Sunday, February 15, 2009

The Roots Of El-B

"During 2000-2002 a brief but influential window opened in urban music. The focus of Drum n Bass culture had moved out of its London heartland and UK Garage started to implode under the weight of commercial expectation . Between these forces one man, Lewis Beadle aka El-B, assembled a production crew in Streatham, South London, whose influence was to be felt for the rest of the decade..."

Ammunition and Blackdown's follow up to the excellent Roots Of Dubstep compilation has finally dropped at Dubplate - it features hard to find gems such as this one:

El-B Masterclass

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