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|Raoul van Grinsven|
|Genres||Hardstyle, hardcore techno|
|Years active||1993 - Present|
|Associated acts||Donkey Rollers, The Beholder, Shadowlands Terrorists|
DJ Zany (or just Zany; real name: Raoul van Grinsven) (born 11 May 1974, Veldhoven) is a disc jockey and former member of Shadowlands Terrorists, now specialising in hardstyle. He is currently the owner of Fusion Records.
Zany lives in Veldhoven, near Eindhoven. After training as a chef, Zany worked for ten years in an Eindhoven record store. He started as a producer of techno and trance before he started focusing on hardstyle. He has toured abroad both with the Shadowlands Terrorists and performing under his own name.
From 2001, using a variety of pseudonyms, Zany produced EPs and remixes for the Fusion label.
In 2002, Zany started a new project under the name Donkey Rollers, which was aired at the Defqon.1 Festival as an act in 2005.
In 2005, Zany gained third place at the Dutch Dance Awards.
- "Programmes - Kutski, Zany Guest Mix & DJ Promo Hardest Record". BBC Online. BBC - BBC Radio 1. 11 September 2010. Retrieved 31 October 2010.