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My Year of Mixtapes Week 9: Ambient Jungle

My Year of Mixtapes Week 9: Ambient Jungle


About the show

Playing tracks by

Rogue Unit, DJ Phantasy, CLOUD NINE, Essence of Aura, The Noise of Art and more.

Imagine yourself in 1994. The whole jungle thing is kicking off big time, and you love it, but you happen to have this other side—maybe it's an artsy-fartsy ambient "let's smoke a bowl and talk about the universe" side, or perhaps it's a getting-in-touch-with-your-black-roots wannabe-jazz-musician "one of these days I'm gonna learn to play vibes just like Roy Ayers" side, or maybe you're just one of those pretentious types who thinks ragga is for dummies and this whole jungle thing would be a delight if only there were some intellectuals like you to make it inscrutable to the unwashed masses.
Back in the day all three of those somewhat unseemly forces united and churned out a sound referred to as "ambient jungle", "atmospheric jungle", "jazz jungle", "intelligent drum & bass", "artcore", and a few dozen other names that the press tried to push out there but that never really stuck.
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Nice mixing and great selection. Luv it!

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This is real nice! superb selections of a classic sound!

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