Journal

  • Artists I've seen live

    4 Jun 2012, 11:33 by RobinFokker23

  • Concert Record [DurrD]

    8 Feb 2010, 03:32 by DurrD

  • Hardcore Techno

    27 Jan 2009, 14:38 by DJ_Pr1me

    Hardcore techno, often referred to as just "hardcore", is a style of electronic music that originated in the early-to-mid-1990s in multiple locations including the Netherlands, Germany, Italy, Belgium and the UK. The style is typified by a fast tempo and the rhythmic use of distorted and atonal industrial-like beats and samples.

    Production techniques
    Hardcore techno is usually composed using music sequencers, and many earlier tracks were produced on home computers with module tracker software. Some examples of the software used are Fruity Loops Studio and Reason.The wide availability of computers, combined with the absence of financial remuneration, means that many hardcore techno musicians write for their own enjoyment and the pleasure of innovation.

    Styles of hardcore
    As Hardcore continues to grow each different type of hardcore (each subgenre) begins to attract a larger fan base and more support from producers. As new subgenres grow they can become extremely…