The club was originally held at the Velvet Rooms in London's Soho and is now running every Thursday at Plastic People in Shoreditch, east London.Founded in 2001, was critical to the development of dubstep, providing the first venue devoted to the sound and an environment in which dubstep producers could premier new music.
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Dubstep is a genre of electronic dance music that originated in south London, England. Its overall sound has been described as "tightly coiled productions with overwhelming bass lines and reverberant drum patterns, clipped samples, and occasional vocals".
Stylistic origins : Dub, Grime, 2-step, drum and bass Cultural origins : Late 1990s,. London, England Typical instruments : Sequencer, turntables, samples, drum machine, synthesizer, keyboard, personal computer. Mainstream popularity: Mainly an underground scene, but with an increase in mainstream popularity in the late 2000’s and early 2010s
Dubsteps early roots are in the more experimental releases of UK garage producers, seeking to incorporate elements of drum and bass into the South London-based 2-step garage sound Dubstep is generally instrumental: Rhythm Wobble bass Structure, bass drops, rewinds and MCs
Ran a radio show on east London pirate station Rinse FM, hosted by Kode9. Another crucial element in the early development of dubstep was the Big Apple Records record shop in Croydon. Key artists such as Hatcha and later Skream worked in the shop.
1999–2002: origins: The sound of dubstep originally came out of productions by El-B,Steve Gurley, Oris Jay and Zed Bias in 1999-2000 Ammunition Promotions, who run the influential club and have managed many proto dubstep record labels began to use the term "dubstep" to describe this style of music in around 2002. The terms use in a 2002 XLR8R cover story contributed to it becoming established as the name of the genre
Mainstream influence The year 2009 saw the dubstep sound gaining further worldwide recognition, often through the assimilation of elements of the sound into other genres, in a manner similar to drum and bass. In a move foreshadowed by endorsements of the sound from R&B, hip-hop and recently, mainstream figures such as Rihanna, or Public Enemy’s Hank Shocklee, Snoop Dogg collaborated with dubstep producers Chase & Status, providing a vocal for their underground anthem "Eastern Jam“.
Rihanna’s Rated R album released such content the very year dubstep saw a spike, containing 3 dubstep tracks. Such events propelled the genre into the biggest radio markets overnight, with considerable airplay. Throughout 2010, dubstep was beginning to hit the pop chart In April 2011, "dubbox", the industrys first application designed for the mobile creation of dubstep music, was released for the iPhone and reached the Top 25 Best Selling Music Apps in the UK its first week.
Post-dubstep More recently the term post-dubstep has been used to describe music that combines stylistic features of dubstep with other musical influences. The tempo of music typically characterised as post-dubstep is approximately 130 beats per minute Mount Kimbies Maybes EP, James Blakes remix of Untolds "Stop What Youre Doing" and Joy Orbisons "Hyph Mngo" can be used as markers in the breaking off of post-dubstep as a distinct sound.
Brostep Brostep is a post-dubstep trend that has recently received increasing exposure, with the American producer Skrillex becoming something of a figurehead for the scene. In September 2011 a Spin Magazine EDM special referred to brostep as a "lurching and aggressive" variant of dubstep that prevails in the United States. Elsewhere it has been described variously as “dubstep with more anger to it" and "Americanized, garbage dubstep."
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• Born in Niagra Falls, Ontario, Canada on January 5, 1981.• His birth name is Joel Thomas Zimmerman• He is a Canadian progressive, electro, and house producer based in Toronto.• The name "deadmau5" originated when Zimmerman found a dead mouse in his computer while he was replacing his video card. He discussed this with chat room users and became known as "that dead mouse guy." His nickname "Dead Mouse" was too long for the IRC character limit, and was then shortened to deadmau5.• His work can be debated as a few genres, including Electronica, Neo- trance, Progressive house, Electro house and Dubstep.
real name Lorin Ashton BornFebruary 16, 1978 (age 33) OriginSanta Cruz, California His style is Eclectic electronic mixing,which combines mainstream music with underground dubs and the common "wobble" bass used by many dubstep musicians
Magnetic Man is an electronic music project consisting of dubstep producers and DJs, Benga, Skream and Artwork. They first met in the late 1990s at the Big Apple Records store in Croydon,England. They perform using three computers, one playing drum samples, one playing basses and the third playing leads and samples They have one album out, called Magnetic Man, which was released: 11 October 2010
Chase & Status are an electronic production duo from London consisting of Saul "Chase" Milton and Will "Status" Kennard. Their album More Than Alot received the Best Album Award at the 2009 Drum and Bass awards, Birmingham, UK. In 2009 Chase & Status founded the independent record label MTA Records, specialising in drum and bass and dubstep music. Saul Milton (Chase) – guitar, keyboards, programming, DJ (2003–present) Will Kennard (Status) – keyboards, programming, DJ (2003– present) Live members Rage – MC, vocals (2009–present) Andy Gangadeen – drums (2009–present)
1. What do you think about dubstep?2. Why has something that sounds like a computer dying become so popular?3. What makes Dubstep Dubstep?4. Is it an evolution or devolution of music?5. Will it continue to gain popularity in the future?6. Is there any variety in the music?