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RENE ET GASTON

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Period

1992 - current

Genre

house, trance

René et Gaston

Two house producers who record their music under various names. As The Good Men they score their biggest hit yet with the track Give It Up.
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Members

Gaston Steenkist   producer
René Ter Horst   producer

Mentioned in the biography of

1992   Jamez
1993   Klatsch!
1994   Dj Dobre
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Biography René et Gaston

Two house producers who record their music under various names. As The Good Men they score their biggest hit yet with the track Give It Up.

1975 - 1992

René, alias DJ Zki, and Gaston, alias Dobre, are from the city of Haarlem. They both start their careers working as DJ's in various local clubs and discotheques.

Dj Dobre Dj Zki

1992 - 1994

René (1961) and Gaston (1972) meet in 1992 when René works as a radio DJ and Gaston Steenkist is still a student. They start working together and record the track Give It Up, which was originally meant as a B-side track, but turned out to be a worldwide hit record. UK band Simply Red later used a sample of the track for their chart-topping hit Fairground. René and Gaston record several albums together and also start the Fresh Fruit label. Over the years they record tracks under various names like, Tomba Vira, The Good Men, Collin Bros, Con-Am, F-Action, Fresh Tunes, Mackino, Mechanical Soul Saloon, Mpari, Stainless, Klatsch!, Basco, Jark Prongo and Chocolate Puma.

Basco Chocolate Puma Collin Bros Con-am F-Action Fresh Tunes Jamez Jark Prongo Klatsch! Mackino Mechanical Soul Saloon Mpari Stainless The Good Men Tomba Vira

1995 - 1999

René and Gaston start a new label called Pssst Music op. 1999 sees the last release of a René et Gaston 12": Soiree Dansante.

Discography René et Gaston

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