- Title:Hard Target - A Collection Of Electronic And Industrial Music From Hard Records
- Style:Electro, Synth-pop, Industrial
- Date of release:
- Size FLAC version1557 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1541 megabytes
- Size WMA version1310 megabytes
- Formats:VOX AA ASF ADX MPC DMF AUD
From this came the specifically dance-oriented Electronic Body Music. A brave and exotic sound, ranging from high-octane pop to raw, minimal beats, EBM is characterized by its stark, sexual aesthetic. First released in 1983 on Illuminated, this hard, rhythmic 127bpm track was later reworked for the Purge EP – my favoured version of an uplifting, sweat-inducing anthem. 09. Chris & Cosey ‘Obsession’ (Play It Again Sam, 1987).
The group created the label primarily for self-releases but also signed several other groups and artists.
That said, it's also one of my favourite styles of music. Blindsided May 16th 2011.
Gabber took hard minimal techno like Jeff Mills and blew it out to absurd disproportions with purloined metal riffs, distorted kick drums at 180 BPM and gleefully violent imagery. The Dutch label Mokum started out issuing ultra-fuck-yous like Annihilator's "I'll Show You My Gun," but eventually took a turn towards the hilariously giddy with the "happy gabber" heard on this inanely fun comp. His fifth and best album shows off his ability to stretch his signature good-mood progressive house in a number of directions – from the speedy groove and OCD car-alarm melody of "Bad Selection" to the thick Daft Punk-like vocoder-funk of "Animal Rights. Five years after this collection of crackly lucid dreams, it's amazing to think music this delicate was ever sold as "dubstep.
This is a list of electronic music genres, consisting of genres of electronic music, primarily created with electronic musical instruments or electronic music technology. A distinction has been made between sound produced using electromechanical means and that produced using electronic technology. Examples of electromechanical sound producing devices include the telharmonium, Hammond organ, and the electric guitar.
The style became increasingly commercially successful in the 1990s. Subsequently, it is most well-known in various European permutations.
It's hard to answer your question without knowing where you are with things.
Tracklist Hide Credits
|1||–Controlled Fusion||Geometrical Symbol|
|2||–Birmingham 6||Godlike (Sinner Mix)|
|3||–Godheads||Shades Of Shame (Holy Crow Mix)|
|5||–Lights Of Euphoria||Give Me You
Vocals – Good Courage
|7||–Brain Leisure||Teknology (Bass Edit Mix)|
|8||–Stiff Miners||Beast Of Draught|
|9||–Luc Van Acker||A.I.D.S.|
|10||–Digital Factor||Electroshock (FactoRymix)|
|11||–Good Courage||Did I Deserve This? (Blood Mix)|
|12||–Decoded Feedback||Mother Tenebrarum|
|13||–Sphere Lazza||Run The Gauntlet|
|14||–Max M||The Rookie Spacecadet|
|15||–Consequence||Subject To Retrogression (Rev.2)|
|16||–The Many Angels With Sticks||I Was An Angel|
- Manufactured By – Cleopatra
NotesThis compilation showcases bands from the defunct Hard Records Europe label.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 7 41157 97272 6
- Mastering SID Code: IFPI L792
- Matrix / Runout: 145497-XR2-6179-A DISCTRONICS USA *CLP9727*
- Label Code: LC 3612