Im into Breakbeat Hardcore Early Jungle 91-93
Jungle and Drum & Bass 94-96
Drum & Bass 97-now
Choppage / Drum Funk

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posted a comment on Jonny L - I'm Leavin'. about 1 year ago
Looking at the track durations the CD version is just over 5 minutes long Jonny L - I'm Leavin' and this vinyl version is only 4 minuites.
Also the title track 'I'm Leavin' is the full length version here but the edited down one on the CD.
posted a comment on S.O.S. - Waiting (Remix) / 1980. about 1 year ago
So is this under the Digital name not the S.O.S alias ? the A Side is called 'Raw Pleasure' and the AA Side 'Gem'?
this must of came out in 1996?
posted a comment on DJ Crystl - The Dark Crystl. about 1 year ago
Thanks for going into a bit of detail echoing what others have said about the so called remastered version sounding so poor, you’ve concluded it’s a Vinyl rip.....ffs cheeky or what to pass it off as a remaster.

Many mentioned that the VIP isn’t the one ... See full review
posted a comment on DJ Crystl - The Dark Crystl. about 1 year ago
It's printed on the spine of the sleeve.... "HI TO THE HATERS "
posted a comment on Various - Drum & Bass Selection - Platinum Edition. about 1 year ago
This has something to do with Breakdown Records as they are a Subsidiary of Suburban Base Records releasing Drum & Bass selection LP's and CD's.

posted a comment on Response & Pliskin - Plastic Face / Tangled Web. about 1 year ago
These Western Lore LTD releases are Vinyl only unlike the normal Western Lore releases that are available digitally.
posted a comment on Specialist X - Silent Silk / Love Mystery. about 1 year ago
If you attended Clashmouth Vinyl market you could purchase some forthcoming releases before they are put up online for sale, like this one.
posted a comment on 4 Star (2). about 1 year ago
Bit of info from Bay B Kane I came across about the 4 Star series.

During this period I also struck another deal with Whitehouse to do a series of EPs which would consist of tracks from artists who I had collaborated with… this series we decided to call ... See full review
posted a comment on White House Records. about 1 year ago
Bay B Kane on Whitehouse Records

A year or so down the line and things were rollin nicely and the distribution company that always moved my releases announced they were starting a label “Whitehouse Records”, and I was one of the first artists they ... See full review
posted a comment on The Rood Project - Thunder. about 1 year ago
A little info from Bay B Kane I found talking about The Rood Project - Thunder

"I must mention one more very important point in time, which was the time I collaborated
with a young American lady named Sherry…together we created “The Rood Project”, and ... See full review
posted a comment on Bay B Kane - The Guardian Of Ruff. about 1 year ago
“The Guardian of Ruff” album

I’m pretty sure that most fans of Jungle / Drum & Bass will remember I also released an album through Whitehouse Records which was unheard of at the time for an individual artist… It was that same attitude of “break the ... See full review
posted a comment on Bay B Kane - The Guardian Of Ruff. about 1 year ago
“The Guardian of Ruff” album

I’m pretty sure that most fans of Jungle / Drum & Bass will remember I also released an album through Whitehouse Records which was unheard of at the time for an individual artist… It was that same attitude of “break the ... See full review
posted a comment on Ruff Guidance Records. about 1 year ago
Bay-B-Kane

As the BTL chapter came to a definitive close, I knew I had a lot more to offer musically and so I also knew that what I had to do now was going to be a real mission, not to mention a tuff test for me as an individual and as a producer… I got ... See full review
posted a comment on Bay B Kane. about 1 year ago
Origin of the name “Bay B Kane”

The name Bay B Kane originally came about as a dedication to my son Kane who at the time was a baby…so I named an ep bay b kane and dedicated it to my son. At the time there was no intention of takin that name on as an ... See full review
submitted Theory (3) / Dead Man's Chest (2) & Thugwidow - Venus . about 1 year ago
submitted Outer Heaven (3) & Sully (5) - Mercury . about 1 year ago
posted a comment on Big Bud - Aka Jazz / Madison Heights. about 1 year ago
This might be getting a full release words from Aquasky

A couple of years later Forces Of Nature released an EP on our Passenger Records, which came out in 1998. Big Bud also did a 12" release for Passenger - 'AKA Jazz / Madison Heights' - but this was ... See full review
posted a comment on Aquasky - Tranquility (Remixes). about 1 year ago
Brent Newitt (Aquasky)

Chalke is a really old friend of mine from back in the Mid 90's when I first started Aquasky with Dave and Kieron. He lived in Southbourne, Bournemouth and had his studio near the beach and I use to find myself back at his many ... See full review
posted a comment on Chalke. about 1 year ago
Chalke Lom is an enigma. A talented Watford Enigma. Growing up within the London rave scene alongside LTJ Bukem, MCing for Bukem as he was rising up through the ranks and making a name for himself on the circuit. He was also the guy who first pushed LTJ ... See full review
posted a comment on Chalke - The Resurrection / The Future . about 1 year ago
"The Resurrection" only really seemed to be played by LTJ Bukem using it in one of his Best Yaman tapes LTJ Bukem - Hardcore Volume 11

"The Future" was also used by Bukem on an earlier Yaman mix DJ LTJ Bukem* - Hardcore Volume 9

From the Reissue project

So, in 1992 whilst living in ... See full review
posted a comment on Dexxtrous & Sudden Def - Forgotten Souls (Remix) / Infrared. about 1 year ago
This is a Remastered reissue of Dexxtrous & Sudden Def - Innervisions 2 with the exclusion of “My World” which I think was down to J Majik not having the master recording available for it.
posted a comment on Peshay - Ride The Rhythm / All Night. about 1 year ago
Peshay makes his return to Infrared almost 25 years since his ‘ World Of Music ‘release in 1994.

“All Night” is a prime example of the classic Peshay sound that was so prominent in the mid 90’s,with a catchy piano hook that creates the perfect intro and ... See full review
posted a comment on Innervisions - Absolute Zero. about 1 year ago
The first release on the relaunched Infrared Records sees label boss J Majik drop an unreleased dub from the nineties under his Innervisions alias.

“Absolute Zero” is a masterclass in the golden era of drum and bass. Frenetic amen edits and a weighty ... See full review
posted a comment on Adam F - The Undertaker / Future Sound. about 1 year ago
The second release on the relaunched Infrared Records in 2018 sees a further two unreleased tracks rescued out of the DAT Archive from 1995.

“The Undertaker” is classic mid-nineties Jungle. Featuring an instantly recognisable bass line loop, reggae ... See full review
posted a comment on Moul'e & Lucida* - Aquarium / City In The Clouds. about 1 year ago
With minimum equipment (an Akai MPC60 and an SY85 keyboard, later upgraded with the addition of a 12-channel mixing desk and an FX unit) at their disposal at first, the duo got involved into production, with Lucida taking care of the editing ... See full review
posted a comment on Moul'y & Lucida. about 1 year ago
Life circumstances such as Alex’s relocation to the United States made it impossible for the duo to carry on, so the Mouly & Lucida cycle reached a natural conclusion circa 1997. After a short hiatus, Mouly resurfaced with two solo outputs, which were ... See full review
posted a comment on Adam F - Metropolis / Mother Earth. about 1 year ago
'Metropolis' was released in August 96. The track was one of the biggest cuts responsible for darking out 96/97. 'Metropolis' stunned the Drum n Bass world, becoming an anthem at the Metalheadz Sunday sessions at the Blue Note and was the labels biggest ... See full review
posted a comment on Adam F - Aromatherapy. about 1 year ago
Adam F followed 'Circles' with his most elusive track so far: the oblique 'Aromatherapy' "Bukem wanted to put out 'Aromatherapy' on Good Looking but I had already signed it to section 5, so I couldn't do that. Bukem and Fabio played it all the time.
posted a comment on Adam F - Circles. about 1 year ago
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"Circles" got made at the beginning of '95 and at that stage I still wasn't known at all. I gave it to all the DJ's and didnt get any response.About 6 months later I gave it again to Groove and Ray Keith and all of a sudden it was 'Why didn't you ... See full review
posted a comment on Voyager (3) - Hypersleep. about 1 year ago
Pete comments on the ‘Hypersleep’ official release, sample clearance and the remix series in a period, when a wave of noir was sweeping the scene.

“So the track itself wasn’t released until at least a year or so after it was made, due to me wanting it ... See full review
posted a comment on Shiken Hanzo - Sohei EP. about 1 year ago
"With releases on Loxy's Cylon and a track on the final Hardware LP, the enigmatic Shiken Hanzo goes all-in on the first vinyl release on his own label Hojo Clan - and it's an absolute lesson in claustrophobic half-time futurism.

The title track drapes ... See full review
posted a comment on Voyager (3) - Hypersleep. about 1 year ago
Pete comments on the ‘Hypersleep’ official release, sample clearance and the remix series in a period, when a wave of noir was sweeping the scene.

“So the track itself wasn’t released until at least a year or so after it was made, due to me wanting it ... See full review
posted a comment on Voyager (3) - Future Retro. about 1 year ago
Pete comments on the ‘Hypersleep’ official release, sample clearance and the remix series in a period, when a wave of noir was sweeping the scene.

“So the track itself wasn’t released until at least a year or so after it was made, due to me wanting it ... See full review
posted a comment on Ragu And Stalker (7) - Love Comes 'N' Go's / Raw Jungle. about 1 year ago
I don't think it's Dillinja here is the other bits Ragu had credits with https://www.discogs.com/artist/321182-Ragu?filter_anv=0&type=Credits
posted a comment on Logic Productions. about 1 year ago
Dillinja - 'Baby Your' exclusive to
Various - Drum & Bass Selection 4 (Reload - Part 4 - Running It Red)
Dillinja - 'Follow Me' from
Various - Hard Leaders 7 Presents Jungle Dub 3
are both licenced from Logic Productions. It's not known why they weren't given full 12" releases on Logic Productions itself.

'Follow Me' did appear on a few mixes at ... See full review
posted a comment on Tronik House* - Straight Outta Hell (Simon "Bassline" Smith Remix). about 1 year ago
Yes it is an official release you think all this info would be available for bootleg

Companies, etc.
Manufactured By – Music Preservation Society
Distributed By – Music Preservation Society
Exclusive Retailer – Music Preservation Society
Lacquer Cut At ... See full review
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posted a comment on Remarc, Da Intalex - R.I.P / I like It . about 1 year ago
There seems to be couple of VIP versions one is on this Various - DJ Box 2 CD it not listed as the VIP but is the version played by Randall on Kiss FM 12 July 1995.

The other is a VIP played by DJ Hype at Helter Skelter 'Keep The Fire Burning' 7th October 1995.
posted a comment on Lemon D / Da Intalex - Jah Love Vip / What You Gonna Do Vip . about 1 year ago
This could be the version of Jah Love played by DJ Randall on Kiss 100 FM 12th July 1995 which he calls the "Forgotten Mix" .

There seems to be three unreleased mixes of Da Intalex - What Ya Gonna Do

Grooverider (Remix 1) - Played by Grooverider at ... See full review
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posted a comment on The Truper. about 1 year ago
The Truper series captured Photek at his rawest and featured some of his most celebrated amens, what did you think when you first heard these?

(Phil Wells / Basement Phil)
I was first aware of Photek when he released his “Jump EP” on Cert 18 (as Studio ... See full review
posted a comment on Street Beats. about 1 year ago
Phil mentions about Photek (Truper)
"So I gave him a few thousand pounds so he could sort out his studio, the result? he brought me 12 awesome tunes. All of these were released on these 10" slabs along with tracks by Roger Johnson (Inhouse engineer at ... See full review
posted a comment on Seba - Valley Of The Moomins / Car Crash. about 1 year ago
Class from Seba as usual both tunes are deep
So it seems Valley Of The Moomins is Seba & Lotek as S.Soderman is credited as producer as well.
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posted a comment on Dillinja - Deadly Deep Subs (Remix) / Perfect Match. about 1 year ago
Theres an unreleased VIP Randall played @ AWOL May 1994. Which had ‘Jah Know Ya Big’ vocal sample used in the track of the same name the following year.
Absolutely Tearing !
posted a comment on Trinity. about 1 year ago
One of Dillinja's early aliases shame he didn't release Trinity - Fall Down (Unreleased) played by Bryan Gee - 4th September 1993.
posted a comment on The Architex - Incision. about 1 year ago
To mark Architecture Recordings 19th Birthday and on our fans request, we are re-releasing our first full album back in 1996 on the label. Release date 10th Feb 2014.

The Architex - Incision LP - (ARXLP001) - Architecture Recordings

Sometimes you need ... See full review
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posted a comment on Street Beats. over 2 years ago
Hi
Just wondering about the 12 Truper tracks mentioned by you in your write up .

"So I gave him a few thousand pounds so he could sort out his studio, the result? he brought me 12 awesome tunes. All of these were released on these 10" slabs along with ... See full review
submitted Warna Bruddaz - Settle Down / Comeeein. over 2 years ago