days called “Therapy Sessions - Sofia” in Bulgaria.

In 2011 Ogonek started and organized a unique show called “SCARY MUSIC” wich is usually a 7 hours live set performed only by him and Cooh. Together, Ogonek and Cooh did five volumes of the “Scary Music show. In 2016 Ogonek played again with his friend at the similar show called “One Man Party” organized by Ivan Shopov (Cooh)

In April 2016 Valeri together with Ben Bussel (USA -Mindocracy Recordings), Adam Sonik Presha Rides and Ian VinylRichie Gallant (UK - Druid Records) established the “Hit List Audio” - Freshly started label. Expect nothing but the best in D&B.

In 2017 Ogonek takes part in the biggest Drum and Bass festival in the world - “Let It Roll”

Nowadays Valeri Sholevski is working and performing with his own label Metafiziq Recordings and the HMSU organization, also producing music for labels like Future Sickness, Big Riddim, Melting Pot, Mindocracy Recordings, Culture Assault, Black Hoe, Battle Audio and others...

Other Valeri Sholevski music projects:
Invitro Projects 1997 (idm, experimental, breaks, jungle)
Kenogo (electro, breakbeat, dubstep, idm, ambient)
Muzzo Embriono (breakcore, hardcore, gabber)


Ogonek Discography Tracks

Singles & EPs

HMSU0002 Cooh / Ogonek Cooh / Ogonek - Green Tong / Sugar Sick(2xFile, MP3, Single, 320) HMSU Net Label HMSU0002 Bulgaria 2008
HMSU0004 Ogonek Sila EP(4xFile, MP3, EP, 320) HMSU Net Label HMSU0004 Bulgaria 2008
T3K025 Ogonek Ogonek EP(3xFile, MP3, EP, 320) T3K T3K025 Germany 2010
MTFZ10 Ogonek & Cooh Ogonek & Cooh - Scary Music EP(6xFile, MP3, EP, 320) Metafiziq Recordings MTFZ10 Bulgaria 2011
NOBUSS038 Ogonek Paper Bass EP(2xFile, MP3, EP, 320) Nocid Business Rec. NOBUSS038 Belgium 2012
DIGIPOT48 Ogonek Fuel EP(4xFile, MP3, EP, 320) Melting Pot DIGIPOT48 Spain 2013
Freqax & Ogonek Freqax & Ogonek - OMG / Fucked Up Future Sickness Records Belgium 2014 Sell This Version
BHR044 Ogonek The Snail(3xFile, FLAC, EP) Black Hoe Recordings BHR044 Bulgaria 2016
10133977 Ctrl+J, Ogonek Ctrl+J, Ogonek - Droppin The First Record(2xFile, FLAC, EP) Dropin Records 10133977 Bulgaria 2018


pbpm_breaked001 Ogonek & Cooh Ogonek & Cooh - Dancing In The Rain(File, MP3) pbpm.Net Records pbpm_breaked001 Bulgaria 2006
HMSU0006 Ogonek / Zardonic & Mocks Ogonek / Zardonic & Mocks - Known Faces (DB Remix) / Zeichen(File, MP3, 320 + File, MP3, 256) HMSU Net Label HMSU0006 Bulgaria 2008
FISH012 Ogonek Brome(File, MP3, 320) Fish Recordings FISH012 Germany 2009
T3K014 C.V.I. + Ogonek C.V.I. + Ogonek - Dogfight(File, MP3, 320) T3K T3K014 Germany 2009
HMSU0009 Ogonek Movie, Total Valyo(2xFile, MP3, 320) HMSU Net Label HMSU0009 Bulgaria 2009
T3K032 Ogonek Tumpani(File, MP3, 320) T3K T3K032 Germany 2011
SICKDIG017 Ogonek Hall Of The All / Dream On(2xFile, MP3, 320) Future Sickness Records SICKDIG017 Belgium 2012
T3K-EXT017 Ogonek Hard Jvoba(File, MP3, 320) T3K T3K-EXT017 Germany 2012
MTFZ20 Ogonek Classics Vol.1(2xFile, MP3, 320) Metafiziq Recordings MTFZ20 Bulgaria 2012
DTRK 002 Ogonek Dark Tracks Recordings 002(2xFile, MP3, 320) Dark Tracks Recordings DTRK 002 Bulgaria 2012
T3K-FREE013 Ogonek Mopad(File, MP3, 320) T3K T3K-FREE013 Germany 2012
SICKDIG031 Max Shade & Ogonek Max Shade & Ogonek - Gravity / Gun / Metafluid / Pandorum(4xFile, MP3, 320) Future Sickness Records SICKDIG031 Belgium 2014
INSANE009 Ogonek Long Johnson / Smashed(2xFile, MP3, 320) Insane Events INSANE009 Portugal 2015
MOCRCYD049 WPL* X Zirash X Ogonek WPL* X Zirash X Ogonek - Tales From The Hard Machines(3xFile, MP3, 32o) Mindocracy Recordings MOCRCYD049 US 2016
MOCRCYD060 Ogonek Last Standing(3xFile, MP3, 320) Mindocracy Recordings MOCRCYD060 US 2017