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I am wondering what the difference is between House, Electro and perhaps Progressive House in precise musical terms. To be facetious, that's like asking about the difference between a straight and winding wooden staircase in precise arboreal terms. There may be some correlation with the kind of wood you choose for the kind of stresses some ...


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Ok so let me give a try, I might be wrong so don't hesitate to comment below. Back to the basics, electro comes from electro-funk. Now, there is always a missunderstanding, as Stephen did, between musical genres : in everyone's opinion, house, progressive house, trance, etc... are all under the same barrier : electro or techno. This is wrong. When people ...


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A lot of the defining sound of electro (and related styles) comes from harmonically rich sounds. You'll find distortion and waveforms with many harmonics. In contrast, house tends to be more conservative in that regard. And that's pretty much it. Electro will also tend to be more "intense", with faster tempos and louder sounds, but I don't think that ...



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