Koen De Bruyne

Koen De Bruyne

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Koen de Bruyne
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Jazz and ambient/electronic musician from Belgium.
He was a prominent studio musician working for several pop artists in his home country like his brother Kris De Bruyne for example, as well as artists from abroad like funk band BLACK BLOOD and with Janko Nilovic (known for jazz library music) in a group called Mad Unity.
To his name he only has two records; Koen De Bruyne - Here Comes The Crazy Man! from 1974 is a keyboard heavy funky fusion record with exceptional sound because of the use of brass instruments and vocals by Patricia Maessen; could be compared in some degree to the also Belgian group Placebo (2). His other album is Koen De Bruyne - In Kluis an experimental electronic soundtrack album for the movie 'In Kluis' by Jan Gruyaert.
Koen De BRUYNE died in 1977 while he was producing Kris De Bruyne - Ballerina's. The first song 'Oh Producer' on this record is dedicated to him.
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Koen De Bruyne Discography

Albums

Koen De Bruyne Here Comes The Crazy Man! (Album) Vogue, Vogue Belgium 1974 Sell This Version
VBL 9002, V.B.L. 9002 Koen De Bruyne Here Comes The Crazy Man!(LP, Album) Vogue, Vogue VBL 9002, V.B.L. 9002 Belgium 1974 Sell This Version
6320 901 Koen De Bruyne In Kluis(LP) Hans 6320 901 Belgium 1978 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SDBAN1001 Koen De Bruyne Piano Improvisations(10", EP, Ltd, Num) Sdban SDBAN1001 Belgium 2017 Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

00976 Koen De Bruyne In Kluis(CD) HKM 00976 Belgium Unknown Sell This Version

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November 21, 2013
Koen De BRUYNE was a jazz keyboardist from Belgium. He was a prominent studio musician working for several pop artists in his home country like his brother Kris de BRUYNE for example, as well as artists from abroad like funk band BLACK BLOOD and with Janko NILOVIC; (known for jazz library music) in a group called MAD UNITY. To his name he only has two records; 'Here Comes The Crazy Man!' from 1974 is a keyboard heavy funky fusion record with exceptional sound because of the use of brass instruments and vocals by Patricia MAESEN; could be compared in some degree to the also Belgian group PLACEBO. His other album is an experimental electronic soundtrack album for the movie 'In Kluis' by Jan Gruyaert. Koen De BRUYNE died shortly after the release of the film in 1979

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