Release Date: 26th November 2021
Dark Soldier is a unique multi-layered tale that shows the true soul behind Ray’s many alias’s. The book reveals more to the jungle pioneer than he has ever revealed before. From his adverse and challenging childhood to narrowly escaping death and completely revolutionising his health via a rich life dedicated to music. From soul, rare groove, disco, jazz-funk and hip-hop to acid house and the jungle and drum and bass movement, he’s been a pinnacle character in the UK club culture since day one.
A story of UK culture, of jungle music, of personal growth and self-development. Dark Soldier is much more than a personal biography, as Ray tells many more stories than his own. Interviewing the pioneers and dear people in his life, including Fabio & Grooverider, Goldie, LTJ Bukem, Bryan Gee and Jumping Jack Frost, A Guy Called Gerald, Dextrous, DJ Trace, GQ, Navigator, Alex P, London Elektricity, Nicky Blackmarket, Micky Finn, Darren Jay, Euphonique and many more….
Approx 650 pages, 56 Chapters