Generally, electronic dance music is created by producers and composers, and is then used by DJs, or disc jockeys, in the above settings. Electronic dance music takes many forms and styles. As a genre, it is generally up-tempo music created by electronic software and machines, such as synthesizers, drum machines, keyboards, samplers, sequencers and computers.
Bubblegum also called bubblegum pop is pop music that is upbeat and considered to be disposable, contrived, or marketed for children and adolescents. The Archies ' hit " Sugar, Sugar " was a representative example that led to cartoon rock , a short-lived trend of Saturday-morning cartoon series that heavily featured pop rock songs in the bubblegum vein. Producers Jerry Kasenetz and Jeffry Katz claimed credit for coining "bubblegum", saying that when they discussed their target audience, they decided it was "teenagers, the young kids. And at the time we used to be chewing bubblegum, and my partner and I used to look at it and laugh and say, 'Ah, this is like bubblegum music'. Most bubblegum acts were one hit wonders notable exceptions included the Partridge Family and Tommy Roe and the sound remained a significant commercial force until the early s. Commentators often debate the scope of the genre and have variously argued for the exclusion or inclusion of dance-pop , disco , teen pop , boy bands , and especially the Monkees. During the s, the original bubblegum sound was a formative influence on punk rock , new wave , and melodic metal.
Bubblegum Dancer is the world's largest online database and encyclopedia for bubblegum dance, a style of dance music made famous by Aqua in the late s. The site features artist biographies , detailed discographies, song lyrics , and all the latest news and updates. Bubblegum dance typically has a high-pitched female vocalist singing upbeat , synthesizer and melody driven verses and choruses, and a male singing back up vocals or rap. The lyrics and style of bubblegum dance music is often playful and child-like , and common singing topics include fantasy characters such as wizards and princesses, and songs about having fun, love, partying, and eating candy. Other terms used to describe bubblegum dance music include: bubblegum techno , bubblegum house , euro cheese , bubble dance , and happy house.
Beth Vale. Run your finger through the history of techno and you will eventually come to the source: Belleville, Detroit in the mids. And its soundtrack was a blend of techno and acid house: alternative electronic music. Reflecting back on his initiation into Johannesburg nightlife during the 90s, Fabio recounted stories of a club called Idols. During the mids, inner-city Johannesburg experienced a forceful rave movement and Fabio immersed himself in that scene. This is when he says he first started to draw distinction between the music he was hearing on the radio, and the alternative, electronic dance music that reverberated through city raves. It was here that he first met Graham Hector G-Force.