Junglist Soldier Melbourne. Year 24….
With a steadfast loyalty to vinyl and fidelity in technique and style, the Canadian‐Australian Dj C:1, as etched a name for herself among the best in Melbourne’s underground electronic music scene, playing alongside some of the worlds greatest such as; Dj Godfather, Addison Groove, Egyptian Lover, UR ‐ Timeline, Kevin Saunderson, John ‘Jammin’ Collins, LTJ Bukem, Klute, Doc Scott, Mechwarrior, Skynet, Digital, Dj Storm, Djinn, Dj Hype, Mickey Finn, Aphrodite, Deadbeat and Tikiman, Mad Professor, Spikey Tee, General Levi and Kenny Ken.
Cam C:1’s journey began in Brisbane circa ‘96, developing a taste for the Amen Break via a mixtape made by Melbourne legend Atom1. After months of collecting and practice in the 1990’s, Cam organically met Kazu Kimura and Patrick H.A.F. (The Sentinel), who’s influence of which would later help develop over 80% of Cam’s philosophy as a DJ. It was through their guidance, that Cam began to refine her craft. With Patrick as her mentor, Cam began extensively playing the Brisbane underground techno circuit as DJ Cam, eventually developing the Junglettes alongside; Kim (De La Haye), Alison (Gidgette) + Kristen (Specimen/Cypher). The jungle quartet fast made a formidable name for themselves within the drum and bass scene culminating in a supporting spot with the legendary DJ Storm. After exhausting the Brisbane club circuit C:1 made the move to Melbourne around 2007, carrying with her the reputation of the Junglettes. Spinning a combination of jungle, Ghettotech and techno at a regular gig known as MoreBass at Ace Morning (now My Aeon), and fast became a household name in the Melbourne jungle scene.
In 2009 Cam began working with Twisted Audio, landing herself notable support slots for Prehistoric beats featuring Kombat Bass (Fenton and Fickuss) in October of 2010, Mickey Finn + Shabba D in 2011, Kenny Ken and DJ SS in 2012 and many more including an epic b2b set with Detrimental Audio boss; Token, at the 2015 instalment of Tribe which included names such as Spor, DLR, Marky Mark, and Spikey Tee.
Now settled in Melbourne, C:1 is known for representing top‐shelf Jungle, plus other styles of music, such as Acid, Ghettotech & Electro, Booty House, Miami Bass, Footwork, Jackin Chicago House, Detroit House and Detroit Techno plus making appearances as guest speaker at seminars and dj‐ing classes.
C:1 also represents for Detrimental Audio as Communications Manager alongside designer and fellow junglist T‐BONE. Together they regularly collaborate with like‐minded crews to represent and celebrate Soundsystem Culture and all its influences, including Echo Chamber of NZ, Junglistic of Spain and Proxemics and Twisted Audio of Melbourne.
- To contact C:1 email ‐ email@example.com
- To listen to C:1’s mixes, visit ‐ https://soundcloud.com/dj_c1
- C:1 on Resident Advisor is here: https://www.residentadvisor.net/dj/c1
· You can also join C:1 and crew online at www.facebook.com/groups/BUSHaujungle/