Search for big beat (dance music)

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... Reviews the "Big Beat: Megaton Bomb" sample library by Big Fish Audio, and suggests it is a ... powerful tool for musicians wishing to duplicate the big beat sound of DJ, producer Fatboy Slim. Notes ...
Meaty, Beaty, Big and Bouncy
Spin (1998) Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 82-84, 86, 88, 90-91
... Discusses the popularity of the Big Beat music scene in England and describes how the trend is on ... sidebar which focuses on six influential songs of Big Beat music by Bentley Rhythm Ace, Monkey Mafia, Chemical Brothers and Fatboy Slim. ... the verge of becoming extremely popular throughout the world. Profiles several Big Beat artists ...
... Offers a brief profile of the "international big beat duo" Hardknox, describing their racy live ...
... , discussing his development of Big Beat dance music. Quotes Ashworth on developing his sound, collaborating ...
Atlantic Revives Dance's Big Beat
Billboard (2001) Vol. 113, No. 16, pp. 1, 88
... that since its inception, Big Beat has maintained a healthy presence on the dance charts. Quotes ... Reports that Big Beat records will release Plummet's "Damaged," a radio-primed track steeped in ... executive VP Craig Kallman on why he stopped signing acts to the label and why he is embracing dance ...
News: The Chemical Brothers
Melody Maker (1997) Vol. 74, No. 49, pp. 8
... criticizes the Afrodesia "big beat" compilation "Chemical Reaction" as "shoddy" and containing many ... Covers an announcement by popular British electronic dance duo the Chemical Brothers which ...
... the big beat music scene which they helped to found. Discusses the duo's recording of their latest album "Decksanddrumsandrockandroll." ...
... in England as the next star of the big beat dance music scene he is virtually ignored in America ... Offers a brief profile of dance music artist Deejay Punk-Roc and notes that despite being lauded ...
Decks Appeal
Melody Maker (1998) Vol. 75, No. 5, pp. 14-15
... the two have become beacons for the big beat trend in popular music which combines dance music, pop ... Profiles Alex Gifford and Will White of the British "big beat" duo Propellerheads. Explains how ... , funk and hip-hop. Notes how their focus on live performance separates them from most dance music ...
... popularity of the duo's music among non-techno fans and recalls how their use of hip-hop beats in dance music founded the popular "Big Beat" musical genre. ... "Spin" survey of the top forty most important artists in contemporary pop music. Discusses the ...
... breakbeat scene of the early 1990s. Notes their criticism of the currently popular big beat dance ... Profiles the British dance music duo Philadelphia Bluntz and discusses their advocation of the ... music and recounts their experiences in the dance music scene. ...
The Next Wave: Big Beat Nation
Rolling Stone (1998) , pp. sec insert: The Next Wave: 22-23
... Discusses the origination of big beat dance music in England and notes how it draws from hip-hop ... and electronic dance music. Calls the music "eminently catchy, highly danceable techno for the ...
... Profiles big beat DJ DeeJay Punk-Roc and discusses the success of his debut album "ChickenEye" in ... recounts his credentials as a dance music DJ. Considers how the facelessness of dance music leads to these types of controversies. ... England. Notes persistent rumors that Punk-Roc had nothing to do with the music and is merely a ...
... the style as "big beat," which is the "child of hip-hop production techniques and house music ... serotonin levels." Credits Fatboy Slim, a.k.a. Norman Cook, as the best big beat DJ. Lists tracks and notes ... possible earlier in his career when he sampled more mainstream music and used less mixing equipment. ...
... the independent abstract dance music label Skint Records and his Big Beat Boutique parties in Brighton ...
... . Comments on their status as one of the most popular examples of the "big beat" music genre and argues ...
... loops and hits, sleazy synths, big basses, and percolating percussion" ($99.95). Notes that the best ...
Keg Beaters
The Village Voice (1998) Vol. 43, No. 13, pp. 118
... Propellerheads and explains the differences between the "Big Beat" style techno music which they have ... helped create and drum and bass. Comments on how the Big Beat scene favors alcohol-induced antics to the ...
... Profiles British dance music duo the Propellerheads and focuses on their latest album ... "Decksanddrumsandrockandroll" (DreamWorks). Discusses the influence of soul, hip-hop and film music on their ...