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A popular movement in the late eighties and early nineties of electronic jazz music.
Acid Jazz typically consists of synthesizers playing parts that would otherwise be performed by acoustic instruments or by using loops and samples from original jazz songs.

Usually has lyrics and a strong drum beat. "Easy listening" dance music.
by Proteus November 14, 2003
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A style of music that utilizes electronic and hip-hop techniques to create a somewhat upbeat or sensual psychedelic soundscape. It is often characterized by its use of loops and samples of original jazz and blues recordings but with electronic beats, scratching, and mixing.

US3's 1993 recording "Cantaloupe" is an acid jazz version of Herbie Hancock's "Cantaloupe Island."
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A style of music that utilizes electronic and hip-hop techiques to create a somewhat sensual psychedelic soundscape. It is often characterized by its use of loops and samples of original jazz and blues recordings but with electronic beats, scratching, and mixing.
Hey I found the new Massive Attack album in the 'acid jazz' section. I thought they were Trip-hop.
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a type of jazz music that hits hard when tripping balls (when using psychedelics: specifically acid).
I was tripping balls on acid jazz, having a great fucking time cunt
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Creator of a lame "hacked" mirc client back in "the day".
Doug: Acidjazz sure did make a lame "hacked" mirc client back in "they day", didn't he?

Ted: Aye.
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the sickest coolest dopest fella ever in the history of the sickest coolest dopest fella's of all the worlds of the universe. and he's not the sux!
damn, i wish i was acidjazz
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