New York DJ and producer Jason Jinx died

Jason Jinx, regarded as one of New York’s most pioneering DJs, has died. The cause of death is not yet known.

Jinx, real name Jason Zambito, was among the first wave of DJs in New York to promote the East Coast’s electronic music scene. Born in Long Island, he pushed proto-jungle tunes from UK labels like Reinforced, Formation and Moving Shadow.