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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Albums

Koen De Bruyne - Here Comes The Crazy Man! album art Koen De Bruyne Here Comes The Crazy Man! (Album) Vogue, Vogue Belgium 1974 Sell This Version
Koen De Bruyne - In Kluis album art Koen De Bruyne In Kluis Hans Belgium 1978 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SDBAN1001 Koen De Bruyne - Piano Improvisations album art Koen De Bruyne Piano Improvisations(10", EP, Ltd, Num) Sdban SDBAN1001 Belgium 2017 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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