Various ‎– Mash The Place Up

Wabana Ore Limited ‎– ORE21
2 × Vinyl, 12", 33 ⅓ RPM, Compilation


A1 & A3 taken from Ambush 1 - Escape From South London EP
A2, B2 and B4 taken from Ambush 2 - Welcome To The Warren EP
B1 & B3 taken from Ambush 3 - Give Up
C1 & C2 taken from Ambush 4 - Snipers At Work
C3 taken from Ambush 5 - Sex With A Machine
D1 taken from Ambush 6 - Bodysnatcher EP
D2 is previously unreleased
D3 is taken from Ambush 7 - In The Case Of...

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ambush CD1 Various Mash The Place Up(CD, Comp) Ambush ambush CD1 UK 1998 Sell This Version



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March 13, 2008

You like breakcore? Well this is where it's at. Ambush was instrumental in getting the sound where it is today and this release contains all of the best tracks that came out on the label. Before the scene and sound took on that annoying tone of irony, there was just aggression in the form of this weird music that wasn't jungle and wasn't gabber, but some strange hybrid of the two. Sure, DHR did it first, but the Ambush sound lacked the cheesy rhetoric and just seemed more... real. This is the ultimate Ambush collection and it is utterly essential for anyone who likes their amens rough around the edges.