Trip hop facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsTrip hop
|Stylistic origins||Hip hop, electronica, downtempo, jazz, dub, psychedelic rock, alternative rock|
|Cultural origins||Early 1990s Bristol, United Kingdom|
|Typical instruments||Keyboards (especially Rhodes), turntables, samplers, brass, strings, guitar, bass, drums, percussion|
|Illbient – Post-trip-hop
|Bristol underground scene – Industrial hip-hop – Breakbeat – Nu jazz|
Trip-hop is a genre of downtempo music. It began as a mix of rock, jazz, dub, soul, and some other elements including psychedelic rock, ambient, progressive rock, acid jazz and alternative hip hop. It came from Bristol, England in the early 1990s; the group that started what has become to be called the Bristol sound was Massive Attack.
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Björk, an artist who has often incorporated trip hop in her music
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