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Andy C and the Free Beatdown.

Discussion in 'Jungle Room' started by twist, Nov 23, 2001.

  1. twist

    twist TRIBE Member

    I just thought I'd start this thread to show my love for the one like the Andy C. Ya sure there's been nuff on here about him... I just want to give respect to the don dada.

    This was inspired by the new tune thunderball... Fucking wow. Best tune in a long long time. Excellent beats with a tearin energetic rhythm which has become a constant from his musical stable. Guy is ill.

    He has remained a pusher of the drum and bass envelope since day 1 a long long time ago. Ram records is pure fucking gold almost 100% percent of the time. He is pushing the free beat for all it's worth cause no one else is touching it... and he's doin it oh so well. His dubs are simply dangerous... his sets are unfucking real... everytime... He knows who is talented and sets them up right quick in his camp. He is as good a producer as a dj. He is a full on friendly and wicked guy.

    Anyways thunderball is the fucking chune. Now if he would only do something to make the intros to his tunes more fun to mix [​IMG]


    ummm i believe Moving Fusion is responsible for Thunderball... [​IMG]

    but then again.. Body Rock is another story.
  3. twist

    twist TRIBE Member

    ya MF are but it's on c's label. [​IMG] So C gets away with the itty bitty shitty intro...
    tearin drops though.
  4. AVE

    AVE TRIBE Member

    What about Shimon??? Its very hard to say, but since Andy is spending most of his time travelling the world playing, who's to say Shimon isn't the mastermind in the studio, or Ant Miles. I'm not hating on Andy at all(undoubtedly the best DJ in the world and the most consistent record label), but does anyone really know who puts in how much input?? Shimon is a top producer, who i feel deserves as much respect as Andy...he's been in on all the smashers.
  5. twist

    twist TRIBE Member

    Shimon does indeed get mad love. Andy gets more though. Without andy Shimon wouldn't be where he is today. He'd still be brockin but Andy is the main force behind their stuff.
  6. evil homer

    evil homer TRIBE Member

    that shimon/ stakka skynet track is killer
    one of my fave drum breaks with real drum sounds bad da bum bada bum
  7. smile

    smile TRIBE Member

    RAM is very consistent...yes.

    and when i say consistent, i mean that they consistently put out the same tune.

  8. AVE

    AVE TRIBE Member

    ^^^this coming from a guy who drools(or is it drooled??) over Full Cycle, every tracks REAL fresh.......cunt [​IMG]
  9. sauce

    sauce TRIBE Member

    Holy christ tony your pretty snappy but pretty funny too.
  10. twist

    twist TRIBE Member

    every labels got a type of feel. If a labels all over the place it's usually crap. If you're gonna do something... Do one thing... and do it well.

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