n.- 1. post-punk intellectuals who believe in a pacifistic, artistic, and intelligent way of life. their anarchiac views are expressed through grassroot shockwaves surged through the public that reject them in digestable doses, as opposed to riots and physical protest. calm and collected people who hold the value of the ability of expression over that of mandate education. they seem to fluidly flow from clique to clique and befriend any social group. 2. the new generation of free-thinkers, beatniks.
Luke and his newbeat friends walked down the road extemporaneously spurting off freestyle poetry.
by poeticfist. (will walker) March 28, 2005
A hybrid of techno and house music mainly coming out of Belgium or the Netherlands in the late 1980's. The beats per minute were slower than techno/house, but faster than hiphop.
The Lords of Acid played a few of their older New Beat tracks, at the party.
by Jack Batemaster January 07, 2004