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Dillinja

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With a rich musical history stretching back to London’s reggae soundsystem, rare groove, jazz-funk and electro scenes of the 1980s, Dillinja was one of the first wave of British DJs and producers to shape what became jungle. He released a string of pioneering jungle records and later established one of drum and bass’s most storied and celebrated labels, Valve Recordings, with early collaborator Lemon D. Known as a champion of heavy sub-bass and a respected soundsystem builder – the colossal Valve Soundsystem being drum and bass’s loudest rig – he

With a rich musical history stretching back to London’s reggae soundsystem, rare groove, jazz-funk and electro scenes of the 1980s, Dillinja was one of the first wave of British DJs and producers to shape what became jungle. He released a string of pioneering jungle records and later established one of drum and bass’s most storied and celebrated labels, Valve Recordings, with early collaborator Lemon D. Known as a champion of heavy sub-bass and a respected soundsystem builder – the colossal Valve Soundsystem being drum and bass’s loudest rig – he remains one of the D&B scene’s most sought-after and respected DJs some 25 years after releasing his very first record.