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UK Garage is a subgenre of House Music and electronic music featuring a shuffling beat, cut up (or “chopped”) vocal samples which are often clipped, time shifted or pitched. Most popular in the UK from the mid 1990s to the early 2000s and related to 2-step, UK Garage is seen as a precursor to Dubstep.

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Handpicked and mixed by Kastle with a load of brand new and exclusive garage-y and bass bangers, GET RIGHT INSIDE is out February 22 on Four40 Records.

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Snazzy Traxx Digital offers up "All Night," a new track from Snazzy Trax and a free download exclusively for 5 Magazine's UK Garage series.

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Marc Cotterell mixes volume 191 of New Mix Monday, 5 Magazine's weekly guest mix series. English-born but living in the US, Marc Cotterell is a DJ, committed vinyl junkie and owner of Plastik People Recordings....
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You know a Todd Edwards song when you hear it. And his contributions to the UK Garage scene from the early '90s onwards continues to impress.
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UK Garage Classics: Information about TJ Cases featuring Jakey: Don't Stop (Not Tonite) from 1999. Discover more about UK Garage history and the best UK Garage tracks and UK Garage classics at 5 Magazine.

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