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    Venetian Snares - Detrimentalist

    Reviewed by Unknown Source: (Boomkat)

    <b> Venetian Snares </b> - Detrimentalist

    The Planet Mu press release blurb describes this far better than anyone else could ever really hope to. They brand this as "Venetian Snares' 332nd official studio album of disgusting ejacutronic rave horn", adding that "over 20 people were harmed in the making of this record". Perhaps dabbling more explicitly in proto-jungle, early breakcore and rave than some of Aaron Funk's more ambitious productions, this latest album sticks to its Amen break roots very closely,
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    Venetian Snares - Detrimentalist

    Reviewed by Derek Walmsley Source: (The Quietus)

    <b> Venetian Snares </b> - Detrimentalist

    Beats do strange things to the body. House, funk and disco massage you into a communal, orgiastic groove. Hip hop can be a strut or a stroll, but either way, it's about the gait, an obsessive masculine focus on how the music carries itself. Jungle, though, took beat science all the way into the realms of the bionic, exploring the margins of what's possible to move to without missing the beat, losing your cool or tying yourself in knots.

    Throughout the 90s, BPMs
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