Freeform: A new, evolved form of electronic music that branched out of hardcore in 1999, but wasn't a full on genre until about 2002. Freeform combines aspects from Acid, Goa
, Drum and Bass
, and Old Skool. Its known for its fast beat, usually ranging from 175-185 BPM. Its thought of as psychedelic hardcore, or a more intellectual form of hardcore (not refering to punk rock), being not chessy like happy hardcore
but not as dark or hard as Gabber
Orgin - United Kingdom
Artist include AMS, Kevin Energy, Robbie Long, Panacea, Luna-C, Uplift.