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    2HI Radio The Sound Of Berkshire

Music

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Background

Electronic music

History of Techno

Use of the term "techno" to refer to a type of electronic music originated in Germany in the early 1980s. ... Detroit techno resulted from the melding of synth-pop by artists such as Kraftwerk, Giorgio Moroder and Yellow Magic Orchestra with African American styles such as house, electro, and funk. JUAN ATKINS is often considered to be the father of techno. As a teenager growing up in the Detroit suburb of Belleville, Atkins made bold musical […]

todayJanuary 13, 2021 7

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History of House music

Characteristics In its most typical form, the genre is characterized by repetitive 4/4 rhythms including bass drums, off-beat hi-hats, snare drums, claps, and/or snaps at a tempo between 120 and 130 beats per minute (bpm), synthesizer riffs, deep basslines, and often, but not necessarily, sung, spoken or sampled vocals. In house, the bass drum is sounded on beats one and three, and the snare drum, claps, or other higher-pitched percussion on beats two and four. The drum beats in house music are almost always provided by […]

todayDecember 2, 2020 31

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Events

DJ Tempa takes over 2Hi Radio live on the 18th Feb 2021 from 6pm GMT for this very special event alongside Bassman Ic3 and xSelecta bring true drum and bass vibes to 2Hi Radio for two hours of pure bangers!! This one is not to be missed live on facebook and 2hiradio.com         MUSIC AND EPILEPSY FUNDRAISER LIVELY PROMOTIONS BRINGS YOU JAM PACK NIGHT OF HOUSE AND […]

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History of drum and bass

Drum and bass began as a musical paradigm shift of the United Kingdom breakbeat hardcore and rave scene of the mid 1990s; and over the first decade and a half of its existence there have been many permutations in its style, incorporating elements from dancehall, electro, funk, hip hop, house, jazz, pop-created fusion of hardcore, house and techno (also including new beat). This scene existed briefly from approximately 1989-1993, a period of cross-pollination in the UK hardcore sound. This sound did survive in various forms in […]

todayApril 5, 2020 62 1

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Drum and bass news

Goldie Chats 25 Years Of Timeless Courtesy of lovethatbass.com This year Goldie celebrates 25 years of Timeless, the ground breaking album which catapulted him onto the worldwide stage. In the run up to the release of the fully remastered version of the Timeless album, Goldie has been doing a series of interviews for his ‘Timeless Capsule‘, a dedicated website to celebrate the 25th anniversary of his iconic debut album Gilles Peterson This […]

todayApril 3, 2020 6

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DJ Lessons

Ever wanted to learn to DJ on professional equipment in a club like environment? well this is your chance. Our residents have vast amounts of knowledge of many different music genres to fit your style, that, combined with years of experience - they are here to guide you step by step through the process of becoming a DJ. Whether you want to start from scratch or perfect your current skills, […]

todayApril 1, 2020 5

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Want to join our team

2HI Radio is always looking for new talent to join our ever growing radio team. Whether you're a DJ, presenter or MC get in contact if you would like a weekly show on 2Hi Radio. 2Hi Radio has a varied listener base and we're are looking for DJs in the urban music scene . We pride ourselves on bringing our listeners the best in the business -  please contact us, […]

todayMarch 27, 2020 7 1

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