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.
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’: