Dubstep

Dubstep is an electronic dance music genre born in South London in the early 2000s. Sparse, syncopated rhythmic patterns and powerful sub-bass frequencies distinguish it. The genre arose as an outgrowth of the UK garage. This means it relied upon a lineage of related...

Chillstep

Chillstep is a subgenre of Dubstep dance music. It’s arguably more laid-back and less frenetic than its parent genre. The style blends the steady rhythms of Deep House, the strong basslines of Dub and Dubstep, and the laid-back elements of ambient music....

Breakbeat

Breakbeat is a concept and style that encompasses a variety of music sub-genres and originated in the UK. A “break” — a sequence of syncopated 4/4 drum beats that are typically sampled from Rock, Jazz, Hip-Hop, and Funk — defines it. Since the 1970s, the...