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drum and bass Syllabification: drum and bass
Pronunciation: /ˌdrəm and ˈbās/

Definition of drum and bass in English:


A type of dance music characterized by bare instrumentation consisting largely of electronic drums and bass, originating in Britain during the early 1990s.
Example sentences
  • You hear Eminem, drum and bass or dance music at all hours.
  • Ska, dub, house, drum and bass, hip hop and UK garage have all been thrown in to The Streets' sampler for processing and rearrangement.
  • Much of Truffaz's music utilizes elements of electronic music, primarily drum and bass - it's a fusion, if you will.
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