Jean-Marie K | House & Techno DJ Producer

News.

Shazzer Project

Shazz and Jean-Marie K met in 1992 at «Respect For France», the first electronic music tour organized in French Clubs, by the famous Fnac Music Dance Division label, a tour that, for the first time, had a stage composed of sets of DJs and lives of artists like Shazz, Laurent Garnier, Ludovic Navarre or ScanX.

The SHAZZer Project was born out of the desire of these two enthusiasts to help discover or rediscover Shazz’s emblematic titles from his albums or F Communications releases, remixed by big players of the electronic music scene such as DJul’z, Dan Ghenacia, Chez Damier, Claude Monnet, Blacksoul, Joss Moog, Ian Pooley, DJ Yass, Karim Sahraoui from the Transmat label, Peter Dundov and some more artists are to come. Young producers too like Agrume, Un*Deux, Mydoz, Spiel or DJ Jock the new young gun protected of Carl Cox on Intec Records. But also Prequell, a young and talented classical conductor in passion with Electronic music. This return to the origins of the French Touch reminds us how much the work of these two artists continues to exert its influence on the international scene. With the SHAZZer Project you’re back from the future!

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Biography.

English Biography
Biographie française

3 initials that tell a lot about the artist: one Jean-Marie that fits perfectly with the K of Klubs. Man of the night, he started in the early 90 in Paris as a DJ with Laurent Garnier and in the most famous club in Paris, the Rex Club, The Palace, The Boy, The Queen. A promising start for the continuity of his career. Since that night, Jean-Marie K skims the clubs in France and abroad. Artistic manager of Fairway records the first label in France the first label who produced Techno compilations with artists like Damon Wild, Tim Taylor, Chez Damier.

Already producer since its inception, he releaseed tracks in the 90’ on many labels like in Germany AquaticPlant and the Netherlands in XS-Records, or NRK in UK with Miguel Migs or Id&T. During that period he is playing in the biggest big Europeans festivals like MayDay, Love Parade, Winter Music Conference in Miami and for the Techno Parade in Paris. And was resident for 5 years at the Locomotive in Paris, bringing his friends Derrick May, Laurent Garnier, Francesco Farfa or his friend from Croatia Pero Full House. Resident DJ for 9 years (2000/2009) on the famous French radio FG Radio DJ on the only radio djs with over 70 French and international DJ’s like Carl Cox, Sven Vath or Laurent Garnier, Nicole Moudaber Jean-Marie K held its residence with his show After FG for 9 seasons non-stop. Jean-Marie K is a dj heart above all, it plays everywhere in Europe resident at the famous party Terrassain Barcelona and Tahiti, Miami WMC, New York, Shanghai, Tokyo, Moscow and also on new emerging scenes, unusual artist for unusual events: from Morocco (5 years resident @ Platinium Rabat the biggest club in Morocco at that time) also Chefchaouen festival, through Bosnia for the first Electronic party “Night Train Nostalgia” after the warnin Sarajevo's central railway station, and he sails between the various clubs in Ibiza, Berlin, Brussels, Tokyo, Island La Réunion or Ljubljana.

Pioneer of electronic music in France, he came in Croatia just after the war, there he has been mixing since 1996 (first time for Future Shock in Zagreb) and then in all the country with his friend DJ Pero Full House and many other promoters in the country, and as he likes to say: "The Croatian Public is one of the best audience of the World". He played all over the country during since 1996 from Varazdin to Dubrovnik, going through Split, Orebic, Brac, Hvar, Osijek, Varazdin, Zagreb, Rijeka, Trogir, Zadar, Sinj or Pula.

For the 10 years of love with Croatia he relased a track called “Beautiful People” a special dedication to the Croatian crowd. In 2016 he made a tour in Croatia to celebrate 20 years of love and music with the country and the people.

Jean-Marie K continues to enjoy the music and brings his tribe in the electronic environment. An artist who has contributed to the success of FG Dancefloors sold over a million copies alongside the Artistic Director of Radio FG DJ Didier Sinclair (RIP) and the team radio FG. Former label manager of FG Recordings label FG DJ Radio, As a producer he collaborated with artists like: Jeff Mills, Slam, Sven Vâth, Joachim Garraud, Petar Dundov, Robbie Rivera, Shazz or Salif Keita. Playing in some of the biggets underground festivals like Dimensions Festival or Mistery Land in Amsterdam. His love of the electronic music brings him to make different projects in different kind like Techno project called Soundiata signed on few labels like Jay’s Records with Natalino Nunes or Betrieb records in Berlin already 3 singles released with the first single signed on the label Tekkmania in Miami.

Real House lover too,his project KnR started in 2000 producing House & Deep House, project signed with the French label 96 Musique in Paris, The Avener label’s, with aleardy 5 releases on the label he already collaborated with artistes like Agrume or UN*DEUX.

JMK alias Jean-Marie K, ou l’histoire extraordinaire d’un griot électronique.

3 initiales qui en disent énormément sur l’artiste : un Jean qui se Marie parfaitement avec le K des Klubs. Homme de nuit, pionnier de la musique électronique en France, il débute en 1991 à Paris en tant que DJ avec Laurent Garnier, celui qu'il considère comme son mentor. Il le remplace dans des clubs prestigieux comme le Palace et surtout le Rex Club. Un début prometteur pour la continuité de sa carrière. Depuis ce soir-là, Jean-Marie K écume les clubs de France et internationaux. A Paris on le retrouve au Boy ou encore au Queen, et résident à la Locomotive à Paris pendant 4 ans

Jean-Marie K est un DJ de coeur avant tout. Il se produit partout en Europe ainsi qu’à Miami (WMC), New York, Shangaï, Montréal, Tokyo ou encore Tahiti, et également sur de nouvelles scènes : au Maroc (résident au Platinium pendant 5 ans à Rabat), en passant par La Slovenie, la Bosnie pour la première soirée Electronique juste après la guerre en 2000, dans la gare centrale de Sarajevo. Il vogue ainsi entre les différents clubs d’Athènes, St Petersbourg, Zagreb, Berlin, Bruxelles, Tokyo ou Moscou.

Il est présent dans les grands rendez-vous en Europe, de la Love Parade à Mayday, en passant par les grands festivals comme Mistery Land, Dimensions, Bacvice Festival, Moondance festival en Croatie, IMS à Ibiza.

Résident pendant 9 ans sur Radio FG avec son show After FG aux côtés d'artistes comme Carl Cox, Sven Vath, Roger Sanchez, c’est aussi un passioné de radio. Il sera l’un des rares à garder sa résidence pendant 9 ans. Il signera un volet de la fameuse compilation « After FG ».

Un artiste à part qui a contribué au succès des Dancefloors FG vendu à plus d'un million d’exemplaires aux côtés du Directeur Artistique de FG DJ Radio, notre regretté et ami Didier Sinclair et de toute l’équipe de la radio.

Producteur, il signe sur les labels comme NRK, GF à Miami, FG Recordings, Megaphone Records, Pschent, 432 Hertz Records, Jays Records, 96 Musique. Il est à l’origine du projet musical orienté Techno Soundiata avec son ami Natalino Nunes, dont le dernier EP est sorti sur le label Berlinois Betrieb Records. Il remix aussi des artistes comme Joachim Garraud, Antoine Clamaran, Salif Keita, Sophie Elis Bextor, Agrume ou encore Shazz.

En 2016 il fête ses 20 ans de Croatie avec une tournée dans tout le pays. Fan de ce pays depuis 1996 il est un des meilleurs représentant de cette nouvelle destination de fête. Pionnier dans ce pays, il arrive très vite à convaincre des artistes comme Jeff Mills, Laurent Garnier ou Derrick May à venir jouer là-bas. Pour lui le public croate est un des meilleurs publics du monde. En 2014, il signe son projet KnR avec Oliver Fox sur le fameux label 96 Musique aux côtés de The Avener : un projet résolument House/Deep House avec des titres déjà compilés sur de nombreux projets dans le monde. Le succès est au RDV avec la présence de tous ses titres sur la fameuse compilation « We Go Deep ».

Jean-Marie K ou l’histoire extraordinaire d’un griot électronique.

Electronic Griot.

Electronic Griot
Humantronic
Sinetik
Shazz
Shazzer Project The "S" EP
Shazz
Shazzer Project The "H" EP

Music.

KnR

KnR
Paranoia In China
KnR & Agrume
Seine
KnR
What About You (ft. Oo)
KnR
Kiss My Bass
KnR
Open Your Legs

Jean-Marie K

Aaron Baron & Jean-Marie K
God's Love
Jean-Marie K & Aaron Baron
432HR, Vol.2
Jean-Marie K & Aaron Baron
432HR, Vol.1

Soundiata

Soundiata
Flair / Travel
Soundiata
Bambara EP
Soundiata
Strike
Soundiata
Vivious Circle



Croatia.

Interviews.

Jean-Marie Kone: Kad se ujedini oko projekta, hrvatska će scena biti jača

Koneova ljubav prema Lijepoj Našoj traje dugi niz godina. Deset godina ljubavi prema Hrvatskoj obilježio je objavljivanjem materijala »Beautiful People«, a 2016. je 20 godina sretne »veze« proslavio turnejom po našoj zemlji.

Hrvatski DJ-i osvajaju simbol Pariza i klupsku instituciju Concrete

Sigurno ste već čuli da na rijeci Seine u Parizu postoji brod/klub koji vrti underground glazbu.

Hrvatski DJ-i osvajaju Pariz

My dear and beloved Croatians friends , Ja sam really really happy to invite Croatia for the Paris Electronic Week . Hvala to Novi List for the interview with Tommy Vaudecrane Technopol CEO. Thanks to Goran Tomasevicfor his precious help in the project . More news to come stay tuned. Love you all

Jean-Marie Kone: Danas novac priča, no meni samo glazba govori! - Klubskascena.hr

Za jedan dugi, iscrpni, duboki intervju, ispunjen autentičnim divljenjem hrvatskoj publici, sjeli smo u vrući stolac i ispili čašicu razgovora (bila je rakija) s jednim iz globalnog partenona.

Ljeto u Šunj Beach Baru - Klubskascena.hr

U Dubrovačko-Neretvanskoj županiji komotno se ugnijezdio Lopud, a na njemu jedan bar posvećen guštanju na plaži.

Novi projekti Jean-Marieja Konea - Klubskascena.hr

Francuski DJ, producent i nadasve veliki zaljubljenik u Hrvatsku, Jean-Marie Kone, ovih je dana obznanio kako pokreće novi label, ali i kako radi na novim glazbenim suradnjama.

Slab odaziv HR scene za promidžbu na Technoparadeu - Klubskascena.hr

Projekt promocije HR scene na pariškom Technoparadeu, gdje je francuski DJ i producent, te zaljubljenik u Hrvatsku, Jean-Marie Kone uložio više od godinu dana svoga rada, naišao je na jako slab odaziv.

Celebration tour - 20 years in Croatia by Jean-Marie Kone - Clubbing-Croatia.com

Jean-Marie Kone from Paris started his music when he met Laurent Garnier in the early 90`s at the famous Club Le Palace.

RA: Bacvice Beach Festival 2014 , Split, Croatia - Feed

Bacvice Beach Festival 2014 Split, Croatia, 1 & 2 August 2014. Here are 2 short clips of Silvio's performance on Bacvice Beach Festival 2014, along side Dave Clarke, Stanton Wariors, Alexander Kowalski, Jean Marie Kone, Pero Fullhouse, Edy C and more...
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