This fascinating, brilliant 20-minute video narrates the history of the “Amen Break,” a six-second drum sample from the b-side of a chart-topping single from 1969. This sample was used extensively in early hiphop and sample-based music, and became the basis for drum-and-bass and jungle music — a six-second clip that spawned several entire subcultures.
Andy was born and raised in the North-West of England where his love of electronic music began. Now located in the States for the past 10 years he music style has transformed into a sound he can truly call his own.
The Homeless DJ blog has been created to showcase his past and present mixes as well as touches of electronica interest.
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