Jacques Renault is a New Yorker/DJ/producer initially famed for his co-production work as Runaway on the world famous DFA Records.
Now, however, Jacques is equally known for his remix abilities (including his rework of Midnight Magic‘s ‘Beam Me Up’ – a huge dance-floor hit) and his now-firmly-established record label On The Prowl.
As part of AllSaints Clothing‘s ongoing Basement Sessions project, Chris Tubbs chats with Mr Renault about his productions, history, inspirations and current favourite tunes.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SjXtj5KYPm0
Just this week, Jacques unleashed a remix of Breakbot’s ‘Fantasy’ for his EP – released via Ed Banger on June 20. Jacques Renault x Breakbot, the ultimate funk and disco collaboration. Stream it for good times:
Finally, the above mentioned remix of ‘Beam Me Up’: