PayPal Donate : paypal. DJing was one of those things that just come naturally to me. My friends were always over at my house for mixing sessions. I continued entering DJ competitions and talent nights along with a mid-week slot at a local bar. At 20, I was given full weekend residency at my local nightclub Steam, playing old-skool, house and trance. I came out as overall winner of the competition in
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History Of Happy Hardcore’s tracks
You all know happy hardcore right? A genre filled with chipmunk vocals, nursery rhyme synth riffs and adoring fans who all once owned a Vauxhall Nova SRi. Happy hardcore stemmed from what was known as hardcore and to a certain extent many of the releases between to still contained elements of both hardcore and jungle. The music moved on, borrowing elements from techno and gabber including a faster BPM and somewhat sentimental vocals that are still seen today in the guise of UK hardcore. The market quickly became flooded with copycat tunes making it a real struggle to find good quality releases in the abundance of nonsense.
Happy hardcore , also known as happycore , is a music genre of hardcore. It began in the hardcore homeland of the Belgian, German and Dutch hardcore techno scenes in the early s. The breakbeat hardcore rave scene was beginning to fragment by late into a number of subsequent breakbeat-based genres: darkcore tracks embracing dark-themed samples and stabs , hardcore jungle reggae basslines and influences became prominent , and 4-beat also known as happy hardcore where piano rolls and uplifting vocals were still central to the sound. Happy hardcore as it had become known was starting to gain popularity alongside jungle during and , often being hosted at major raves such as Dreamscape and Helter Skelter, and other events held at the Sanctuary Music Arena. A huge part of the spread of both jungle and hardcore in these early days was the creation and sale of cassette tape compilation packs by the rave promoters. In London , the pirate radio station Dream FM would become the primary champion of the genre. As a side note; Bonkers only really came into being due to the record label React showing interest in Toy Town, and Hixxy and Sharkey blagging a compilation album deal instead. In , DJ Kutski hosted a show featuring hard dance and hardcore on Radio 1.