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Ambient house


Ambient house, a music genre that first emerged in the late 1980s, is a subgenre of house music, combining elements of acid house and ambient music. Tracks in the ambient house genre typically feature four-on-the-floor beat patterns, synth pads, and vocal samples integrated in a style classed as "atmospheric".

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Recorded Sound (2004)

by Frank Hoffmann

'Ambient house'was pioneered in groundbreaking music by The Orb, Youth, The KLF and 808 State who fused ambient ideas with mellow dance beats. Now almost unrecognizable form the tones and drones found on Music for Airports, ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Music (2013)

by Michael Kennedy, Tim Rutherford-Johnson, Joyce Kennedy

Ambient house, e.g., is not intended for dancing but for 'chilling out', either in ...

Google previewThe Complete Idiot's Guide Music Dictionary (2010)

by Dr. Stanford Felix

Lounge music, easy listening, ambient house, and New Age are all subgenres of this style. Artists of the genre include Mystical Sun, Boards of Canada, Single Cell Orchestra, and Electric Skychurch. chimes A percussion instrument consisting ...

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