futurepop

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

future +‎ pop, coined by musicians Ronan Harris and Stephan Groth.

Noun[edit]

futurepop ‎(uncountable)

  1. A genre of electronic dance music with influences from synthpop, trance, and EBM.
    • 2007, Raven Digitalis, Goth Craft: The Magickal Side of Dark Culture (page 37)
      Modern industrial music subgenres and fusion-genres include EBM, futurepop, power-noise, aggrotech (terror-EBM), coldwave, elektro, dark-electro, and industrial-metal. Yes, it can be quite confusing.
    • 2013, S. Alexander Reed, Assimilate: A Critical History of Industrial Music (page 296)
      Despite—or more likely, because of—futurepop's sudden and visible popularity within the global industrial scene, it was subject to harsh criticism in the early and mid-2000s.
    • 2014, Nicolae Sfetcu, The Music Sound
      Music festivals that feature futurepop bands include Infest, Wave Gotik Treffen and M'era Luna.