Electronic body music

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Electronic body music
Stylistic origins Industrial music
Synthpunk
Synthpop
Electropop
Post-punk
Cultural origins Early 1980s, Belgium, United Kingdom, Germany, Canada
Typical instruments synthesizer - drum machine - sequencer - keyboard - sampler
Mainstream popularity Small
Derivative forms New beat - Goa trance - Dark electro - Electro-industrial - Futurepop

Electronic body music (EBM, also known as aggropop) is a music genre that mixes together parts of industrial music and electronic dance music.[1] It first became popular in Belgium.[1]

References[change | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Dan Sicko, Techno Rebels: The Renegades of Electronic Funk, Billboard Books, 1999, p. 142.