illbient

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Etymology[edit]

Blend of ill +‎ ambient; coinage attributed to DJ Olive (Gregor Asch). See hip-hop slang sense of ill.

Noun[edit]

illbient (uncountable)

  1. A music genre with layered soundscapes, dub and hip-hop influences (including the use of samples), and a progressive approach to beat programming.