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I am looking for an electronic music genre like house but with more melodies and more soft sounds, nothing aggressive and acid, more melodies and vocal and a little sad.

Is there a name for the genre I have described?

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How about Trip Hop? – microtherion Jul 23 '13 at 5:28
Thanks nice choise but most of song of these gener are full of percusion and "woody" sounds. almost no melodies. – eli.rodriguez Jul 23 '13 at 18:09
You could perhaps try Balearic or Chillwave? – Pres Jul 26 '13 at 18:10
Darkwave? Ambient? – S Vilcans Apr 29 '14 at 11:21
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Two categories you might want to explore are "chillout" and "ambient dub".

However classifying music is an imprecise matter.

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I agree is very imprecise. Chillout and ambient are good but somes songs are full of atmospheric and mysthic sounds and lack of melodies. – eli.rodriguez Jul 23 '13 at 18:10
we are also living in a time of great 'fusion' so from that perspective almost any combination of ideas is possible. – filzilla Jul 23 '13 at 20:33

Chillout is ok, you could try also some kind of downtempo or deep house stuff.

For example, i can recommend you something like this:

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