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Alternative dance is a term used for the genre of music combining elements of dance-pop (or other forms of electronic house or techno) and alternative rock genres such as indie rock. Alternative dance music is typically predominantly electronic, with programmed beats from drum machines or sampled drum loops and sequenced synthesizer melodies, and thus musically very similar to commercial dance-pop. The indie element is most prevalent in the songwriting; unlike much dance music, alternative dance typically contains lyrics, and, as in indie rock.

Alternative dance gained in popularity after the Second Summer of Love, when the sounds of Acid House music had filtered through to and in ...
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HELLBILLY RISING - (by Chris Rivedal)  Year: 2016
Chris Rivedal A combo of redneck slide guitar and modern beats and bass. Also with a 70's synth theme in the middle make this track unique and perfect for so much from inbreed horror to small town drinking and partying. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
834266 3:28 Medium 126   


DANCE OFF 60 - (by Homemadesoul)  Year: 2016
Homemadesoul A short but effective background lively electric dance sounding track with a digital feel. It can set the tone of a computer scene or something technical. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Indie Rock, Alt Dance  
825859 1:00 Medium 120   
15sec - Indie Rock, Alt Dance  
825857 0:15 Medium 120   
30sec - Indie Rock, Alt Dance  
825858 0:30 Medium 120   
Variation (Drum) - Indie Rock, Alt Dance  
825860 1:38 Medium 120   


WILD RIDE - (by Barry Gilbey)  Year: 2016
Barry Gilbey High energy driving dubstep. Twisting and turning basses compete with vicious synths to build a chaotic beast of a track. Would suit sports or other high energy material. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825615 1:01 Slow 60   


URBAN TRAP - (by Barry Gilbey)  Year: 2016
Barry Gilbey Big sounding modern urban Trap with huge synth layers and melodies. Would suits sports and other high energy uses. This track builds and has a really good groove and flow. There is a contemporary feel due to the use of programmed drums and modern synth sounds. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825613 1:02 Med Fast 140   


THE SUMMER HOUSE - (by Barry Gilbey)  Year: 2016
Barry Gilbey Driving summer influenced house music with a relentless drive. Perfect for a wide variety of uses. The track has a feel good vibe with out being too in your face. the track is quite laid back with no big synth sounds. The track builds and develops by adding in new lines and motifs to add interest. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825608 3:18 Medium 120   


MODERN TIMES - (by Barry Gilbey)  Year: 2016
Barry Gilbey High tempo drum and bass (EDM) which builds and drops with layers of synths. Perfect for sports programming. This track is incredibly fast pace and exciting. It is relatively restrained in it's instrumentation which gives a more relaxed feel. The piece develops slowly with intersting synth motifs. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825590 5:35 Med Fast 140   


INTERNAL CHAOS - (by Barry Gilbey)  Year: 2016
Barry Gilbey High energy chaotic dubstep with lots of drops and builds. The dynamic and driving nature of this track makes it perfect for sports programs and footage. The track utilises well created sound effects and synth sounds to give it an upbeat and contemporary feel. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825587 2:20 Med Fast 140   


ETERNAL - (by Barry Gilbey)  Year: 2016
Barry Gilbey Smooth melodic sounding Drum & Bass (EDM). Features liquid synths building over melodic textures. Suitable for a variety of uses. Complex drums create a sense of urgency and tension whilst the synth int he beginning adds a sense of calm. The track builds and the urgency increases throughout. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825576 5:28 Med Fast 140   


DOES IT REALLY MATTER - (by Barry Gilbey)  Year: 2016
Barry Gilbey Building inspiring EDM piece which builds with melodic textures and layers. Suitable for a variety of uses. This track is very interesting with lots of little glitch synth sounds helping to keep the listener interested. The main synth line is very powerful ad add to the excitement. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825572 2:15 Medium 128   
Variation - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825571 2:15 Medium 128   


DEEP SHADOWS - (by Barry Gilbey)  Year: 2016
Barry Gilbey Rolling Deep House (EDM) track which slowly builds with more and more layers and drops. Perfect as a bed. This track is very dynamic and adds a driving feel. There are elements of sound design to create a sense of unease. There are subtle builds and break down sections for variation, Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825570 3:05 Medium 125   


DAYLITE TRAP - (by Barry Gilbey)  Year: 2016
Barry Gilbey Modern trap track, with heavy beats and horn blasts and rising melodies. This track is very dramatic, the instrumentation encourages fear and un ease. The drums help carry the track and provides a bed for the building synth parts. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825569 2:23 Med Fast 140   


BULLET TIME - (by Barry Gilbey)  Year: 2016
Barry Gilbey Unique sounding driving electronica piece with elements of 80s synth programming combined with guitar and live drums. Would be perfect for a variety of uses. The track starts slowly with the drums kicking in at first before a big atmospheric synth kicks in with the melody. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825562 1:45 Medium 110   


BECOME THE NIGHT - (by Barry Gilbey)  Year: 2016
Barry Gilbey High energy fast paced Drum & Bass EDM track, perfect for sports programming or other high energy uses. The track builds and drops and contains a lot of dynamics. The song has a emotional feel as well as being a heavy dance track. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
825559 5:28 Med Fast 140   


DARK DANCES - (by Serge Ozeryan)  Year: 2012
Serge Ozeryan An original dance pop with a guitars great beat and a strange melody. Energetic, mid-tempo. Energising and uplifting, ideal for dark comedy, gallows humor, commercials, corporate, games, videos and TV themes, voice-overs, chat shows, parties, celebration, other cool and trendy events and similar. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
824962 2:21 Medium 125   
Jingle - Corporate, Radio/Multimedia
825145 0:36 Medium 125   
30sec - Corporate, Corporate Pop Whistling
824992 0:45 Medium 125   


LOBO SOLO - (by Mikola McCole)  Year: 2016
Mikola McCole Combination of modern electro dance sounds, wild horns and late 70's -like funk guitars. Inspired by "Uptown Funk" (2015) and organ solo sound by Emerson, Lake & Palmer (70's). Dynamic mix in time and space. Powerful for action scenes. A howling wolf included in full version. Worth listening. Instrumental, Jazz, Nu Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Nu Jazz
819974 5:44 Medium 125   
Variation (-no howling wolf-) - Indie Rock, Alt Dance
819983 5:38 Medium   


RADICAL - (by Fab Claxton)  Year: 2016
Fab Claxton This mid-paced electronic pop song has powerful drums, shimmering melodic synths, and analog synth bass and lead melody that both sound like pure electricity. Perfect for commercials, fashion, drama, and retail uses. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
20 Mixes Available
810992 2:43 Medium 110   


ATOMIC BOOYAH - (by Fab Claxton)  Year: 2016
Fab Claxton Indie Pop and EDM combine in this happy-go-lucky electropop song. Thumping drums, throbbing bass, arpeggiated synths, and guitars that have been fed through all kinds of rhythmic filters. It's pure dance pop heaven. Perfect for fashion, retail, commercial, and action uses. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
15 Mixes Available
809108 2:19 Med Fast 130   


ENOUGH WITH THE VAMPIRES ALREADY - (by Fab Claxton)  Year: 2014
Fab Claxton Relive the Second Summer Of Love with this ode to the Acid House glory days of old. All the essentials are here..... deep bass, piano, bongos & congas, a catchy synth lead, disco guitars, and plenty of rhythmic elements to keep you dancing. Dust off your glowsticks and smiley face t-shirts.... Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
14 Mixes Available
659997 2:30 Med Fast 121   


CANNED MONKEYS - (by Fab Claxton)  Year: 2013
Fab Claxton A fast-paced, hook-filled electro song with elements of 80s synth-pop, early 2000's electroclash, and early 90s alternative rock. Like Thomas Dolby, The Streets, and The Pixies jamming together. Lots of quirky synths and distorted guitars. Perfect for action, crime, extreme sports, high-energy. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
12 Mixes Available
614587 2:56 Med Fast 135   


WHAT A HORRIBLE NIGHT TO HAVE A CURSE - (by Fab Claxton)  Year: 2014
Fab Claxton A moody, mid-paced electro-rock song that is equal parts retro 80s synthpop, mid-80s post-punk, and modern dance-rock. The song is packed with quirky synths and guitar hooks. Simple drums and catchy bassline. Sounds like New Order jamming with The Pixies. Perfect for action, sports, high-energy. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Dance
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
10 Mixes Available
679106 2:23 Medium 127   


YOU THINK YOU'RE SO GOOD - (by Fab Claxton)  Year: 2013
Fab Claxton Hey kids! Do you wanna get weird? Well here's the song for you! A mad scientist locked Devo, The Beastie Boys, and Pee-Wee Herman in his lab until they came up with this song. Is it hip hop? Is it space-rock? Yup - and it's perfect for projects needing something a little strange and unique. Instrumental, Dramatic, Whimsical Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
10 Mixes Available
623790 2:39 Medium 125   


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