Jungle may be the U.K. phenomenon of the moment, but for the leading lights of hardcore dance music, the genre is too diverse to be embraced by one moniker.
Media attention threw a searchlight on ragga-jungle, a potent combination of fast breakbeats and ragga chat, after the release of “Incredible,” General Levy’s collaboration with M-Beat on Renk Records. But for jungle creators such as DJ Crystl, 4 Hero, T-Power, or Goldie, the story is far more complex. — Things I sure as hell would have never guessed: David Toop wrote a front-cover jungle feature for Billboard in 1994. (via theundergroundismassive)
by Christina B