Monte La Rue has often been nicknamed The Lounge King of the Lowlands. The Belgian dj/producer, currently holding residence in Amsterdam, has issued a firm statement with a range of ‘relaxed’ compilations, artist albums and exclusive DJ sets, all of them oozing with excellence and diversity.


His trade mark DJ sound of laid back grooves, electronically submerged in waves of intimacy and sensuality, makes Monte La Rue stand out in any crowd.

Currently resident DJ in bar Momo/Park Hotel, restaurant/bar

Mr Porter/W Hotel and restaurant Izakaya/Sir Albert Amsterdam, Monte is not only engaged when it comes to gigs, events or compilations. He also owns a studio and record label, La Maison La Rue, where it is buzzing with activity. But he's also an avid record collector with a huge vinyl collection and a regular contributor and reviewer for the Jazzism magazine and several on-line platforms.

Monte La Rue ‘Lounge Deluxe’ cd series is hailed all over the world and became a real blueprint for eclectic compilations. Over the years he created a diversity of releases ranging from ‘Latin Deluxe’ down to ‘Welcome to Club Jazz’, recorded several artist albums and developed numerous concepts for clubs such as Club NL, beach house Republiek and special products & shows for the likes of designer Jan Des Bouvrie, Autoscout24, KLM, Auping, plenty of Dutch fashion designers and brands and muscially hosted the Amsterdam International Fashion Week.