Definitions

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  • n. A musical genre combining elements of folk music and electronica.

Etymologies

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Blend of folk and electronica

Examples

  • Perfectly dubbed "folktronica" by Rolling Stone, her hit songs such as "Starry Eyed" and "The Writer" have up-tempo spunk and downbeat sass.

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  • Although often labelled a folktronica act, apart from the occasional strum of an acoustic guitar tonight's set solidly focused on the "- tronica" aspect, at times reminiscent of Daft Punk (albeit with less engaging hooks), at others shifting towards more minimalist drum 'n bass.

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  • The dreaded term "folktronica" seems inadequate for James Yuill, because his second album does so much more than put beeps and clicks on top of the work of a singer-songwriter: Movement in a Storm is modern pop album that happens to have been made by someone who can also write and play folk music.

    James Yuill: Movement in a Storm

  • The last few years have been rather transitional for UK "folktronica" act

    Spinner

  • Little bigger than a pea, the smallest known sea horse, Hippocampus satomiae, was discovered at a depth of about 15 metres on reefs in Time Hobby 2010 Clearly keen to escape the "folktronica" tag, Tunng try for a more organic sound on this fourth album; a set that could

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  • Society of Editors and Jack Straw's willingness ... political information aside,, who died last week, is generally remembered as a Buy it from The Chieftains, Ry Cooder San Patricio Decca 2010 Mixing Celtic pipes and whistles with Mexican accordions and guitars proves a Time Hobby 2010 Clearly keen to escape the "folktronica" tag, Tunng try for a more organic sound on this fourth album; a set that could democracy has begun.

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  • A cynic might see a concerted effort by corporate UK to bounce the Tories into making a post-election pledge Time Hobby 2010 Clearly keen to escape the "folktronica" tag, Tunng try for a more organic sound on this fourth album; a set that could cinema has been slow to recognise this, however, and to this day delivers a constant spirit-sapping

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  • Time Hobby 2010 Clearly keen to escape the "folktronica" tag, Tunng try for a more organic sound on this fourth album; a set that could

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  • Buy it from The Chieftains, Ry Cooder San Patricio Decca 2010 Mixing Celtic pipes and whistles with Mexican accordions and guitars proves a Time Hobby 2010 Clearly keen to escape the "folktronica" tag, Tunng try for a more organic sound on this fourth album; a set that could

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  • Dave Gorman's previous shows have been a kind of comedic storytelling, recounting after the event some stunt or quest that has led him around the world and into the path of Time Hobby 2010 Clearly keen to escape the "folktronica" tag, Tunng try for a more organic sound on this fourth album; a set that could

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