After Having released records on various labels and co-founding Contraband Records in the 90's, Toronto DJ/Producer Gene King, founded Shines Records in 2005.Gene and Co. are dedicated to bringing a new fresh sound to club music as well as highliting some of T.O's finest talent .The labels sound varies on each release(from Broken Beat,Deep,Tribal,Afro,Latin,Tech etc.....) while keeping true to the undergound club sound.
Releases are currently available in vinyl shops and online @ http://
Soon to be released: Genetix ft.Shanchoy "Sunrise"
Plusgroove "Konkrete Jungle"
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SHINES is the brainchild of Gene King and the group effort of artists from a very diverse set of musical backgrounds such as vocal prodigy Sacha Williamson, the memorable Shanchoy, Lotus, and of course Plusgroove and Eminence on the production.
Gene has remixed and produced music for numerous labels as :
Artist such as;
Claudja Barry, Kairene, TLC, Wild Strawberries, De’Lacy DJ Pope Ft.Lynette Smith and Demarkus Lewis.
He co-founded Contraband records in 1993 with Carlos Clarke and in 1998 co-founde Southside Productions with two other Toronto Dj’s Lil’Pete and Mark Masters. Look out for more projects to be released featuring Gene and Co. in 2008
DISCOGRAPHY(Productions and Remixes)
*That's enough for me_Gene King ft.Sacha Williamson - digital download OUT NOW!
*Demarkus Lewis ft marissa Guzman -Get Yourself Together(Genetix mix) Soulstar Records(12" & mp3) OUT NOW!!
*Genetix - Screwface City - including the genetix and plusgroove interpretations - digital mp3 OUT NOW!
***Changes (12") 157 Shelter Records 2007 - OUT NOW!
*Suges (File, MP3) We Belong To The Night... Soulstream Records 2007(OUT NOW!)
*Antoinette - Come Into My Life (Genetix mix) Contraband Records 2007
*Sunrise (12") Shines Records 2005
*Plusgroove Ft Darnell kendricks Keep On movon'(Genetix Mix) Plusgroove Records OUT NOW!!
*Movin On(12") GK Experience Mixed Signals 2005
*Candy Store EP (12") Mixed Signals 2005
*Spirituality (12") Shines Records 2005
*Sunrise (12") Shines Records 2005
*No More Lies (Southsid... Easy Street Records 2000
*It's A DJ Thing 1 (2x12") 2000 (The Muzik Mix)
Defender Records 1996
Genetix - Love will Fix It Ultrsound Recordings 2000
Dancing In The Key Of Love (CD, Maxi) Dancing In The Key Of ... Hi-Bias Records Inc. 1998
I Won't Cheat On My Girlfriend (12") I Won't Cheat On My Gi... Hi-Bias Records Inc. 1998
No More Lies (12") - Defender 1996
Remix (12" Feature) (12") Quality Records / Quality Music & Video 1995
Club House - 100% Canadian Dance (CD) I Need A Man (Undergro... Quality Records / Quality Music & Video 1994
Monik Garo (CD) Can't Stop Now, Natura... A&M Records (Canada) 1994
Monik Garo (CD) Gotta Get Close To You... A&M Records (Canada) 1994
The Toronto Sound Of The Underground (Cass) Stand Up, Be Strong SPG Music Productions Ltd. 1994
Our Love / C'mon (The Illegal Remixes) (12") Contraband Records/KMS Records 1993
The Toronto Sound Of The Underground (CD) Stand Up, Be Strong SPG Music Productions Ltd. 1994
Lies And Alibis (12") On The Move Records INC. 1992
Freedom (12") Freedom (UK Techno Mix) On The Move Records INC. 1991
Freedom (12") Freedom (Original Mix) On The Move Records INC. 1991
Freedom (12") Debut 1991
LISTEN ON IN-.
Listen to Gene on CKLN.88.1 FM every Friday night/Saturday Morning from 4:30 AM, and on netmusique.com online every Thursdays from 4PM to 6PM.
and www.motionfm.com every thursdays from 3pm
Stay tuned for my own updated mixes, club stories, and podcasts from myself featuring a ton of featured SHINES music available to you online.