A Guy Called Gerald Unofficial Web Page: Article

Who Is The Greatest Dance Act Of All Time?
October 2011
Issue 245
Page: 54


Straight out of the electro / breakdance crews of Moss Side, Manchester, Gerald Simpson was arguably the first Brit ever to nail making true-school acid house, alone and with 808 State. He went on to make unique mutant jungle (including with Goldie), rarefied cosmic breakbeat, and deep techno in the heart of Berlin. A true original, and still one of the best.

Defining moment Classic rave anthem 'Voodoo Ray.

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