Drum and Bass also known for DnB, Drum ‘n’ Bass, D&B or D+B is a genre of Electronic Dance Music ‘EDM’ which emerged in the 90′s. DnB is best known for keeping 160-180 Beats Per Minute and by its fast breakbeats. Sub-genres of Drum and Bass Music include Darkstep, Drumstep, Hardstep, Intelligent drum and bass, Jump-Up, Liquid Drum and Bass, Techstep and Darkcore. Make sure to check out the other EDM Genres.
Drum and Bass Music Sub-Genres
Some of the drum and bass sub-genres include Liquid Drum and Bass, Hardstep, Jump-up, Techstep, Chillstep, Drumstep, Neurofunk, Sambass and Liquid Funk.
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Though the month has only just begun, it’s safe to say that Au5 and Fractal’s new EP, Secret Weapon, is in the running for the best electronic music release of December. Opening with “Blue,” this new-school drum ‘n bass/drumstep tune pairs a powerful and viciously-oscillated “laser” synth lead along with plucky secondary synths to ensure that the melody doesn’t become an afterthought. The pad break in the middle gives you a moment to catch your breath before the next drop knocks the wind right...read more
On this holiday week centered around the spirit of gratitude, heavy bass music vanguard RUN DMT is giving thanks for all of his fans’ support by giving away a 20-song pack of his productions, containing classic productions and unreleased remixes, such as his remix of Figure’s “Super Mega Death Ray,” BLOKHE4D’s “Kisses & Lies,” and LMFAO’s “Sorry For Party Rocking.” The pack, “Free DMT,” is akin to a time-capsule that the Texas-based producer buried a couple years ago...read more
Today marks the 10-year anniversary of the extraordinary Drum ‘n Bass trio Noisia. In a post on their website, they recounted the very beginnings of their journey as aspiring Drum ‘n Bass producers in a tiny village in the Netherlands, thanking their fans for all of the support for the last ten years, and stating that they’re excited to produce more music. To add on to the accomplishments, Noisia has also amassed one million followers on their Soundcloud; a feat that is rare to see even for the highest echelon of producers....read more
Three days ago MedSchool, Hospital Record’s younger sister, released Etherwood’s self-titled debut album. I first took notice of him in 2011, when MrSuicideSheep uploaded his stunning remix of Jakwob – Right Beside You. Since then Etherwood has released an EP called Shake The Foundations and did remixes for Lana Del Rey, Jess Mills, Indiana as well as Jakwob (He is guitarist at Jakwob’s live shows as well.). Etherwood’s new album is one of the greatest masterpieces in recent Drum & Bass music and it’s...read more
Singularity, aka Kyle Trewartha, has just released his third EP of his career. This new EP entitled Rift features four fantastic tracks ranging from 80 to 172 BPM. There is also one very special part of this new EP as well. One of the four songs is available for free download only on SoundCloud. Several other notable artists are featured in this EP including Anna Yvette and Evan Duffy. We are all very familiar with the beautiful voice of Anna Yvette but seeing Evan Duffy featured on this EP was quite impressive. Mr. Duffy is very well known...read more
If you’re tired out from all the Halloween raging that commenced over the weekend, this may be the kickstart you need. Drum ‘n Bass phenoms Evol Intent have released a DnB mix on their Soundcloud page in the spirit of Halloween. The mix begins with a trick- a kitschy trap intro- but then quickly abandons the ruse and dives right into the treat: nearly 40 minutes of top-shelf Drum ‘n Bass. Tracklist: 00:00-02:25 – 01 – Black Sun Empire & Concord Dawn – The Sun (Evol Intent Remix) 02:26-03:39 – 02...read more
Four days after uploading their entry for the remix contest by XLR8R and Ghostpoet, Electromagnetic Blaze released their new EP on Atomic Recordings today. The label is mostly known for releasing EPs by Au5 and xKore so far. Electromagnetism includes three Dubstep songs as well as one heavy DnB track called Gravitational Collapse. Beatport...read more
About two weeks ago Discus Records released a new single containing two tracks. The first one is BMotion’s powerful Drum & Bass track “Progressions”, which has already been played on Rinse FM 26/06/13 Hospital Records Takeover. The B-Side is a chilled Liquid DnB track by Void & Skute called “Bioluminescence”. Purchase on Beatport (It’s also available on Juno and iTunes.) On Friday BMotion and Void & Skute both will be DJing at Discus Records Presents in East London....read more
The drum and bass trio known as Noisia have released a remix to Black Empire Sun’s ‘Arrakis.’ This official remix will be part of Black Empire Sun’s upcoming album ‘Variations On Black’ that will be released on November 4, 2013. Be sure to take a listen, as this track is chalked full of basslines and energy that fans of DnB will be accustomed to.read more
In late August, Rob Swire tweeted that Pendulum would be releasing a new album some time next year. This would make it about 4 years since the last album, but we all know that Rob Swire and Gareth McGrillen have been very busy tearing up the EDM scene as Knife Party. Besides the new album that is in the works, Pendulum has also scheduled an 9 city North American Tour for the end of October. The dates and locations can be found...read more