Born in The Netherlands. Came from a business family, his parents owned a recreation Park. He is related to the world famous cycle list Piet Van Kempen (1898-1985), related to
Brigade-General Charles Andre Hartmans (1883-1975), high rank military, CEO of the Dutch Army Museum, writer). Also related to Cees Van Maasdam(1928) Dutch program maker.
His passion for music starts when MaKaJa Gonzales was young when Disco music was fashion, Soul, Jazz, Blues. He spend a lot of his time going out to the clubs in Holland and Belgium. Early 1980 he came in contact Electronic Funk music, like Johnny ‘Guitar” Watson, The Gap Band, and in 1986 he heard for the first time House music (House Sound of Chicago), like Farley Jackmaster Funk, Steve ”silk” Hurley. At that time electronic music was for the big public unknown music style, and since then all things change in his life and it was never the same anymore. When Electronic music became more fashion the music styles changed fast, Hip House, more known from TURN UP THE BASS. The 1990’s was the upcoming of Rave Music, Happy Hardcore, Acid, Drum ‘n Bass etc. The Rest is history.
Started in 1983 as dj for Radio Contact, with Andrew McCabe.
From 1986-1987, 1998 he was a Photoshootmodel. For Gideon Spin (1986-1987), My Way Models (1998).
From 1993-2004 he was a writer.
In 2010 MaKaJa Gonzales start to work on his comeback as a dj with the help of his close friend DJ Coldcycle after a long break from the music industry.
In 2010 i start with DNS (Dutch New Style). The philosophy behind of DNS is to make art with art and to give art a new and deeper meaning. Mine graphic designs tells always a story.
In 2011 i start with MaKaJa Art based on DNS philosophy.
In 2012 he played for Radio DJ Clinex, Radio 107 (Italy), Subic Bay Radio (The Philippines) , Fnoob Radio (with Markus StorFunk)
In 2013: Played for Radio DJ Clinex, Radio 107, Italy, CueBase, STROM: KRAFT RADIO, Art Style: TECHNO, TECHNO Massacre (with Lucas Freudenberger). Is behind TECHNO THERAPY, SHOCK CONTROL, JUICE UP, FRAME WORKXX, FRAME WORKXX SETS, FRAME WORKXX EVOLUTION, FRAME WORKXX REDEMPTION.
June 2013 he started with FRAME WORKXX Podcast on STROMKRAFTRADIOfm. .
June 29, 2013 guest on Radio Magic 92.3 Cebu, The Philippines.
July 2013: Perfect Storm show with Jase Gallacher (UK) on Fnoob radio. Under the name of FRAME WORKXX he have his own show on fnoob radio, started from
July 16, 2013, with the first show with Matt Ess & Erik S on Fnoob Radio (UK).
August 3, 2013 he was on Radio Magic Cebu City, The Philippines.
August 4, 2013, he was on Team PDDJS RADIO NETWORK, The Philippines.
August 13, 2013 He and Primal Beat (Switzerland) was on his Frame Workxx show on Fnoob radio.
August 24, 2013 MaKaJa Gonzales was for the 3rd time on Radio Magic, Cebu City, The Philippines.
August 25, 2013 he was was on Chronisch Electronisch part 7 on Cuebase-fm.de, hosted by Syn Tex. (Germany).
August 25, 2013 he was for the 2nd time on Team PDDJS RADIO NETWORK, The Philippines, hosted by Kyle Garon.
August 30, 2013: He was on Radio DJ Clinex, Venezuela, South America.
August 31, 2013: He was on Radio Magic Cebu City, The Philippines.
MaKaJa Gonzales is now active in 10 countries, Canada, The Netherlands, Germany, UK, Switzerland, USA, The Philippines, Portugal, Italy, Venezuela.
September 10, 2013 he was on his show FRAME WORKXX on fnoob radio with Marrel.
September 21, 2013 he was on Radio Magic, Cebu City, The Philippines
September 21, 2013 he played at the Laxx Club, Rotterdam, The Netherlands at DJ R.I.P. Birthday Bash Party.
September 21, 2013 he was on Radio Magic, Cebu City, The Philippines, hosted by Jack Stone.
September 28, 2013 he was again on Radio Magic, Cebu City, The Philippines.
September 29, 2013 he was on Team PDDJS Radio Network, The Philippines.
October 6, 2013 he was on Team PDDJS Radio Network, The Philippines.
October 8, 2013 MaKaJa Gonzales & Garret Dillon (USA) was on FRAME WORKXX, Fnoob radio (UK).
October 11, 2013, he was on Flash-X & Friends, Art Style Techno, #015 with Dan-Tek.
October 12, 2013 he was on Radio Magic, Cebu City, The Philippines, hosted by Jack Stone.
October 30, 2013 MaKaJa Gonzales was on Husa Sounds Radio (Canada),
November 1, 2013 he was on AudioBeats Podcast#042(Portugal).
November 2, 2013: Was he on Husa Sounds Radio (Canada).
November 2, 2013 he was on Radio Magic, Cebu City (The Philippines.
November 5, 2013: MaKaJa Gonzales & Rhate on Fnoob radio (UK).
November 7, 2013 he was on BunkerTV (Germany).
November 17, 2013 was MaKaJa Gonzales on Team PDDJS Radio Network, The Philippines. On November 19, 2013 he was on Husa Sounds Radio, Canada.
November 23, 2013 he was on Radio Magic, The Philippines, together with DJ Cosmo, DJ Vega & Diego Vella.
November 29, 2013 MaKaJa Gonzales organized his first radio dance event ‘RELEASE YOURSELF” on StromKraftRadio-fm (with Hollen, Alex D’Elia, Sinisa Tamamovic, Steve Poindexter, Taigo Onez, Shaun Hayes, DJ R.I.P., Jack Stone, DJ Afro-D and himself.
November 29, 2013: Was he on Dented Techno show, hosted by Jennifer Gallacher (UK).
December 1, 2013 was he on Team PDDJS Radio Network, The Philippines, hosted by Kyle Garon.
December 3, 2013 he and Taigo Onez was on Fnoob Radio (UK) with his Frame Workxx show.
December 8, 2013 On Fnoob Technothon (UK).
December 11, 2013: On TechYourHouse together with Nino Poletto (Canada).
December 15, 2013: He was on Team PDDJS Radio Network, The Philippines, hosted by Kyle Garon.
December 24, 2013: He was on Team PDDJS Radio Network, The Philippines, hosted by Kyle Garon.
December 27, 2013: On Sound-scape #018 together with Steve Dickson and Jase Gallacher (UK).
December 31, 2013 He was on fnoob radio in FRAME WORKXX with Philipp Centro.
December 31, 2013: Was he on Husa Sounds Radio, Canada, Tech In Da House #17.
January 5, 2014: He was on Team PDDJS Radio Network, The Philippines, hosted by Kyle Garon.
January 10, 2014: Was he on Tech Your House show, no 13, Canada, hosted by Nino Poletto.
January 16, 2014: Was on DJ International Radio-eu with Frame Workxx, together with Jase Gallacher and Stevie Rose (UK).
January 16, 2014: Was on Clubdanceradio.nl with Frame Workxx (Netherlands).
January 16, 2014: MaKaJa Gonzales, Jase Gallacher & Stevie Rose on FRAME WORKXX EVOLUTION on DJ International Radio-eu.
January 18, 2014: Was on FRAME WORKXX PODCAST #015 on StromKraftRadio-fm.
January 21, 2014: MaKaJa Gonzales on Husa Sounds Radio, Canada.Upcoming Events:
january 23, 2014 Was on ClubDanceRadio (Netherlands).
January 28, 2014: MaKaJa Gonzales & Electrorites onwww.fnoob.com (UK).
February 2, 2014: Was on Techno Fundamental with Doublebase on StromKraftRadio-fm.
February 6, 2014: Was on ClubDanceRadio (The Netherlands)
February 13, 2014: Was MaKaJa Gonzales on Danclubradio (Netherlands).
February 13, 2014: On DJ International Radio-eu with Frame Workxx Evolution #002 with Israel Toledo and Amir Razanica.
February 15, 2014: In Progress Radio, The Netherlands, special 2 hour Techno dj set.
February 25, 2014: MaKaJa Gonzales & Jack Stone onwww.fnoob.com
March 1, 2014: FRAME WORKXX REDEMPTION O1 on StromKraftRadio-fm.
February 25, 2013:Technomassacrepodcast19 – T3chno-massacre-podcast-19
November 1, 2013: Audiobeats-podcast-040 – Makaja-gonzales-audiobeats
November 19, 2013: Husasounds – Hsr-tech-in-tha-house-12
November 29, 2013: Jennifer-gallacher – Dented-01-1-with-norma
December 11, 2013:Techyourhouse – Techyourhouse-makaja-gonzales
December 27, 2013: Steve-dickson-4 – Soundscape-018-makaja-gonzales
December 31, 2013: Husasounds – Hsr-tech-in-tha-house-17
January 10, 2014: Techyourhouse – Tyh013-makaja-gonzales
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