Alternative Dance marries the underground sensibility and melodic song structure of alternative and indie rock with the electronic beats, synths and/or samples, and club orientation of post-disco dance music.
Subgenres: Post-Punk, New Wave, Industrial, EBM, Madchester, Baggy, Instrumental Hip Hop, Electroclash, New Rave, Nu Disco, Chillwave, Future Garage
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indie electronic also called indietronica is a music genre that began to develop in Germany the late 1990s. It is a mix between indie, electronica, rock and pop music. Typical instruments used in indietronica music are electronic keyboard, synthesizer, sampler (musical instrument) and drum machine.