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Breakbeat hardcore

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Breakbeat hardcore (also called oldskool rave hardcore) is a genre of electronic dance music and a derivative of acid house and techno music of the late 1980s and early 1990s, that combines four-on-the-floor rhythms with breakbeats, and is associated with the UK rave scene. [1]

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A Guy Called Gerald

Gerald Simpson (born 16 February 1967), better known as A Guy Called Gerald, is a British DJ, record producer and musician.

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A Trip to Trumpton

"A Trip To Trumpton" is a song by the English duo Urban Hype.

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Acen Razvi

Acen Razvi is an English electronic music producer.

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Acid house

Acid house is a subgenre of house music developed around the mid-1980s by DJs from Chicago.

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Altern-8 is a British rave duo, featuring Mark Archer and Chris Peat.

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Basement Records

Basement Records is an American independent record label founded by Chuck Dietrich in 2000.

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Bass drum

A bass drum, or kick drum, is a large drum that produces a note of low definite or indefinite pitch.

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Big beat

Big beat is an electronic music genre that usually uses heavy breakbeats and synthesizer-generated loops and patterns – common to acid house/techno.

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Bouncy techno

Bouncy techno is a hardcore dance music rave style that developed in the early 1990s from Scotland and North England.

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Breakbeat is a broad style of electronic or dance-oriented music which utilizes breaks, often sampled from earlier recordings in funk, jazz and R&B, for the main rhythm.

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Breakcore (also called Hardcore Jungle) is a style of electronic dance music influenced by hardcore, jungle, digital hardcore and industrial music that is characterized by its use of heavy kick drums, breaks and a wide palette of sampling sources, played at high tempos.

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British hip hop

British hip hop is a genre of music, and a culture that covers a variety of styles of hip hop music made in the United Kingdom.

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Danny Breaks

Danny Breaks (born Daniel Whidett) is a British drum and bass DJ, record producer, and record label owner.

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Darkcore or darkside is a music subgenre of jungle (not be confused with the more recent developments of hardcore) that became popular in the United Kingdom.

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DJ SS (born Leroy Small, 27 August 1970, Leicester, England) is an English drum and bass DJ and record producer.

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Drum and bass

Drum and bass (also written as "drum 'n' bass" or "drum & bass"; commonly abbreviated as "D&B", "DnB" or "D'n'B"), is a genre and branch of electronic music which emerged from rave and jungle scenes in Britain during the early 1990s.

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Drum machine

A drum machine is an electronic musical instrument that creates percussion.

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Electronic dance music

Electronic dance music (also known as EDM, dance music, club music, or simply dance) is a broad range of percussive electronic music genres made largely for nightclubs, raves, and festivals.

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Experience (The Prodigy album)

Experience is the debut studio album by English electronic music group The Prodigy.

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FFRR Records

FFRR Records is a dance music label run by English DJ Pete Tong.

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Four on the floor (music)

Four-on-the-floor (or four-to-the-floor) is a rhythm pattern used in disco and electronic dance music.

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Free party

A free party is a party "free" from the restrictions of the legal club scene, similar to the free festival movement.

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Good Looking Records

Good Looking Records is a jungle/drum & bass record label, formed in the early 1990s by pioneering DJ/producer LTJ Bukem.

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Happy hardcore

Happy hardcore, also known as happy rave, happycore or happy gabber, is a genre of hard dance typified by a very fast tempo (usually around 160–190 BPM), often coupled with solo vocals or sentimental lyrics.

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Hip house

Hip house, also known as rap house or house rap, is a musical genre that mixes elements of house music and hip hop.

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House music

House music is a genre of electronic dance music created by club DJs and music producers in Chicago in the early 1980s.

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Jack Smooth

Jack Smooth, real name Ron Wells, now known as RonWellsJS born in London 1970.

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Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and developed from roots in blues and ragtime.

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Jungle music

Jungle is a genre of electronic music derived from breakbeat hardcore that developed in England in the early 1990s as part of UK rave scenes.

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Keyboard instrument

A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, a row of levers which are pressed by the fingers.

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Kickin Records

Kickin Records is an independent record label founded by Peter Harris (who died in 2008) in 1988.

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Liquid (musician)

Liquid are a British dance act, formed by Eamon Downes (a.k.a. Ame) and Shane Heneghan (a.k.a. DJ Model).

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List of electronic music genres

This is a list of electronic music genres, consisting of genres of electronic music, primarily created with electronic musical instruments or electronic music technology.

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London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Lords of Acid

Lords of Acid is a Belgian and American techno band, led by musician Praga Khan.

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M25 motorway

The M25 or London Orbital Motorway is a motorway that encircles almost all of Greater London, England (with the exception of North Ockendon), in the United Kingdom.

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Moving Shadow

Moving Shadow was an English jungle/drum and bass record label which was started in 1990 by Rob Playford.

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Music sequencer

A music sequencer (or simply sequencer) is a device or application software that can record, edit, or play back music, by handling note and performance information in several forms, typically CV/Gate, MIDI, or Open Sound Control (OSC), and possibly audio and automation data for DAWs and plug-ins.

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Nasenbluten were an Australian recording and performance group formed in Newcastle in 1992.

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Network Records

Network Records, originally called Kool Kat Records, was an independent record label founded in Birmingham, England, in 1988 by Neil Rushton and Dave Barker.

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Peter Slaghuis

Peter Slaghuis (21 August 1961 – 5 September 1991) was a Dutch DJ, producer and remixer, whose work was mostly released under the name Hithouse (a literal translation of his last name — slag, a hit, a beat; and huis, house).

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Power noise

Power noise (also known as rhythmic noise, noize and occasionally as distorted beat music) is a form of industrial music and a fusion of noise music and various styles of electronic dance music.

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Production House Records

Production House Records was formed in 1987 by Phil Fearon.

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Raggamuffin music, usually abbreviated as ragga, is a subgenre of dancehall and reggae music, in which the instrumentation primarily consists of electronic music.

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RAM Records

RAM Records is an independent record label established in 1992 by Andy C with the help of his friend Ant Miles.

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A rave (from the verb: to rave) is an organized dance party at a nightclub, outdoor festival, warehouse, or other private property typically featuring performances by DJs, playing a seamless flow of electronic dance music.

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Rising High Records

Rising High Records was a leading British record label, established in 1991, specializing in rave, techno and ambient chillout music.

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Sampler (musical instrument)

A sampler is an electronic or digital musical instrument similar in some respects to a synthesizer, but instead of generating new sounds with filters, it uses sound recordings (or "samples") of real instrument sounds (e.g., a piano, violin or trumpet), excerpts from recorded songs (e.g., a five-second bass guitar riff from a funk song) or other sounds (e.g., sirens and ocean waves).

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Shut Up and Dance (band)

Shut Up and Dance are an English music duo that fused hip hop, house and hardcore, and are best known for their single "Raving I'm Raving", which reached No.

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Simon Reynolds

Simon Reynolds (born 19 June 1963) is an English music journalist, critic, and author.

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SL2 (group)

SL2 are an English breakbeat hardcore group active in the early 1990s from London, England.

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Spiral Tribe

Spiral Tribe is a free party sound system which existed in the first half of the 1990s, and became active again in 2007 and continues to host club nights and parties in the UK and across Europe.

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Styles of house music

Larry Heard mixed house with jazz.

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Suburban Base

Suburban Base Records is one of the biggest British breakbeat hardcore, rave and jungle/drum and bass record labels.

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Sweet Harmony (song)

"Sweet Harmony" is a song by British dance act Liquid, originally released on the "Liquid EP" in 1991, and as a single in 1992.

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A synthesizer (often abbreviated as synth, also spelled synthesiser) is an electronic musical instrument that generates electric signals that are converted to sound through instrument amplifiers and loudspeakers or headphones.

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Techno is a form of electronic dance music that emerged in Detroit, Michigan, in the United States during the mid-to-late 1980s.

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The Prodigy

The Prodigy are an English electronic dance music group from Braintree, Essex, formed in 1990 by keyboardist and songwriter Liam Howlett.

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UK garage

UK garage (also known as UKG) is a genre of electronic music originating from England in the early 1990s.

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Urban Hype

Urban Hype were an English breakbeat hardcore duo, consisting of Bob Dibden (Robert John Dibden) and Mark Lewis (Mark Louis Chitty).

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XL Recordings

XL Recordings is a British independent record label founded in 1989 by Richard Russell, Tim Palmer and Nick Halkes.

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ZTT Records

ZTT Records is a British record label founded in 1983 by record producer Trevor Horn, Horn's wife, businesswoman Jill Sinclair, and NME journalist Paul Morley.

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4-beat (also known as hardcore or happy hardcore) is a breakbeat style of music that emerged around 1993.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breakbeat_hardcore

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