The combination of 808s and Jungle Breaks should light up the ears of any junglist worth there salt at the slightest mention & Rassterlin's ' 808s & Jungle Breaks' EP is armed and ready to fully grab your attention.
'Everything' is the opener, a place where the components of a powerful emotive song collide with the adrenaline rush of Drum & Bass. Wistfully sang words and drifting guitars find room to dance on a bed of nails made from tough bass riffs and bustling kicks.
The immediate sense of a bloc party hits you as soon as 'Rudebwoy Suttink' kicks in. The braggadocios Ragga chatter Daddy Freddy adds to a bubbling pot of beats and sonic pyrotechnics
The basslines drives with spirit inside the confines of 'The Cage' , a call to action to free yourself from the shackles and dance to the rhythmic oscillation
'Soldiers & Police' gives a junglistic salute to to an infamous Reggae anthem and brings out a full arsenal of amen breakage ensuring a heaving mass on the dancefloor
'You Make Me' peaks excitement levels to a feverish level with Mary/Brandy style vocals from Riya and a sortie of neutralizing leads and hooks all with the sole purpose of making you skank!!! A potent finish to the EP and a reason to dance that leaves no room for excuses to sit down!!!