Early electronica and sample heavy dance groups like the Pet Shop Boys and Erasure point to Depeche Mode as inspiration, and fans of this less dark, more upbeat strain of 80s music also claim Depeche Mode as one of their faves.
As was previously mentioned, electronica music is a vast genre which includes many different sounds, and websites that offer free electronica music downloads sometimes feature on one subgenre while others are broader in scope.
Although much electronica music is associated with dance clubs and raves, especially clubs in places like Ibiza and Aya Napa, some electronica artists are devoted less to dance than to experimentation.
This mix of neo-goth, techno, electronica, metal and emo is a seizure of activity that reveals only one thing - that no matter what genre these guys are going for, none of them is executed well.
For the uninitiated, (or even for the longtime fan), LTK Music has assembled the following list of resources for free electronica music downloads designed to give you a taste of this genre.
Other groups such as Unmata can be seen on YouTube integrating contemporary music and dance forms such as electronica and hip-hop with basic forms straight from Arab belly dancing.
Stations here are separated by genre, but expect to find things you won't find on the more mainstream AOL Radio shows, like drum and bass, German electronica and much more.
The Indianapolis-born singer has succeeded in taming melodies in several genres, including alternative rock, grunge-rock, rock-pop mixes, electronica, and dance music.
Recording sessions for the band's sixth album were delayed when a scheduled collaboration with electronica outfit Death in Vegas as producers was cancelled.
The interior of the house was romantically lit by candles, and the soft electronica music and sounds of talk added to the dark, spirited ambiance.