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Footwork producer DJ MC streams new album Lowend Jungle, out Friday on Duck N’ Cover

DJ MC, alias of Mario Cooper, is a second-generation footwork producer from South Side Chicago, who — at least to those outside of Chicago’s battle circles — entered the world back in 2011 by featuring on Planet Mu’s second Bangs & Works compilation. Cooper’s uniqueness shined with the track “Y Fall,” which featured a minimal drone approach balanced between samples of “I Called U (Why’d U Fall)” by Lil’ Louis & the World and Scorpion from Mortal Kombat.
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