Decibella was first enraptured by the sounds of Jungle, Hardcore and Garage via pirate radio stations and rave tape packs. Her underground musical education began on the dance floors of One Nation, Telepathy and Raindance. Her keen ear later led to her progressing to the dubstep-oriented institution’s FWD and DMZ.
Decibella’s DJ sets are well known to capture the authentic sounds of Jungle and Rave. Her full-flowing sets span drum and bass’ broad spectrum. With a soulful yet rude girl style and a refined selection, she masterfully pushes the freshest dubs and releases from the scenes new wave of contemporary artists and labels. Her taste is clearly infused with the original sound and vibe of the genre. Decibella clearly knows her history and is more than prepared to draw from the archives at the ideal moment.
“Jungle to me is a beautiful mixture of darkness, light, softness and toughness,” says Decibella, describing her individual approach to DJing, selection and production. She always tries to balance these elements in her DJ sets and “When I’m making music in the studio.”
Decibella kicked off 2020 making her debut at the world-renowned Fabric. She also released her debut record ‘Outta London/ Be True’ on AKO Beatz. This had huge support from DJ Flight, Mantra, Sherelle, Coco Bryce, Tim Reaper, L Major and J Kenzo. She’s had further releases on Coco Bryce’s Diamond Life imprint and Disrupt Records. 2021 saw her featured as a b2b guest for DJ Mags BBC Radio 1 Takeover alongside DJ Stretch. She performed as part of the Rupture x Future Retro Boiler Room session which was live-streamed worldwide.
She currently holds high profile residencies at Rupture, AKO and Club Glow.