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Acid house is a subgenre of house music developed around the mid-1980s by DJs from Chicago.
Bad Brains is an American hardcore punk band formed in Washington, D.C., in 1977.
A bass drum, or kick drum, is a large drum that produces a note of low definite or indefinite pitch.
A Bitcrusher is a lo-fi (low fidelity) digital audio effect, which produces a distortion by the reduction of the resolution or bandwidth of digital audio data.
Black Flag was an American punk rock band formed in 1976 in Hermosa Beach, California.
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.
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.
Cabaret Voltaire are an English music group formed in Sheffield in 1973 and initially composed of Stephen Mallinder, Richard H. Kirk, and Chris Watson.
Charly Lownoise & Mental Theo are a DJ duo from the Netherlands.
Coil were an English experimental music group, founded in 1982 by John Balance in London.
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.
Joel Bevacqua is an American rave DJ, music producer, promoter, and writer known as DJ Deadly Buda.
Defqon.1 Weekend Festival is an annual music festival held in the Netherlands, Australia, and formerly Chile.
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.
Distortion and overdrive are forms of audio signal processing used to alter the sound of amplified electric musical instruments, usually by increasing their gain, producing a "fuzzy", "growling", or "gritty" tone.
Paul Roger Elstak (known professionally as DJ Paul Elstak; born 14 January 1966 in The Hague) is a Dutch hardcore/gabber and happy hardcore DJ and record producer.
A drum machine is an electronic musical instrument that creates percussion.
Einstürzende Neubauten ("Collapsing New Buildings") is a German industrial band, originally from West Berlin, formed in 1980.
Electronic body music (EBM) is a genre of electronic musicDan Sicko, Techno Rebels: The Renegades of Electronic Funk, Billboard Books, 1999, p. 142.
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.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
Enzyme Records is a Netherlands-based hardcore record label.
Eurobeat is either a form of the British dance-pop variant of Eurodisco, or Hi-NRG-driven Italo disco music.
FL Studio (formerly known as FruityLoops) is a digital audio workstation (DAW) developed by the Belgian company Image-Line.
Foetus is the primary musical outlet of JG Thirlwell.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.
Frankfurt, officially the City of Frankfurt am Main ("Frankfurt on the Main"), is a metropolis and the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany.
A free party is a party "free" from the restrictions of the legal club scene, similar to the free festival movement.
Front 242 is a Belgian electronic music group that came into prominence during the 1980s.
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).
Gabber is a style of electronic music and a subgenre of hardcore techno.
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.
Greater Than One is an English electronic music band, founded by husband and wife Michael Wells and Lee Newman in 1985.
Hakken (sometimes Hakkûh) is a form of rave dance originating from the Dutch hardcore and gabber scene.
Hangars Liquides, also known as HL, is a French electronic label.
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.
Hardcore punk (often abbreviated to hardcore) is a punk rock music genre and subculture that originated in the late 1970s.
Hardstyle is an electronic dance genre mixing influences from techno and hardcore.
Hardtechno refers to a harder and darker style of Techno music, which evolved after 2000.
Heavy hardcore (also known as tough guy hardcore, beatdown hardcore, moshcore, and brutal hardcore) is a fusion genre of hardcore punk and thrash metal featuring a much heavier and more aggressive style than traditional hardcore punk.
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.
House music is a genre of electronic dance music created by club DJs and music producers in Chicago in the early 1980s.
ID&T is a Dutch entertainment and medium enterprise that was founded in the early 1990s.
Industrial music is a fusion genre of electronic and experimental music which draws on harsh, transgressive or provocative sounds and themes.
Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.
Jumpstyle is an electronic dance style and music genre popular in Western Europe, with existent scenes in Eastern Europe, Australia, and the Americas.
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.
A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, a row of levers which are pressed by the fingers.
Lawrence "Kris" Parker (born August 20, 1965), better known by his stage names KRS-One, and Teacha, is an American rapper and occasional producer from The Bronx, New York City, New York.
L.A. Style was a Dutch and UK electronic dance music group, consisting of founder and producer and radio DJ Wessel van Diepen (who later also created Nakatomi and the successful Vengaboys) and composer Denzil Slemming (a.k.a. Michiel Van Der Kuy of Laserdance) and FX aka Frans Merkx, as well as Foco (Alfons "Fonny" de Wulf) and Ray Decadance (surname Muylle) of the Belgian project ROFO (credited as writers and producers of "Balloony").
Leæther Strip is a Danish musical project founded on January 13, 1988 by Claus Larsen.
Leonard George DeStoppelaire (January 5, 1923 – February 12, 2006), better known as Lenny Dee, was a virtuoso organist who played many styles of music.
This is a list of electronic music genres, consisting of genres of electronic music, primarily created with electronic musical instruments or electronic music technology.
Lords of Acid is a Belgian and American techno band, led by musician Praga Khan.
Mainstream hardcore, mainstyle or newstyle hardcore is a subgenre of hardcore techno.
Marc Trauner (born April 7, 1969) better known by his numerous aliases including Marc Acardipane, Mescalinum United, The Mover, Pilldriver, Marshall Masters and Resident E, is a Frankfurt, Germany based DJ and producer.
Masters Of Hardcore is the name of a Dutch hardcore music label and of its related music festival events.
Mákina is a subgenre of hardcore techno, originating in Spain.
Minor Threat was an American hardcore punk band, formed in 1980 in Washington, D.C. by vocalist Ian MacKaye and drummer Jeff Nelson.
Module files (MOD music, tracker music) are a family of music file formats originating from the MOD file format on Amiga systems used in the late 1980s.
Mokum Records is a Dutch independent record label specialising in early hardcore and hardcore releases.
Moombahton is a fusion genre of house music and reggaeton that was created by American DJ and producer Dave Nada in Washington, D.C., in 2009.
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.
A music tracker (short version tracker) is a type of music sequencer software for creating music.
Neophyte is a hardcore, or gabber, group formed in 1992 in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
The Netherlands (Nederland), often referred to as Holland, is a country located mostly in Western Europe with a population of seventeen million.
Network 23 was a record label founded by the Spiral Tribe sound system in 1994.
New Beat is a style of Belgian underground music and subculture that fused techno and acid genres and flourished in Western Europe during the late-1980s.
New wave is a genre of rock music popular in the late 1970s and the 1980s with ties to mid-1970s punk rock.
Oliver Chesler (born January 20, 1970), better known by his stage name The Horrorist, is an American electronic music artist from New York City.
Patrick van Kerckhoven (born 1970, alias DJ Ruffneck, is a darkcore or gabber DJ and producer, originating from Alblasserdam, Netherlands. An active DJ since 1985, Kerckhoven has also been involved with various record labels. In 1989, he and Jayant Edoo formed 80 Aum Records. When that closed in 1991, he went on to form Ruffneck Records and its imprints Ruffex and Ruff Intelligenze. After a disagreement with parent label XSV Music, Kerckhoven formed Gangsta Audiovisuals and its imprint Supreme Intelligence, then in 2001, Kerckhoven also closed these and moved all artists to Enzyme Records. Enzyme has three imprints: Enzyme K7, Enzyme VIP and Enzyme X. JUGGERNAUT, another pseudonym of van Kerckhoven during his Ruffneck years, has released a single, "Ruffneck rules da artcore scene!!!", borrowing the melody of In the Hall of the Mountain King, which reached eight in the Dutch top 40 in 1997. His latest imprint is called Tainted Audio and was formed to fulfill his desire to keep on experimenting with drum and bass influenced underground hardcore music. Category:1970 births Category:Living people Category:Dutch DJs Category:Dutch electronic musicians Category:Dutch record producers Category:Hardcore techno musicians Category:People from Alblasserdam.
Peter-Paul Pigmans (January 31, 1961 – August 27, 2003) was a Dutch gabber music producer, best known for his production under the pseudonym 3 Steps Ahead.
Psychedelic trance, psytrance or psy is a subgenre of trance music characterized by arrangements of synthetic rhythms and layered melodies created by high tempo riffs.
Public Enemy is an American hip hop group consisting of Chuck D, Flavor Flav, Professor Griff, Khari Wynn, DJ Lord, and the S1W group.
Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
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.
Reason is a digital audio workstation for creating and editing music and audio developed by Swedish software developers Propellerhead Software.
Rotterdam is a city in the Netherlands, in South Holland within the Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt river delta at the North Sea.
Rotterdam Records was a Dutch record label founded in 1992.
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).
Scott Alexander Brown (born 28 December 1972) is a Glasgow-born Scottish DJ and music producer, now living in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire.
Simon Reynolds (born 19 June 1963) is an English music journalist, critic, and author.
Speedcore is a form of hardcore that is characterized by a high tempo and aggressive themes.
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.
SPK were an Australian industrial music and noise music group formed in 1978.
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.
Techno is a form of electronic dance music that emerged in Detroit, Michigan, in the United States during the mid-to-late 1980s.
In musical terminology, tempo ("time" in Italian; plural: tempi) is the speed or pace of a given piece.
The Prodigy are an English electronic dance music group from Braintree, Essex, formed in 1990 by keyboardist and songwriter Liam Howlett.
Throbbing Gristle were an English music and visual arts group, officially formed on 3 September 1975 in Kingston upon Hull.
Thunderdome is a famous concept in hardcore techno and gabber music that was mainly used for a series of parties and CD-albums.
UK hardcore is a genre of music which evolved from and incorporates sound elements from happy hardcore.
Underground music comprises musical genres beyond mainstream culture.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
Utrecht is a city and municipality in the Netherlands, capital and most populous city of the province of Utrecht.
This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 1990.
Darkcore (hardcore techno genre), Doomcore, Dutch Hardcore, HC techno, Hardcore (Electronic dance music), Hardcore (electronic dance music), Hardcore EDM, Hardcore Techno, Hardcore dance music, Hardcore electronic music, Hardcore techno, Techno hardcore.