Remarc

Remarc

Real Name:
Marc Forrester
Profile:
UK based jungle producer and DJ.
Remarc began his music career at 13 years of age playing reggae, rare groove and electro at house parties in and around his birth town of Brockley in south east London. At 17 he got his first break as a DJ on the infamous Weekend Rush pirate radio station playing Hardcore and through the progression into Jungle. It was here that he initially made a name for himself as a DJ but only really touching a London based audience.

Widely proclaimed to be "king of the Amen" due to his chopped up tracks for labels such as Dollar, White House, Kemet, and Suburban Base. The majority of these tunes were compiled alongside previously unreleased tracks for a two volume retrospective released by Planet Mu in 2003 and 2004. He is still spinning worldwide.
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Remarc Discography

Albums

ZIQ084 Remarc Sound Murderer (Comp) Planet Mu ZIQ084 UK 2003 Sell This Version
ZIQ085 Remarc Unreleased Dubs 94-96 (Comp) Planet Mu ZIQ085 UK 2004 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

DOL 001 DJ Remarc* Help Me Dollar Records DOL 001 UK 1993 Sell This Version
DOL 002 Remarc!* + Lewi Cifer Remarc!* + Lewi Cifer - Ricky Dollar Records DOL 002 UK 1994 Sell This Version
WYHSX 035 Remarc Drum N' Bass Wise / Sound Murderer (Remixes) White House Records WYHSX 035 UK 1994 Sell This Version
WYHS 035 Remarc Sound Murderer / Drum N' Bass Wise White House Records WYHS 035 UK 1994 Sell This Version
DOL 003 Remarc Ricky (Remixes) Dollar Records DOL 003 UK 1994 Sell This Version
SUBBASE50R Remarc R.I.P. Suburban Base Records SUBBASE50R UK 1995 Sell This Version
DOL 004 Remarc R.I.P / Ice Cream & Syrup Suburban Base Records DOL 004 UK 1994 Sell This Version
WYHSX 044 Remarc Menace / Thunderclap White House Records WYHSX 044 UK 1995 Sell This Version
none Remarc Bad No Bloodclart / Bad Bwoy(Acetate, 10") Not On Label none UK 1995 Sell This Version
SUBBASE 69 Remarc In Da Hood / You And Me Suburban Base Records SUBBASE 69 UK 1996 Sell This Version
SUBBASE 69R Remarc In Da Hood (Remix) / Single Finga Killa Suburban Base Records SUBBASE 69R UK 1996 Sell This Version
none Remarc / Shy FX Remarc / Shy FX - Drums / Raw Dogs Relik(Acetate, 10") Not On Label none UK 1996 Sell This Version
SUBBASE 75 Remarc 2:01 / Stick 'Em Up Suburban Base Records SUBBASE 75 UK 1997 Sell This Version
WYHSC 002 Remarc / Ellis Dee Remarc / Ellis Dee - Whitehouse Classics - Volume 2(12") White House Records WYHSC 002 UK 2000 Sell This Version
moist 004, MOIST004 Remarc TNT(12") Moist Records, Moist Records moist 004, MOIST004 UK 2001 Sell This Version
SBA 109 Remarc R.I.P. / In Da Hood (Shy FX Remix) Suburban Base Records SBA 109 UK 2005 Sell This Version

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dopplerfm

dopplerfm

August 7, 2012
in a sea of badly produced records proliferating in the uk hardcore and jungle scene in the early 90s, remarc (much as bay b kane) had production that was a step above the rest. no-one has ever cut and edited the amen as clean as him (and i've heard them all, in all genres from jungle to leftfield electronic to breakcore etc.) and no-one ever will! with a penchant for mashed up amen junglism, roaring dub bass lines and ragga toasts remarc truly stood out in all his productions. essential.
pipecock

pipecock

September 6, 2004
edited over 11 years ago
Remarc is the man when it comes to mashed up jungle. The Amen break was like putty in his hands, he could make it into something totally devastating in which ever way he chose. Even before Planet Mu's recent interest, those in the know dropped Remarc tunes at the peak moments of their old school sets. His sole foray into 2-step style production was quite nice as well. Certainly he will go down in history as one of the top jungle producers ever. Years from now the next generation crate diggers will flip out when they find "RIP" for $2.

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