If you grew up during the mid-'90s drum & bass boom, you were very familiar with Goldie's Metalheadz imprint. The label started out with top quality tracks, and through their releases (as well as the legandary Metalheadz night at the legendary Blue Note club in London), the producers creating these tracks ended up being some of the most important figures within the drum & bass scene. Here's a look back at the artists that helped build the Metalheadz foundation, culled from the first two Platinum Breakz compilations.

Text by khal (@khal).

Image by Simon Jones.