Techstep

Techstep is a subgenre of drum and bass music typified by dark futuristic mood with unique synth sets or sampled sounds influenced by industrial and techno. 


Birth: 1997 Bloom: 1999

Artists can be divided into two groups: those who think that techstep is neurofunk`s twin brother and those who didn`t agree with that at all. 

The relation of the genre to techno music is pretty much blurred even if techstep is saturated with technoid motives. 

They, actually, don`t have lots in common, but they both use technics of creating high energetic music patterns from abstract synth noises. Techstep music almost never uses unprocessed instruments. But it`s important to remember that in spite of the influence of techno techstep borrowed its rhythmic and bass structure from drum and bass. 



Umbrellate style: Drum & Bass

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Techstep mixes

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Techstep, Jump Up
195 56:51   40 PR 1,6 ▲
Techstep, Liquid funk
263 89:15   56 PR 1,4 ▲
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Techstep, Drum & Bass
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Techstep tracks and remixes

177 3:07   21 PR 2,5 ▲
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Techstep, Music Concrete
73 2:17   21 PR 1,5 ▲
Techstep
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Techstep, Psy Chill

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