Doom metal is a form of heavy metal music that emerged as a recognized sub-genre during the first half of the 1980s. Generally, doom metal features very slow tempos, low-tuned guitars and a much “dens
Downtempo (or Downbeat) is a laid-back electronic music style similar to ambient music, but usually with a beat or groove unlike the beatless forms of Ambient music. The beat is sometimes made from lo
Dream Pop or dreampop (take your pick) is a genre of music where timbre and texture are as important, if not more so, than melody and song structure. Vocals when present are subsumed within the music
Drone music is a minimalist musical style that emphasizes the use of sustained, repeated sounds, notes, or tone-clusters called drones. Music that is based on drones can consist of pure drones, slowly
Dub is a form of music which evolved out of reggae in the late 1960s. The dub sound consists predominantly of instrumental remixes of existing recordings and is achieved by significantly manipulating
Dubstep is a genre of electronic dance music described as tightly coiled productions with overwhelming bass lines and reverberant drum patterns, clipped samples, and occasional vocals.
Easy listening music is a style of popular music and radio format that emerged in the mid-20th century, evolving out of swing and big band music, and related to beautiful music and light music. easy l
Electronic body music (mainly known by its acronym EBM) is a music genre that combines elements of industrial music and electronic dance music. The modern usage of the term was originally coined by th
Electro is a type of electronic dance music which emerged with the development of early sampling technology and the introduction of the Roland TR-808 drum machine and is closely associated with Hip Ho
Electroclash is a style of music that fuses new wave and electronic dance music. Larry Tee coined the term, but DJ Hell from Gigolo Records is also often regarded as one of the pioneers of the genre.
Electronic music refers to music that emphasizes the use of electronic musical instruments or electronic music technology as a central aspect of the sound of the music. Historically, electronic music
Electronica includes a wide range of contemporary electronic music designed for a wide range of uses, including foreground listening, some forms of dancing, and background music for other activities;
Electro-Pop is a type of electronic pop music characterized by a distinctive low frequency synthesizer sound which might variously be described as crisp, crunchy, crackly, fuzzy, warm, distorted or di
Emo is a style of rock music typically characterized by melodic musicianship and expressive, often confessional lyrics. It originated in the mid-1980s hardcore punk movement of Washington, D.C., where
Emocore or “emo” for short, is a style of rock music typically characterized by melodic musicianship and expressive, often confessional lyrics. It originated in the mid-1980s hardcore punk movement of
English music may refer to the music produced in England, or to a lesser extent, performed in the English language.
Epic music is typically longer in length, incorporates “grand” elements such as wall-of-sound/layering, reverb, choral or orchestral accompaniment, and unconventional song structure. It generally star
The term “ethereal” is used in attempt to describe a sort of other-worldly, heavenly sort of beauty in music that is difficult to grasp. The music often sounds lush, hazy, spaced out, and distant and
Experimental music refers, in the English-language literature, to a compositional tradition which arose in the mid-twentieth century, applied particularly in North America to music composed in such a
This tag describes any musical artist with a female singer as the centerpiece of the vocals. This tag is not limited to any one musical genre or era, and includes artists ranging from Billie Holiday t