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Bass Impact Podcast presented by Suburban Base Records is hosted by one of the most successful music executives to emerge from the inception of the electronic dance music scene. As the founder of Suburban Base Records which is widely credited as pioneering the genres of Jungle/Drum & Bass, and creator of Pure Music, the UKs most successful urban/dance album brand ever, Danny Donnellys knowledge and contacts in Electronic Dance Music are incomparable.
He connects with artists, DJ's and friends he has encountered over a career spanning three decades, as well as finding new emerging artists and speaking to some of the biggest names on the global stage to discuss the advancements and impact that bass music has made on popular culture. Proud part of Pantheon- Podcasts for Music Lovers. 

**The first three podcasts were recorded during lockdown at a time when we didn’t have access to our studio, future episodes will be higher quality recording and production.**

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Bass Impact Podcast presented by Suburban Base Records is hosted by one of the most successful music executives to emerge from the inception of the electronic dance music scene. As the founder of Suburban Base Records which is widely credited as pioneering the genres of Jungle/Drum & Bass, and creator of Pure Music, the UKs most successful urban/dance album brand ever, Danny Donnellys knowledge and contacts in Electronic Dance Music are incomparable.
He connects with artists, DJ's and friends he has encountered over a career spanning three decades, as well as finding new emerging artists and speaking to some of the biggest names on the global stage to discuss the advancements and impact that bass music has made on popular culture. Proud part of Pantheon- Podcasts for Music Lovers. 

**The first three podcasts were recorded during lockdown at a time when we didn’t have access to our studio, future episodes will be higher quality recording and production.**

    Special Guest Jumping Jack Frost

    Special Guest Jumping Jack Frost

    Jumping Jack Frost played an integral part in the evolution of the Jungle/ Drum & Bass scene. The DJ, Producer, Record Label Founder, Author and Mental Health Advocate sits down with Danny as they talk about the early days of V Recordings and his DJing life. They also get into Frost's book titled "Big Bad & Heavy" as he strives to provide help to people struggling with depression. Once again we listen to four tracks that defined our guests career or were important to their musical journey. This is a legendary man, which makes this a legendary podcast that is a must listen, don't miss it!

    Check out Jumping Jack Frost's website where you can buy his book and support the Frost Foundation: https://jumpinjackfrost.com/

    Tracks in podcast (in order of being played):
    Roni Size - Physical
    4 Tree & Firefox - Warning (Potential Bad Boy Remix)
    Krust - Warhead (Steppa Mix)
    Roni Size - It's A Jazz Thing
    DJ Die - Autumn
    James Mason - Sweet Power Of Your Embrace
    Eddie Harris - It's All Right Now
    Bob Marley & The Wailers - War
    Leviticus - The Burial

    Shop limited Suburban Base merch at www.SuburbanBaseRecords.com

    • 44 min
    Special Guest Winston aka Run Tings

    Special Guest Winston aka Run Tings

    Boogie Times Records is the shop from which Suburban Base Records emerged. And the man who was notoriously behind the counter and also a Suburban Base recording artist sits down with Danny in this week's episode! Winston aka Run Tings was the face everyone knew when they walked into Boogie Times Record Store. Danny talks to him about that period and the beginnings of the iconic shop, finds out what he is up to now, and discuss the impact he made on the community as well listening to a selection of tracks that defined Winston's career! This episode is a feel good blast from the past and you don't want to miss it!
    Check out Winston aka Run Tings personal training website and services at www.PersonalTraining4Life.com

    Tracks in podcast:

    Run Tings - Fire Burning (Mickey Finn Remix)

    Run Tings - Ruff Revival

    Run Tings - Tribe Vibes (Sonz Of A Loop Era Scratchadelic Experience Remix)

    Run Tings & Liftin' Spirits - Invincible

    Run Tings - Something To Dance To

    Herbie Hancock - Rockit 

    Gwen McCrae - All This Love That I'm Giving

    Fast Eddie - Acid Thunder (Instrumental)

    Run Tings & Liftin' Spirits - Come Easy


    This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts

    This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts

    • 57 min
    Special Guest Lee Smith aka Dead Dred / Dred Bass

    Special Guest Lee Smith aka Dead Dred / Dred Bass

    Happy New Year! As we enter into 2021 Danny Donnelly welcomes our special guest Lee Smith aka Dead Dred / Dred Bass / Asend & Ultravibe / Soundstation / Basic Movements / who recorded for labels Moving Shadow, Back 2 Basics and of course Suburban Base. An artist that came out with some iconic basslines imitated to this day! Lee - Dead Dred is not known for interviews so we have one of the only rare and exclusive interviews with him as he details insight on the evolution of the scene. There's a lot of unknown facts and stories told in this podcast! They both listen to some classic music that has been important and influential in the life of our special guest Dead Dred! You don't want to miss this! Start your 2021 off with a bang and take a listen to The Bass Impact Podcast presented by Suburban Base Records!
    This podcast is a part of the Pantheon Podcast Network.

    • 41 min
    Christmas Episode With Special Guest Kenny Ken

    Christmas Episode With Special Guest Kenny Ken

    Merry Christmas! On this holiday special Danny Donnelly sits down with longtime friend and DJing legend Kenny Ken! They talk about the origins of the scene, the transformation and development in the music, holiday plans and family, whilst listening to some classic music that has been important or influential in the life of our special guest Kenny Ken. Favourite tunes are discussed and good times reminisced in this feel good Christmas special. Take a listen and have a happy holiday!

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Special Guest Aston Harvey / Freestylers

    Special Guest Aston Harvey / Freestylers

    Danny Donnelly has a sit down chat with longtime friend and legendary Suburban Base producer Aston Harvey / Freestylers! Aston was the one half to the group 'Rap and Aston' as well as part of 'Engineers Without Fears' and 'The Blapps Posse', he then went on to form the hugely succesful group 'The Freestylers'. He produced for artists such as Rebel MC and created some of the SubBase classics which include Vertigo, More Time, Jeopardy and many others! Take a listen!

    • 34 min
    Special Guest Dave Nodz

    Special Guest Dave Nodz

    Suburban Base label founder Danny Donnelly brings in his old friend and SubBase graphic artist Dave Nodz to discuss the style, creation and evolution of the Suburban Base brand. Dave Nodz created the legendary SubBase artwork you all know and love such as the logos, cover art, t-shirt designs and much more. They also detail what it was like in the Boogie Times shop in the 90's as well as teasing some new spray can art Dave has been working on. You don't want to miss this!

    Shop limited edition signed Dave Nodz art @ www.SuburbanBaseRecords.com

    **The first three podcasts were recorded during lockdown at a time when we didn’t have access to our studio, future episodes will be higher quality recording and production.**
    This show is a part of Pantheon Podcasts.

    • 29 min

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