In the mids the great British rave was fragmenting. In and around the capital, the dance was developing into something darker and more discerning: the breakbeats of UK hardcore were becoming jungle, soon to be UK garage and drum 'n' bass. As if wringing the colour from the bottom of the country like a flannel, the hinterlands north of London ran in the opposite direction.
Top definition. Happy Hardcore unknown. A genre of electronic music that stems from old skool breakbeat hardcore.
You all know happy hardcore right? A genre filled with chipmunk vocals, nursery rhyme synth riffs and adoring fans who all once owned a Vauxhall Nova SRi. Happy hardcore stemmed from what was known as hardcore and to a certain extent many of the releases between to still contained elements of both hardcore and jungle.
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One aspect of this universe that has yet to be mined is happy hardcore, a kind of loathed slapstick dance music that fuses aggressive tempos with over-the-top euphoria. One person who has been tangentially exploring this trend is San Francisco-based DJ and producer Chrissy previously Chrissy Murderbot whose recent LP Resilienceout in November on Chiwaxevokes the positivity, friendship and perseverance central to rave culture. My new album, Resilienceis heavily inspired by those old records, so it feels like a good time to speak up about a very influential but deeply maligned sub-genre from the rave era: happy hardcore.
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Happy hardcore artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. This list of the top happy hardcore bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Happy hardcore groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs.
Happy hardcorealso known as happy rave or happycore  is a genre of hard dance  typified by a very fast tempo usually around — BPM often coupled with solo vocals or sentimental lyrics. In its original incarnation, it was often characterized by piano riffs, synthetic stabs  and spacey effects. This genre of music is closely related to the typically Dutch genre of gabber and the typically Spanish genre of makina. Happy hardcore evolved from breakbeat hardcore  around —, as the original house music -based rave became faster and began to include breakbeats, evolving into oldschool jungle  which evolved into drum and bass.