Drum and Bass / Jungle

Drum and bass (also written as "drum 'n' bass", "drum & bass" and commonly abbreviated as "D&B", "DnB" or "D'n'B") is a genre and branch of electronic music which emerged from rave and oldschool jungle scenes in England during the early 1990s. The style is often characterized by fast breakbeats (typically between 150–180 beats per minute) with heavy bass and sub-bass lines, sampled sources, and synthesizers.

The popularity of drum and bass at its commercial peak ran parallel to several other homegrown dance styles in the UK including big beat and hard house. Drum and bass incorporates a number of scenes and styles. A major influence on jungle and drum and bass was the original Jamaican dub and reggae sound. Another feature of the style is the complex syncopation of the drum tracks' breakbeat.

Drum and bass subgenres include breakcore, ragga jungle, hardstep, darkstep, techstep, neurofunk, ambient drum and bass, liquid funk, deep, drumfunk, funkstep, sambass, dnbnoise, and drill 'n' bass. From its roots in the UK, the style has established itself around the world. Drum and bass has influenced many other genres like hip hop, big beat, dubstep, house, trip hop, ambient music, techno, rock and pop. Drum and bass is dominated by a relatively small group of record labels. The major international music labels have shown very little interest in the drum and bass scene. Drum and bass remains most popular in the UK although it has developed scenes all around the world, in countries such as the United States, the Netherlands, Belgium, New Zealand, Canada, Austria, and Australia.

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With this release I'm getting back to hard edged Drum & Bass, basically my roots. I felt like I really need make as much heavy tunes as it is possible again. Don't expect any casual neurofunk on this release. This is just pure heavy shit with no fancy sparkles on the top.
21 July 2017, 00:00 | Mefjus | Kasra | Critical Music
Production powerhouse Mefjus and Critical label boss Kasra team up for their much anticipated debut single release. A single that swoops from heads down warehouse atmosphere to raw funk. Featured in the sets of Noisia, Camo & Krooked and more.
14 July 2017, 16:34 | Brain Crisis | malk | Major League
Yekaterinburg native Brain Crisis has developed his signature sound in recent years by working closely together with Teebee's Subtitles imprint. For future releases Brain Crisis is planning some interesting collaborations with labels of his choice.
09 July 2017, 00:00 | Spline | Bad Taste Recordings
Introducing SPLINE ! His perfectly crafted ROCK EP provides a dark and heavy contrast for the label, demonstrating our willingness to explore a variety of angles on the drum&bass genre while staying committed to exposing fresh talents.
07 July 2017, 16:18 | RAZLOM | Bad Taste Recordings
Razlom consists of Nouwa, Encode & Edgar Cooper, experienced Russian/Belarusian artists who decided to combine their talents and walk their own sonic path.
30 June 2017, 15:37 | Halogenix | Critical Music | Monty
Halogenix takes some time out of the Ivy Lab super group to go it alone on the heavily hyped ‘Velvet EP’. The future jump-up of ‘Blej’ leads the way, a tune that had Andy C peering over Kasra’s shoulder at his recent XOYO London shows.