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Acid house is a subgenre of house music developed around the mid-1980s by DJs from Chicago.
Afrika Bambaataa (born Lance Taylor; April 17, 1957) is an American disc jockey, singer, songwriter and producer from the South Bronx, New York.
Albert Leornes Greene (born April 13, 1946), often known as The Reverend Al Green, is an African American singer, songwriter and record producer, best known for recording a series of soul hit singles in the early 1970s, including "Take Me to the River", "Tired of Being Alone", "I'm Still in Love with You", "Love and Happiness", and his signature song, "Let's Stay Together".
Alex Reece (born Alexander Reece, Barnet, England) is a drum and bass artist.
Ambient music is a genre of music that puts an emphasis on tone and atmosphere over traditional musical structure or rhythm.
The Amen break is a 6- to 7-second (4-bar) drum solo performed by Gregory Sylvester "G. C." Coleman in the song "Amen, Brother" performed by the 1960s funk and soul outfit The Winstons.
Andrew Clarke, known by his stage name Andy C, is an English DJ, record producer and co-founder of RAM Records, a pioneering force in the drum and bass genre.
Anime is a style of hand-drawn and computer animation originating in, and commonly associated with, Japan.
"Apache" is an instrumental written by English composer Jerry Lordan.
Richard David James (born 18 August 1971), best known by his main alias Aphex Twin, is an Irish-born Cornish electronic musician best known for his influential and idiosyncratic work in styles such as ambient techno and IDM during the 1990s.
Apollo 440 (alternately known as Apollo Four Forty or @440) are an English electronic rock band formed in Liverpool in 1990.
Aretha Louise Franklin (born March 25, 1942) is an American singer and songwriter.
Augusta, officially Augusta–Richmond County, is a consolidated city-county on the central eastern border of the U.S. state of Georgia.
Avant-funk is a music style in which artists combine funk with an avant-garde or art rock mentality.
Riley B. King (September 16, 1925 – May 14, 2015), known professionally as B.B. King, was an American blues singer, electric guitarist, songwriter, and record producer.
Bad Company, Bad Company UK or simply BC (stylized as ƆEIƎC) is the stage name of the English drum and bass record producers Jason Maldini (Maldini), Michael W (Vegas), Dan Stein (name.
Bass describes tones of low (also called "deep") frequency, pitch and range from 16-256 Hz (C0 to middle C4) and bass instruments that produce tones in the low-pitched range C2-C4.
A bass drum, or kick drum, is a large drum that produces a note of low definite or indefinite pitch.
The bass guitar (also known as electric bass, or bass) is a stringed instrument similar in appearance and construction to an electric guitar, except with a longer neck and scale length, and four to six strings or courses.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
BBC Radio 1 is a British radio station operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation which also broadcasts internationally, specialising in modern and current popular music and chart hits throughout the day. Radio 1 provides alternative genres after 7pm, including electronic dance, hip hop, rock, indie or interviews. It was launched in 1967 to meet the demand for music generated by pirate radio stations, when the average age of the UK population was 27. The BBC claim that they target the 1529 age group, and the average age of its UK audience since 2009 is 30. BBC Radio 1 started 24-hour broadcasting on 1 May 1991.
BBC Radio 1Xtra (also known simply as 1Xtra) is a digital radio station in the United Kingdom from the BBC specialising in urban music.
The Beastie Boys were an American rap rock band from New York City, formed in 1979.
Beatport is an American electronic music-oriented online music store owned by LiveStyle.
Big beat is an electronic music genre that usually uses heavy breakbeats and synthesizer-generated loops and patterns – common to acid house/techno.
Bill Laswell (born February 12, 1955, Salem, Illinois, and raised in Albion, Michigan) is an American bassist, producer and record label owner.
Eleanora Fagan (April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959), better known as Billie Holiday, was an American jazz singer with a career spanning nearly thirty years.
A blog (a truncation of the expression "weblog") is a discussion or informational website published on the World Wide Web consisting of discrete, often informal diary-style text entries ("posts").
Blu Mar Ten is a music production outfit based in London, and is made up of Chris Marigold, and Michael Tognarelli.
Blues is a music genre and musical form originated by African Americans in the Deep South of the United States around the end of the 19th century.
BMG Rights Management GmbH is an international music company focused on the management of music publishing, recording rights and music distribution.
Robert Nesta Marley, OM (6 February 1945 – 11 May 1981) was a Jamaican singer-songwriter who became an international musical and cultural icon, blending mostly reggae, ska, and rocksteady in his compositions.
Bogdan Raczynski is a Polish American braindance artist who is currently in his mid 40's.
is a platforming video game and the second Bomberman game for the Nintendo 64.
Bossa nova is a genre of Brazilian music, which was developed and popularized in the 1950s and 1960s and is today one of the best-known Brazilian music genres abroad.
Bowery Electric was an American band formed by Lawrence Chandler and Martha Schwendener in 1993.
In popular music, a break is an instrumental or percussion section during a song derived from or related to stop-time – being a "break" from the main parts of the song or piece.
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.
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.
Breakbeat Kaos is a British independent record label based in London, UK that specialises in drum and bass.
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.
In music, a breakdown is part of a song in which various instruments have solo parts (breaks).
Bristol is a city and county in South West England with a population of 456,000.
British African Caribbean (or Afro-Caribbean) people are residents of the United Kingdom whose ancestors were primarily indigenous to Africa.
Buju Banton (born Mark Anthony Myrie; 15 July 1973)Larkin, Colin (1998) "The Virgin Encyclopedia of Reggae", Virgin Books, is a Jamaican dancehall, ragga, and reggae musician.
Camo & Krooked are an electronic music producer/artist duo from Vienna, Austria with their musical roots embedded in drum and bass, consisting of Reinhard "Camo" Rietsch (born 12 November 1983 in Salzburg) and Markus "Krooked" Wagner (born 31 July 1989 in Lilienfeld).
Carl Craig (born May 22, 1969) is an American electronic music producer, considered to be one of the most important names in the Detroit second generation of techno musicians.
Cartoon Network (abbreviated as CN since 2004) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel owned by Turner Broadcasting System.
Cereal Killaz is an international producer and DJ consisting of Alan Linhart (Aka zarbizarre - Born August 6, 1975 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and raised in Bowie, Maryland).
Charley Patton (died April 28, 1934), also known as Charlie Patton, was an American Delta blues musician.
Chase & Status are an English drum and bass production band composed of Saul Milton (Chase) and Will Kennard (Status).
Chill-out (shortened as chill; also typeset as chillout or chill out) is a loosely defined style of popular music characterized by slow tempos and relaxed moods.
China Tom Miéville (born 6 September 1972) is an English fantasy fiction author, comic writer, political activist and academic.
CIUT-FM is a campus and community radio station owned and operated by the University of Toronto.
Commodores are an American funk/soul band, which was at its peak in the late 1970s through the mid 1980s.
Contemporary R&B (also known as simply R&B), is a music genre that combines elements of rhythm and blues, pop, soul, funk, hip hop, and electronic music.
Counterstrike is a drum and bass music producer duo from Cape Town consisting of Justin Scholtemeyer and Eaton Crous.
Critical Music is an independent record label based in north London.
Tim Eliot, better known by his stage name Current Value, is a German drum & bass producer and DJ.
Dailymotion is a video-sharing technology platform.
Dancehall is a genre of Jamaican popular music that originated in the late 1970s.
Dark ambient (especially in the 1980s referred to as ambient industrial) is a genre of post-industrial musicReed, Alexander: Assimilate: A Critical History of Industrial Music, Oxford University Press, 2013,, p. 190 that features an ominous, dark droning and often gloomy, monumental or catacombal atmosphere, partially with discordant overtones.
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.
Darkstep (also known as Darkside) is a subgenre of drum and bass that fuses elements of dark drum and bass with uptempo breakbeats and ambient noises (similar to those characteristic of neurofunk).
David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie, was an English singer-songwriter and actor.
Deep Blue is the alias of electronic and drum and bass musician, Sean O'Keeffe.
Damian Higgins, better known by his stage name Dieselboy, is an American drum and bass DJ, producer,from Brooklyn.
A digital audio workstation (DAW) is an electronic device or application software used for recording, editing and producing audio files.
Digital hardcore is a fusion genre of hardcore punk, industrial metal, and electronic music such as hardcore techno, breakcore and drum and bass.
Disco is a musical style that emerged in the mid 1960s and early 1970s from America's urban nightlife scene, where it originated in house parties and makeshift discothèques, reaching its peak popularity between the mid-1970s and early 1980s.
Errol Francis, better known as DJ Dextrous, and also as Dextrous or Dex, is a British composer and producer.
Daniel Edward Stein (born 11 April 1977), better known by his stage name DJ Fresh, is an English musician, DJ and record producer, best known for making electronic music.
Scott Molloy (born 1977) known by his stage name DJ Hazard is a drum & bass DJ and producer from Birmingham.
DJ Hype is the stage name of drum and bass producer and DJ Kevin Ford.
Marco Antonio da Silva a.k.a. DJ Marky is a Brazilian drum and bass DJ.
A DJ mix or DJ mixset is a sequence of musical tracks typically mixed together to appear as one continuous track.
Wagner Ribeiro de Souza (born September 15, 1976), better known by his stage name DJ Patife, is a prominent Brazilian drum and bass DJ.
Benjamin Pettit, better known by his stage name DJ Zinc, is a DJ from the United Kingdom.
Dogs On Acid (also known as its abbreviation DOA by its users), is a UK-based electronic music website, established in 2001.
Dom & Roland is the alias of British drum and bass producer Dominic Angas.
Don FM was an influential London pirate radio station, arileht.ee (Estonian) which along with a handful of other stations, was key in the development of Breakbeat Hardcore, Jungle and Drum and Bass music.
The double bass, or simply the bass (and numerous other names), is the largest and lowest-pitched bowed string instrument in the modern symphony orchestra.
Andre Romelle Young (born February 18, 1965), better known by his stage name Dr.
Drill 'n' bass is a subgenre of electronic music which developed in the mid-1990s as IDM artists began experimenting with elements of drum and bass, breakbeat, and jungle music.
A drop in popular music, especially electronic dance music styles, is a point in a music track where a sudden change of rhythm or bass line occurs, which typically is preceded by a build section and break.
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.
A drum kit — also called a drum set, trap set, or simply drums — is a collection of drums and other percussion instruments, typically cymbals, which are set up on stands to be played by a single player, with drumsticks held in both hands, and the feet operating pedals that control the hi-hat cymbal and the beater for the bass drum.
A drum machine is an electronic musical instrument that creates percussion.
Dub is a genre of music that grew out of reggae in the 1960s, and is commonly considered a subgenre,Dub: soundscapes and shattered songs in Jamaican reggae, p.2 though it has developed to extend beyond the scope of reggae.
A dubplate is an acetate disc – usually 10 inches in diameter – used in mastering studios for quality control and test recordings before proceeding with the final master, and subsequent pressing of the record to be mass-produced on vinyl.
Dubstep is a genre of electronic dance music that originated in South London in the late 1990s.
Dynamite MC (born Dominic Smith, 7 October 1973, Germany) is an MC from Gloucester, England.
The E-Z Rollers are a British drum and bass group.
Ed Rush is the stage name used by the drum and bass musician, producer and DJ, Ben Settle (born 1973).
Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) is an American video game company headquartered in Redwood City, California.
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.
Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments, digital instruments and circuitry-based music technology.
Electronica encompasses a broad group of electronic-based styles such as techno, house, ambient, jungle and other electronic music styles intended not just for dancing.
Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996) was an American jazz singer sometimes referred to as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz, and Lady Ella.
Eithne Pádraigín Ní Bhraonáin (anglicised as Enya Patricia Brennan; born 17 May 1961), known professionally as Enya, is an Irish singer, songwriter and musician.
Experimental music is a general label for any music that pushes existing boundaries and genre definitions.
Fabio is a given name descended from Latin Fabius and very popular in Italy and South America (due to Italian migration).
Forza (Italian for 'power') is a series of racing video games for Xbox consoles and Microsoft Windows published by Microsoft Studios.
Fred V & Grafix are an English drum and bass duo made up of Fred Vahrman (born 12th January 1990) and Josh "Grafix" Jackson (born 14th June 1991).
The Freestylers are a British electronic music group, consisting of producers Matt Cantor and Aston Harvey.
Ed Keeley, better known by his stage name Friction, is a drum and bass producer and DJ from Brighton, England.
Arturo Molina, Jr. (born May 31, 1964), better known as Frost (originally Kid Frost), is an American rapper, songwriter and record producer.
Fugees (sometimes The Fugees; formerly Tranzlator Crew) was an American hip hop group who rose to fame in the early-1990s.
Funk is a music genre that originated in African American communities in the mid-1960s when African American musicians created a rhythmic, danceable new form of music through a mixture of soul music, jazz, and rhythm and blues (R&B).
Funkstep is a style of electronic dance music and a subgenre of drum and bass, dubstep and also of funky house.
"Funky Drummer" is a song recorded by James Brown and his band in 1969.
Brendan Collins is a DJ and producer from Liverpool.
Gabber is a style of electronic music and a subgenre of hardcore techno.
Garage house (originally known as "garage music"; also "New York house") is a dance music style that was developed alongside house music.
Ghettotech (also known as Detroit club music) is a genre of electronic music originating from Detroit.
Gladys Maria Knight (born May 28, 1944), known as the "Empress of Soul", is an American singer, songwriter, and actress.
Gladys Knight & the Pips were an R&B/soul family musical act from Atlanta, Georgia that remained active on the music charts and performing circuit for three decades.
Glitch is a genre of electronic music that emerged in the late 1990s.
Clifford Joseph Price, MBE (born 19 September 1965), better known by his stage name Goldie, is an English musician, DJ, visual artist and actor from Walsall.
Good Looking Records is a jungle/drum & bass record label, formed in the early 1990s by pioneering DJ/producer LTJ Bukem.
Grand Theft Auto (GTA) is an action-adventure video game series created by David Jones and Mike Dailly; the later titles of which were created by brothers Dan and Sam Houser, Leslie Benzies and Aaron Garbut.
Grand Theft Auto III is an action-adventure video game developed by DMA Design and published by Rockstar Games.
Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories is an action-adventure video game developed in a collaboration between Rockstar Leeds and Rockstar North, and published by Rockstar Games.
Joseph Saddler (born January 1, 1958), better known as Grandmaster Flash, is an American hip hop recording artist and DJ.
Grime (also known as, Eskibeat, 8Bar, Sublow and UK Bashment) is a genre of music that emerged in London in the early 2000s.
Raymond Bingham, known by the stage name Grooverider (born 16 April 1967 in Streatham, London, England).
The guitar is a fretted musical instrument that usually has six strings.
In popular music, half-time is a type of meter and tempo that alters the rhythmic feel by essentially doubling the tempo resolution or metric division/level in comparison to common-time.
Hardcore/Gabber is one of the many sides of electronic dance music that originated in the Netherlands from the emergent raves in the 1990s.
Hardstep is a subgenre of drum and bass which emerged in 1994.
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki (English pronunciation Go-RET-ski; December 6, 1933 – November 12, 2010) was a Polish composer of contemporary classical music.
Hi-Rez Studios is an independent, privately held video game developer based in Alpharetta, Georgia, United States.
Lincoln Barrett, better known by the stage name High Contrast (born 18 September 1979), is a Welsh electronic music producer DJ and record producer.
Hip hop, or hip-hop, is a subculture and art movement developed in the Bronx in New York City during the late 1970s.
Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.
Hip house, also known as rap house or house rap, is a musical genre that mixes elements of house music and hip hop.
Drum and bass (commonly abbreviated to DnB, D&B, Drum n Bass and Drum & Bass) is a type of electronic dance music.
Hold Your Colour is the debut studio album by the Australian drum and bass band Pendulum, released on 25 July 2005 and later reissued in 2007 by Breakbeat Kaos.
Hospital Records is an independent record label based in South London.
House music is a genre of electronic dance music created by club DJs and music producers in Chicago in the early 1980s.
Ibiza (Eivissa) is an island in the Mediterranean Sea off the east coast of Spain.
IMO Records is a specialist online retailer of vinyl and electronic dubstep, drum and bass, and hardcore dance music.
In Silico is the second studio album by the Australian drum and bass band Pendulum, released in Australia and Europe on 12 May 2008 by Warner Bros. Records and in the United States a day later by Atlantic Records.
Incubus is an American rock band from Calabasas, California.
Industrial music is a fusion genre of electronic and experimental music which draws on harsh, transgressive or provocative sounds and themes.
J Majik (born Jamie Spratling, Northwood, England) has been a drum and bass DJ since his early teens in the early 1990s.
Jack Smooth, real name Ron Wells, now known as RonWellsJS born in London 1970.
Simon Gabor (Hungarian: Gábor Simon), also known professionally by his stage name Jade, is a Hungarian drum and bass record producer, DJ, founder of the Eatbrain record label and architecture engineer.
James Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006) was an American singer, songwriter, dancer, musician, record producer and bandleader.
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.
Jerry Lee Lewis (born September 29, 1935) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and pianist, often known by his nickname, The Killer.
Johnny Was is an Irish/English gangster movie directed by Mark Hammond, written by Brendan Foley, and made in 2005 by Ben Katz Productions, Borderline Productions and Nordisk Film.
Jonathan Gooch (born 22 August 1984 in Hertfordshire, England), more commonly known by his stage names Feed Me and Spor, is a drum and bass, dubstep and electro house producer and DJ.
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.
Junglist is a slang term which first referred to a person living in an area of West Kingston, Jamaica, called Jungle.
Kevin Maurice Saunderson (born September 5, 1964) is an American electronic music producer.
A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, a row of levers which are pressed by the fingers.
King Rat is an urban fantasy novel by British writer China Miéville, published in 1998.
Osbourne Ruddock (28 January 1941 – 6 February 1989), better known as King Tubby, was a Jamaican sound engineer who greatly influenced the development of dub in the 1960s and 1970s.
Kiss is a UK radio station which broadcasts on 100 FM in London, 101 and 97.2 FM in the Severn Estuary, and 105.6 – 106.1 – 106.4 -107.7 FM in East Anglia.
KNHC (C-89.5) is a Class C1 Non-Commercial FM high school radio station based in Seattle, Washington, primarily broadcasting dance, electronic, and contemporary hit music.
Kool FM is a London pirate radio station that also broadcasts as an internet radio station, started on 28 November 1991.
KXCI is a "community radio" radio station that serves Tucson, Arizona.
Latin music (Portuguese and música latina) is a genre that is used by the music industry as a catch-all term for any music that comes from Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking areas of the world, namely Latin America, Spain, and Portugal, as well as music sung in either language.
Huddie William Ledbetter (January 20, 1888 – December 6, 1949) was an American folk and blues musician notable for his strong vocals, virtuosity on the twelve-string guitar, and the folk standards he introduced.
Lee "Scratch" Perry OD (born Rainford Hugh Perry; 20 March 1936) is a Jamaican music producer and inventor noted for his innovative studio techniques and production style.
Maxim Anokhin (born 1988), known by his stage name Limewax is a Ukrainian drum and bass music producer and DJ from Kamianets-Podilskyi, Ukraine.
Linkin Park is an American rock band from Agoura Hills, California.
Liquid funk, liquid drum & bass, liquid DnB, liquid or sometimes just melodic drum & bass is a subgenre of drum and bass.
This is a list of electronic music genres, consisting of genres of electronic music, primarily created with electronic musical instruments or electronic music technology.
This is a list of jungle and drum and bass artists.
This is a list of jungle and/or drum and bass emcees.
LiveSummit are an English electronic dance music group from Manchester, started in 2008 by Alex Matt.
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels is a 1998 British crime comedy film written and directed by Guy Ritchie, produced by Matthew Vaughn and starring an ensemble cast featuring Jason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher, Nick Moran, Jason Statham, Steven Mackintosh, Vinnie Jones, and Sting.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Tony Colman, better known by his stage name London Elektricity, is an English electronic musician and the co-founder and CEO of Hospital Records.
LTJ Bukem (born Danny Williamson September 20, 1967) is a British drum and bass musician, producer and DJ.
Andre Louis Hicks (July 5, 1970 – November 1, 2004), better known by his stage name Mac Dre, was an American rapper and record producer, founder of Thizz Entertainment record label.
Mad Professor (born Neil Joseph Stephen Fraser, 1955, Georgetown, Guyana) is an Afro-Caribbean dub music producer and engineer known for his original productions and remix work.
(born 1977 in Tokyo, Japan), professionally known as, is a Japanese drum and bass musician, DJ and actor.
Marvin Gaye (born Marvin Pentz Gay Jr.; April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984) was an American singer, songwriter and record producer.
A master of ceremonies, abbreviated M.C. or emcee, also called compère and announcer, is the official host of a ceremony, a staged event or similar performance.
Mathis Mootz is a prolific German electronic musician and DJ.
The Mercury Prize, formerly called the Mercury Music Prize, is an annual music prize awarded for the best album released in the United Kingdom by a British or Irish act.
Metalheadz is a drum and bass record label based in the United Kingdom.
Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer.
Microsoft Studios is the video game production wing for Microsoft, responsible for the development and publishing of games for the Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Games for Windows, Steam, Windows Store and Windows Phone platforms.
MIDIval Punditz is an Indian fusion group consisting of two Delhi-based musicians, Gaurav Raina and Tapan Raj.
Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926September 28, 1991) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer.
Ministry of Sound Group is a multimedia entertainment business based in London with a nightclub, shared workspace and private members club, worldwide events operation, music publishing business and fitness studio.
Melissa Arnette Elliott (born July 1, 1971), better known as Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott, is an American rapper, singer, dancer and record producer.
Modestep are a dubstep and electronic rock band from London that formed in 2010.
Yasiin Bey (born Dante Terrell Smith; December 11, 1973), best known by his stage name Mos Def, is an American hip hop recording artist, actor, and activist.
Moving Shadow was an English jungle/drum and bass record label which was started in 1990 by Rob Playford.
McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913April 30, 1983), known professionally as Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician who is often cited as the "father of modern Chicago blues".
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.
N.O.H.A. (Noise of Human Art) is a Czech-American band playing drum and bass and world music.
N.W.A (an abbreviation for Niggaz Wit Attitudes) was an American hip hop group from Los Angeles, California.
Need for Speed: Undercover is a racing video game, part of the Need for Speed series, developed by EA Black Box and published by Electronic Arts (EA).
Boris Daenen (born 24 March 1989), better known as Netsky (pronounced: Net-ski), is a Belgian drum and bass producer and musician.
Neurofunk (also known more informally as just neuro) is a subgenre of drum and bass which emerged between 1997 and 1998 in London, England as a progression of techstep.
New Forms is the debut album by the drum and bass act Roni Size / Reprazent and was released on 23 June 1997.
A nightclub, music club or club, is an entertainment venue and bar that usually operates late into the night.
Nine Inch Nails, commonly abbreviated as NIN (stylized as NIИ), is an American industrial rock band founded in 1988 by Trent Reznor in Cleveland, Ohio.
"Nobody to Love" is a song by British record production duo Sigma.
NoCopyrightSounds, (aka. NCS), is a United Kingdom-based music label that releases royalty-free music.
Nu skool breaks (or nu breaks as it is sometimes referred) is a subgenre of breakbeat originating during the period between 1998 and 2002.
Nu:Tone (real name Dan Gresham) is a drum and bass artist on the Hospital Records label.
Ogg is a free, open container format maintained by the Xiph.Org Foundation.
An online video platform (OVP), provided by a video hosting service, enables users to upload, convert, store and play back video content on the Internet, often via a structured, large-scale system that can generate revenue.
Otis Ray Redding Jr. (September 9, 1941 – December 10, 1967) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, arranger, and talent scout.
Pendulum is an Australian drum and bass and electronic rock band founded in 2002.
A personal computer (PC) is a multi-purpose computer whose size, capabilities, and price make it feasible for individual use.
Peter Shapiro is a freelance music journalist, who has written for Spin, URB, Music Week, Uncut, Vibe, The Wire and The Times.
Peter Tosh, OM (born Winston Hubert McIntosh; 19 October 1944 – 11 September 1987) was a Jamaican reggae musician.
The phonograph is a device for the mechanical recording and reproduction of sound.
A phonograph record (also known as a gramophone record, especially in British English, or record) is an analog sound storage medium in the form of a flat disc with an inscribed, modulated spiral groove.
Rupert Parkes (born 1972), known as Photek, is a Los Angeles–based British record producer, film and TV composer, and electronic music DJ.
Pirate radio or a pirate radio station is a radio station that broadcasts without a valid license.
Pitchshifter is a British band from Nottingham, United Kingdom formed in 1989.
A podcast, or generically netcast, is an episodic series of digital audio or video files which a user can download and listen to.
Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the United States and United Kingdom during the mid-1950s.
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.
Public Enemy is an American hip hop group consisting of Chuck D, Flavor Flav, Professor Griff, Khari Wynn, DJ Lord, and the S1W group.
Radio is the technology of using radio waves to carry information, such as sound, by systematically modulating properties of electromagnetic energy waves transmitted through space, such as their amplitude, frequency, phase, or pulse width.
Raggamuffin music, usually abbreviated as ragga, is a subgenre of dancehall and reggae music, in which the instrumentation primarily consists of electronic music.
Ragga jungle is a subgenre of oldschool jungle that emerged c. 1989–1990 and was initially heavily based on production of Michael West (Rebel MC, Congo Natty Label) and James Stephens' Noise Factory.
RAM Records is an independent record label established in 1992 by Andy C with the help of his friend Ant Miles.
Rapping (or rhyming, spitting, emceeing, MCing) is a musical form of vocal delivery that incorporates "rhyme, rhythmic speech, and street vernacular", which is performed or chanted in a variety of ways, usually over a backbeat or musical accompaniment.
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.
"Ready or Not" is a song by the American hip hop group Fugees, from their second studio album The Score (1996).
Reggae is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1960s.
Reggae fusion is a fusion genre of reggae that mixes reggae or dancehall with other genres, such as pop, rock, R&B, jazz and drum and bass.
René LaVice is a Canadian electronic music producer, DJ and singer.
Reprazent is a British drum and bass group headed up by Roni Size.
Resident (styled as resident) was an Austrian music magazine with a strong focus on the German-speaking drum-and-bass industry.
Robert "Rob" Haigh, also known as Omni Trio, is a British electronic, ambient and experimental musician.
Robert Leroy Johnson (May 8, 1911August 16, 1938) was an American blues singer-songwriter and musician.
Rock and roll (often written as rock & roll or rock 'n' roll) is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950sJim Dawson and Steve Propes, What Was the First Rock'n'Roll Record (1992),.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
Rockstar Games, Inc. is an American video game publisher based in New York City.
Roger Troutman (November 29, 1951 – April 25, 1999), also known mononymously as Roger, was an American singer, composer, songwriter, producer, multi-instrumentalist and the founder of the band Zapp who helped spearhead the funk movement and heavily influenced west coast hip hop due to the scene's heavy sampling of his music over the years.
The Roland TR-808 Rhythm Composer is a drum machine introduced by the Roland Corporation in 1980 and discontinued in 1983.
V-Drums is a variety of electronic drums, drum brain modules, and related electronic percussion product manufactured and trademarked by Roland Corporation.
Roni Size (born Ryan Owen Granville Williams, 29 October 1969 in Bristol) is a British record producer and DJ, who came to prominence in 1997 as the founder and leader of Reprazent, a drum and bass collective.
The Roots Radics Band was formed in 1978 by bass player Errol "Flabba" Holt, guitarist Eric "Bingy Bunny" Lamont and drummer Lincoln "Style" Scott.
Rough Guides Ltd is a British travel guidebook and reference publisher, since November 2017 owned by APA Publications.
Rudimental are an English drum and bass band, signed to Asylum Records, Atlantic Records and Black Butter Records.
Run-DMC was an American hip hop group from Hollis, Queens, New York, founded in 1981 by Joseph Simmons, Darryl McDaniels, and Jason Mizell.
Salmonella Dub is a dub/drum n bass/reggae/roots band from New Zealand.
Samba is a Brazilian musical genre and dance style, with its roots in Africa via the West African slave trade and African religious traditions, particularly of Angola and the Congo, through the samba de roda genre of the northeastern Brazilian state of Bahia, from which it derived.
Sambass, drum 'n' bossa or drum 'n' sambass (a portmanteau of "samba" and "bass") is a regional subgenre of drum and bass music mostly native to Brazil which combines drum and bass rhythms with influences from Latin American music.
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).
In music, sampling is the act of taking a portion, or sample, of one sound recording and reusing it as an instrument or a sound recording in a different song or piece.
São Paulo is a municipality in the southeast region of Brazil.
Jesse Bonds Weaver, Jr. (born June 22, 1962), better known by the stage name Schoolly D (sometimes spelled Schooly D), is an American rapper from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Science fiction (often shortened to Sci-Fi or SF) is a genre of speculative fiction, typically dealing with imaginative concepts such as advanced science and technology, spaceflight, time travel, and extraterrestrial life.
Sebastian Ahrenberg, better known as Seba is a Swedish drum and bass producer and DJ Seba is also the owner of Secret Operations, a drum and bass record label.
Shapeshifter (sometimes referred to as New Zealand Shapeshifter) are a live drum and bass act from New Zealand.
Andre Williams (born 28 November 1976), better known by his stage name Shy FX, is a British DJ and producer from London.
Sigma are a British drum and bass DJ and record production duo consisting of Cameron James "Cam" Edwards and Joseph Aluin "Joe" Lenzie.
MC Skibadee, real name Alfonso "Skibadee" Bondzie, is a drum and bass MC musician from London.
Skins is a British teen drama television series that follows the lives of a group of teenagers in Bristol, South West England, through the two years of sixth form.
Sly and Robbie are a prolific Jamaican rhythm section and production duo, associated primarily with the reggae and dub genres.
Sony Music Entertainment (SME) is a Japanese-owned global music conglomerate owned by Sony and incorporated as a general partnership of Sony Music Holdings Inc. through Sony Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. (in Japanese), Sony Corporation The company was first founded in 1929 as American Record Corporation and renamed Columbia Recording Corporation in 1938, following its acquisition by the Columbia Broadcasting System. In 1966, the company was reorganized to become CBS Records, and Sony Corporation bought the company in 1988, renaming it under its current name in 1991. In 2004, Sony and Bertelsmann established a 50-50 joint venture called Sony BMG Music Entertainment, which transferred the businesses of Sony Music and Bertelsmann Music Group into one entity. However, in 2008, Sony acquired Bertelsmann's stake, and the company reverted to the SME name shortly after; the buyout allowed Sony to acquire all of BMG's labels, including former Columbia Pictures subsidiary Arista Records as well as RCA Records, and led to the dissolution of BMG, which instead relaunched as BMG Rights Management. Sony Music Entertainment is the second largest of the "Big Three" record companies in the world, behind Universal Music Group (UMG) and ahead of Warner Music Group (WMG). Sony's music publishing division is the world's largest music publisher after the acquisition of EMI. It also owns SYCO Entertainment, which operates some of the world's most successful reality TV format including Got Talent and The X Factor.
Soul music (often referred to simply as soul) is a popular music genre that originated in the African American community in the United States in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
A sound system is a group of DJs and audio engineers contributing and working together as one, playing and producing music over a large PA system or sound reinforcement system, typically for a dance event or party.
Sound Tribe Sector 9 (STS9) is an instrumental band whose sound is based heavily on instrumental rock and electronic music, funk, jazz, drum and bass, psychedelia, and hip hop, originating in Georgia, United States.
SoundCloud is an online audio distribution platform based in Berlin, Germany that enables its users to upload, promote, and share their originally-created audio.
The soundscape is the component of the acoustic environment that can be perceived by humans.
Speed garage (occasionally known as Plus-8) is a genre of electronic dance music, associated with the UK garage scene.
Squarepusher is the principal pseudonym adopted by Tom Jenkinson (born 17 January 1975), an English electronic musician.
State of Bass: Jungle – The Story So Far (Boxtree), published in 1997, was the first book length account of the dance music genre drum and bass.
Stevie Hyper D (born Stephen Austin, 20 September 1967 – 5 July 1998) was a drum and bass MC.
Nicolaas Douwma (born 13 April 1982), better known by his stage name Sub Focus, is an DJ, record producer, songwriter, musician and sound engineer from Guildford, England.
Sub-bass sounds are the deep, low- register pitched pitches approximately below 60 Hz and extending downward to include the lowest frequency humans can hear, assumed at about 20 Hz.
Syfy (formerly Sci-Fi Channel and Sci Fi) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Group division of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
In music, syncopation involves a variety of rhythms which are in some way unexpected which make part or all of a tune or piece of music off-beat.
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.
T Power (born Marc Royal) is an English drum and bass record producer, from Bow, London.
Talvin Singh, OBE (born 1970 in London, England), is a producer and composer and tabla player, known for creating an innovative fusion of Indian classical music and drum and bass.
Techno is a form of electronic dance music that emerged in Detroit, Michigan, in the United States during the mid-to-late 1980s.
Techstep is a subgenre of drum and bass that was popular in the late 1990s.
Television (TV) is a telecommunication medium used for transmitting moving images in monochrome (black and white), or in colour, and in two or three dimensions and sound.
The Brains were an American rock band band from Atlanta, Georgia, led by songwriter Tom Gray in the early 1980s.
The Matrix is a 1999 science fiction action film written and directed by The Wachowskis (credited as The Wachowski Brothers) and starring Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, and Joe Pantoliano.
The Pharcyde (pronounced "far side") is an American alternative hip hop group, formed in 1989, from South Central Los Angeles.
The Qemists are an electronic rock band from Brighton, United Kingdom.
The Roots is an American hip hop band, formed in 1987 by Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter and Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
The Supremes were an American female singing group and the premier act of Motown Records during the 1960s.
The Winstons were an American 1960s funk and soul music group, based in Washington, D.C., United States.
"Think (About It)" is a funk song recorded by Lyn Collins and released as a single on James Brown's People Records in 1972.
"Tighten Up" is a 1968 song by Houston, Texas–based R&B vocal group Archie Bell & the Drells.
In music, timbre (also known as tone color or tone quality from psychoacoustics) is the perceived sound quality of a musical note, sound or tone.
The time signature (also known as meter signature, metre signature, or measure signature) is a notational convention used in Western musical notation to specify how many beats (pulses) are to be contained in each measure (bar) and which note value is equivalent to one beat.
Timeless is the 1995 debut album by British electronic musician Goldie and a groundbreaking release in the history of drum and bass music.
Toonami is a television programming block that primarily consists of American animation and Japanese anime.
Top Gear is a British motoring magazine, factual television series, conceived by Jeremy Clarkson and Andy Wilman, launched on 20 October 2002, and broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC Two.
Tribes: Ascend is a free-to-play first-person shooter developed and published by Hi-Rez Studios for Microsoft Windows, as part of the Tribes series.
Trip hop (sometimes used synonymously with "downtempo") is a musical genre that originated in the early 1990s in the United Kingdom, especially Bristol.
Tucson is a city and the county seat of Pima County, Arizona, United States, and home to the University of Arizona.
Tulsa is the second-largest city in the state of Oklahoma and 47th-most populous city in the United States.
Two Pages is a studio album by 4hero, released via Talkin' Loud in 1998.
UK garage (also known as UKG) is a genre of electronic music originating from England in the early 1990s.
UK hard house or simply hard house is a style of electronic dance music music that emerged in the 1990s and is synonymous with its association to Trade club and the associated DJ's there that created the style.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
Universal Music Group (also known in the United States as UMG Recordings, Inc. and abbreviated as UMG) is an American global music corporation that is a subsidiary of the French media conglomerate Vivendi.
"Waiting All Night" is a song by English drum and bass band Rudimental.
Wesleyan University Press is a university press that is part of Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut.
WHCR-FM (90.3 FM) is a radio station licensed to New York City.
WHHD (HD98.3) is a Top 40 (CHR) station serving the Augusta, Georgia metro area.
White label records are vinyl records with plain white labels attached.
Mark Wilkinson (born 18 April 1989), better known by his stage name Wilkinson, is an English record producer, DJ and remixer from London.
Wu-Tang Clan is an American hip hop group from Staten Island, New York City, originally composed of East Coast rappers RZA, GZA, Ol' Dirty Bastard, Method Man, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Inspectah Deck, U-God and Masta Killa.
Xerxes de Oliveira is a drum and bass producer from Brazil.
Xtra Bass is a free week-long drum and bass tour of the UK hosted by the BBC's digital radio station BBC Radio 1Xtra.
YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California.
4hero are an electronic music group from Dollis Hill, London, comprising producers Mark "Marc Mac" Clair & Denis "Dego" McFarlane.
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