Ahead of his set at the brand new ski festival Innovation In The Snow next month, Nicky Blackmarket presents the ten most iconic drum and bass classics from the 90's
Taking place from March 17th for three nights, Innovation in the Snow brings the best of drum and bass to the largest ski area in the Pyrenees. Nicky Blackmarket is one of the scene's most well known DJs and is highly regarded as the most pivotal figures in the early days of jungle and drum & bass. Here's what you need on repeat to get you in the mood for his sky high set in the mountains of Andorra, Nicky Blackmarket presents the ten most iconic drum and bass classics from the 90's:
Deep Blue - "The Helicopter Tune" [Moving Shadow]
Nicky Blackmarket: I remember when we first had it in stock in the record shop on release day. I said "where we gonna put all these?" Three days later and every record had been sold!
Tribe of Issachar - "His Imperial Majesty" [Congo Natty]
Massive original Jungle track from Rebel MC's record label Congo Natty. Great vocals and from the one and only top cat!
Jo - "R-Type" [Awesome Records]
Wicked beats and bass from SLJ's label Awesome. DJ's would love to cut this one up back in the day.
Origin Unknown - "Valley Of The Shadows" [RAM Records]
This early RAM Andy C & Ant Miles tune became an absolute classic!
Renegade - "Terrorist" [Moving Shadow]
Absolute smasher from Ray Keith with those marching amen breaks and deep reese lines!
Roni Size & Represent - "Trust Me" [Talking Loud]
Wicked piece of jazzy dnb from 1996, taken from the new forms LP part 2 on the infamous Talking Loud label!
Goldie - "Innercity Life" [Metalheadz]
This masterpiece of music by Metalheadz bossman Goldie and vocals from the late great Diane Charlemagne is massive!
Tom & Jerry - "Maximum Style"
Huge jungle classic from the 4 Hero/Re-inforced boys!
Leviticus Burial - "Philly Blunt"
Another jungle anthem from a well known jungle DJ and engineered by another known DnB DJ and label runner - tremendous!
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