- n. slang, UK, predominantly West Midlands A greaser or biker; a member of any alternative subculture, as opposed to a chav or townie.
- n. slang, UK A member of a United Kingdom subculture of the late 1980s and early 1990s, musically affiliated with garage rock and electronica, typically wearing baggy clothes and hair in high ponytails.
“Pioneering a style later borrowed by the likes of The Prodigy, the band blended the industrial guitars of the Midlands with European techno and US hip hop and sampling techniques, creating a sound and scene that became known as "grebo".”
“Despite being the UKs second city Birmingham, commonly named as the birthplace of heavy metal, the most regressive form of music known to man, and home to the short lived grebo scene that spawned the likes of Neds Atomic Dustbin, The Wonder Stuff and Pop Will Eat Itself, has lagged behind the likes of Liverpool, Manchester and Glasgow as a hotbed of musical creativity.”
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a list of musical genres
I'm wading through Patrick O'Brian's Aubrey/Maturin novels one by one, and someday, I'll wade through them again and list all the words I learned while reading them.
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From Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated Culture:
The act of classifying music and musicians into pathologically picayune categories: "The Vienna Franks are a good example of urban white ...
Looking for tweets for grebo.