NEWS

Drum&BassArena launch documentary Drum & Bass: The Movement tonight

Tonight, Monday May 25, 8pm UK time: Drum&BassArena will host their first feature-length documentary Drum & Bass: The Movement.

Capturing a 20 year moment in the genre from 1996 – 2016, the documentary featuring a range of the genre’s foremost pioneers and influential artists. Goldie, Grooverider, Ed Rush & Optical, Andy C, Total Science, Saul from Chase & Status, El Hornet from Pendulum, Calyx & Teebee, Digital & Spirit, John B, Mefjus & Emperor, Riya, DJ Flight, Roni Size and Friction are just some of the scene totems sharing their stories and thoughts on a variety of the most important aspects of the culture… Its roots, dubplates and Music House, MCs, key clubs, big anthems and how the genre gradually took over the entire world.

Five years in the making: Drum & Bass: The Movement features plenty of unseen footage from the Drum&BassArena archives, capturing the genre at various stages of infancy… And some artists with plenty more hair. The trailer has already caught’s the drum & bass community’s imagination amassing hundreds of thousands of views within a matter of days. 8pm tonight, UK time, will see the full thing drop. We can’t wait to see it.

Watch the trailer again here. Watch live here from 8pm.