Label: AM:PM - 540 457-2 • Format: 2x, CD Compilation • Country: UK • Genre: Electronic • Style: Acid House, House, Hard House, Techno, Euro House, Progressive House
Hardbag is a genre of electronic dance music popular in the mids. Having evolved out of the handbag house scene    in —, the genre enjoyed massive, albeit brief, popularity, with several hardbag releases achieving positions in the upper echelons of the UK chart.
It was at the time sometimes confused with Nu- NRGyet the styles were discernibly different. By early the Hardbag craze had died down, since then Hardbag created an influence on UK hard house and Electro house. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. What a World Housework (Original Mix) - Various - Enter The Hardbag Sister Bliss Go!
The Independent. Rave Culture, an insider's overview. Smallfry Publishing. Hardbag- The same roots as handbag but less commercial and cheesy. Similar to hard house, hardbag has a much heavier beat than handbag and there are generally no vocals. Fanboys and Overdogs: The Language Report. Some genre names were apparently coined as a joke but have stuck, for example handbag, a form of house music characterised by its catchy melodies and upbeat mood.
It took its name from the image of women who dance in a circle with their handbags at their feet, intending to be suggestive of the music's unsophisticated, crowd-pleasing quality. So established has it become that it has given rise to a more techno-influenced offshoot, Hardbag. Retrieved The Rough Guide to House Music. Rough Guides. Dickens began trading under the moniker Red Jerry and Hooj Choons established itself as one of Britain's most consistently successful handbag and hardbag labels.
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