Acid House


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Acid House

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a type of funk-based electronically edited disco music of the late 1980s, which has hypnotic sound effects and is associated with hippy culture and the use of the drug ecstasy
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At the time everyone was playing acid house and techno, so when Pacific came out it didn't have any of that vibe but for some reason it just resonated with DJs.
It will hark back to the acid house period but I think it's mainly going to be the young 18 to 24 year olds that will be our main target audience.
Friday night will see Acid House legend Terry Farley headline the dance area while Colorama bring their effortless take on sixties psychedelia to the main stage.
Encouraged by that success, Primal Scream handed over the demos for their next album to Weatherall and Nicholson, and the resulting album, Screamadelica, instantly shifted UK pop music to the club, incorporating elements from German motorik, acid house, '60s psych and Jamaican dub into one obscenely great good time.
The South African acid house DJ and producer heads his own record label Zombie Soundsystem and is a London resident for the Circo Loco clubbing brand.
The writer took the action after Google scanned her most recent book, Acid House.
Subgenres include acid house, Euro house, hard house, progressive house, speed garage and tribal house.
On the other hand, Venus as a Boy shares with Welsh's Trainspotting (or The Acid House, Glue, Porno, Ecstasy, or any of his later attempts at recapturing or escaping the brilliance of his generation-defining debut), a commitment to the warts and all representation of fragmented and broken beings existing on the ever-so-stylish social margins.
A Guy Called Gerald - alias Gerald Simpson - was at the forefront of acid house and dance music during the Madchester era.
That's one of the questions raised by Ken Goffman and Dan Joy's enjoyably antic if slightly cracked Counterculture Through the Ages: From Abraham to Acid House (Villard).
After the dissolution of Throbbing Gristle, Porridge launched Psychic TV, an '80s ensemble whose output ranged from white noise odysseys to early forays into acid house.
Two hours long, it spans some sixteen years: from the Sex Pistols' Manchester debut, in 1976, to the temporary closure of the Hacienda--Factory's architecturally (and ideologically) extravagant nightclub--due to increased drug use and gang violence at the tail end of the Acid House craze in 1991.