RayLan is an exciting collaboration between Norwegian singer/songwriters Vess Ray and Jonas Langeby. They have been playing popular music on stage for over 20 years, and currently they are focused on writing great new music for Film, TV, Commercials, and Album Compilations. At the end of 2010, RayLan's single "Longing for Christmas" was played on NRK, the Norwegian radio station with the highest national rating, and in December 2011 "Longing for Christmas" and "Happy New Year To You My Love" were played all through the Christmas season on Suckfree Radio in Austin, Texas.
Several songs from RayLan's Audiosparx catalog were released on album compilations available on Spotify, Amazon, and iTunes, including: "Khristmas Kids (2011)," "Everyone Knows It's Christmas (2011)," "Christmas Is For Everyone (2011)", "Rainbow Music Pop RnB Funky Vol. 2 (2011)," and "Rainbow Music Pop Ballads Vol. 1 (2011)."
Original piano & vocal Christmas song, sung by Jonas Langeby, feat. Vess Ray on piano. This beautiful melody puts you in a holiday spirit from the first chord. Sweet, touching & emotional, perfect for families during the holidays, but also works well as a backdrop for romantic scenes between lovers. Male Vocals, Christmas, Christmas Vocals
Original song by Vess Ray and Jonas Langeby highly influenced by the groovy American soul funk. If you ever needed to check if the door is locked two or three times before leaving the house, you'll recognize yourself in these lyrics! A study of how obsessiveness can develop into a ritual. Male Vocals, RnB, Funk
Original love song strongly inspired by the band Chicago's way of arranging and harmonizing. The lyrics reflect the despair you feel when you are still in love with someone who tries to leave you. Male Vocals, Pop, Pop Ballad
Norwegian mountains II is an original classical piano solo, which is very suitable for film, tv and album projects. The intentions when performing this movement was to come close to the artistic expression of Edvard Grieg. Instrumental, Classical, Romantic
Cool, blues-rock track with Vess Ray’s raw voice, where traffic lights and intersection rules are totally ignored. Life goes fast- really fast, always on the edge of dyin'. Therefore while you are livin' - try to be Steady Ridin'. Mixed Vocals, Rock, 70s Rock
Ever had associations to Keith Jarrett & Edvard Grieg in the same piece? "Norwegian mountains" strives to encapsulate some of these composers’ musical worlds. By toying with a typical folk music theme in the style of Jarrett, it’s safe to say that this piece touches the whole scale of emotions. Instrumental, Jazz, Swing Stride
Original Happy New Year song, sung by Jonas Langeby, feat. Vess Ray on the piano. This sentimental tune will have you longing for the Christmas Holidays! With its sweet classic touch, this moving & emotional piece is very suitable for couples in love and families during the Festive season. Male Vocals, Christmas, Christmas Vocals