Antonio L Rodríguez del Pozo en Best Music Tracks Ever, Music / Música, Jazz Music Consultor Senior de Medios de Pago • Second Window/Everis 11/11/2016 · 1 min de lectura · +600

Music styles: Trip Hop

Music styles: Trip Hop

Hi bees, another chapter to share with you about those styles I like and as you know and is trade-mark, only those tracks with a high quality level are eligible, but never forget that to each its own.

Music styles: Trip Hop

Well, maybe you are wondering right now what the hell is this of Trip Hop? As commonly happens the label comes was coined by the UK specialized media.

Music styles: Trip Hop

Trip Hop is just kind of subgenre derivate from Downtempo style that at the same time is a subgenre from Electronica.

Music styles: Trip Hop

It has been classified as a mixture of jazz, funk, soul. Its origins are dated at the early 90s after the post acid house scene.

Music styles: Trip Hop

The “hop” is adopted because this style uses the same sample bases than Hip Hop, basically a drum base used as link and using vocal samples, but this will be duly covered when we talk about Hip Hop.

Music styles: Trip Hop

The “trip” is related to the experimental atmospheres created by the use of electronic synthesizers and other instruments whose main objective is that the listener will become lost into a world of smoke and feel like floating on.

Music styles: Trip Hop

Although there are some vocals on some tracks, opposite to Hip Hop where the flows are essential, Trip Hop is more associated to instrumentals only.

Music styles: Trip Hop

But as always there are exceptions, and for me the best representative of this Beth Gibbons (Portishead vocalist) voice is a delicatessen.

Music styles: Trip Hop

As quoted, Trip Hop is more a Brit product, therefore main representatives are UK based artists, such as Portishead, Massive Attack, Tricky (have collaborated with Massive Attack), Coldcut and of course Morcheeba (do not know if you all know what does this mean).

Music styles: Trip Hop

Now, former Morcheeba members, Skye Edwards & Ross Godfrey, have issued a new work under the name of Skye and Ross, that I have already introduce you in the hive when I bought it.

Music styles: Trip Hop

Hope you will enjoy, and as always please feel free to share your comments.

Music styles: Trip Hop