Longtime host of the BBC Essential Selection series, founder of the infamous FFRR records, and all around world-famous and legendary DJ Pete Tong appeared for his own Essential Mix back on April 09, 2011. It’s still making the rounds on my iPod. The first five minutes or so of the programme are people sharing Pete […]

Yet another long delay between posts that I need to apologize for. Buying a house is a tremendous drain on one’s energy and bank account….just sayin. Jungle Book – Intelligent Minds Of Jungle was a Japan-only compilation that was released in 1995 on Sublime Records. It’s a really cool collection of producers and tunes you […]

I’ve tossed around the idea of a super jungle post for awhile and finally decided that it needed to happen. So I spent about five hours pooling a few of my favorite old school jungle sets from the last decade that I feel are really worth sharing. The audio varies because of the age of […]

http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fsoundcloud.com%2Fwestheoperative%2Fa-guy-called-gerald-essential-mix-1995-10-07& A Guy Called Gerald – Essential Mix – 1995.10.07 by westheoperative Tracklist: Sharon Forrester – “Love Inside” (London) F.B.D. – “Just Visiting Mars” (Outstanding) Lemon D – “Jah Love” (Conqueror) Tom & Jerry – “On And On” (Reinforced) Tek 9 – “Jus A Likkle Sumtin’” (Reinforced) Nookie – “Only You” (Reinforced) 2G’s – “Energy” […]