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Jungle Confessions: “I love the crazy mix of reggae bass and sound effects”

Whohooo, it’s time for an energetic Q&A with the one and only Dj 2000F aka Frederik Birket-Smith aka dj Zoooooooof aka Jungle Professor Birkvit-Smith aka Frederick, original junglist, sound effect enthusiast and head of the Strøm festival. 2000F is a bit of a story teller, so let’s dive right in. You have 20000 words and […]

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The Tim Driver Special: Tim Driver looking at things

To keep OCD people everywhere happy, the JUngLE calendar dedicates day 10 to everyone who likes order, square angles and the dark arts of number magic. For those of you wondering what a Tim Driver special is – here’s a repetition of the first question of day 5 of the Jungle calendar: So, Tim, what’s […]

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Jungle Feelings: The Weird Faces Special Part II

Vanity (or pride, if you want) is one of the 7 deadly sins, as anyone who has seen David Fincher’s “Se7en” from 1995 might remember. If not, it’s worth a rewatch. Or read Dante’s The Divine Comedy for more gory details on the deepest level of Purgatory. Yes, I am totally picking up from the […]

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Blasts from the Past: Ohoi! turns 6

We are going deep underground today, somewhere hidden, where pigs, bottles of rum and graffiti go to die. After a bit of mixing and blending, everything gets reborn in new forms. This is the 6th anniversary of Ohoi! There are lots of presents and give-aways in the photos, but do not feel left out. There […]

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Blasts from the Past: The RAW After After Party

Rare snaps from the RAW After After Party, one Monday evening in August 2007. Get ready for a dj-setup on a caterpillar truck. Chilled-out Copenhagen creativity. From a junglist point of view, RAW was very dubsteppy that year, but let’s leave it at that and enjoy the sunset. If that wasn’t oldskool enough for you, […]

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Dancefloors, moshpits and junglistic crowdsurfing

I stumbled upon jungle sort of by coincidence when I decided to celebrate my birthday by dancing the night away at the Paradise Club in Angel, Islington. This was 1993. 28 days later I went to the Jungle Fever New Year’s Eve party at the Marquee, and that was that. I was blown away. In […]

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Blasts from the Past: Ohoi! turns 4

We’re on a boat! Another trip to the past, this time the 4 year anniversary of Ohoi!, held at Stubnitz, that crazy ship. Let’s go back to July 15th, 2006. One fine, hot summer evening.

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