Disco is a genre of dance music and a subculture that emerged in the 1970s from the United States' urban nightlife scene. Its sound is typified by four-on-the-floor beats, syncopated basslines, string sections, horns, electric piano, synthesizers, and electric rhythm guitars . Disco started as a mixture of music from venues popular with Italian ...
Disco is the fifteenth studio album by Australian singer Kylie Minogue.It was released on 6 November 2020 by Darenote and BMG Rights Management.Following the completion of the Golden Tour and her performance at the Glastonbury Festival in 2019, Minogue sought to create a disco-influenced record and enlisted producers such as Sky Adams, Teemu Brunila and Biff Stannard.
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Disco music blends R&B with funk, soul and dance music. Disco music usually consists of a singer, electric guitars, synthesizer keyboards, electric bass guitar, and a drummer or electronic drum machine.Disco music is often very simple music, with a strong beat and a strong "bass line". Disco music often has many electronic effects.
Disco dancing is often sexually suggestive. When people go disco dancing, they usually wear tight trousers, leather shoes or boots, and glittery clothes. Women going disco dancing often wore tight clothes that revealed body parts such as their thighs or the upper part of their chest. Men going disco dancing often opened up the buttons of their shirts to show the upper part of their chest.
Disco music is played at disco clubs. In the late 1970s, there were famous disco clubs such as Studio 54in New York City. Disco clubs have a large dance floor and a large pa system. A Disk Jockey (or "DJ") plays records of disco music through powerful amplifiers with a number of high wattage speakers. Disco music was usually played very loud, with lots of low bass frequencies. Disco clubs usually had coloured lights that flashed with the music called scanners, and mirror balls with hundreds of small mirrors, that reflect light onto the dancers and all corners of the room.
Most people who went disco dancing at disco clubs drank alcohol such as champagne and rum. Many people consumed illegal drugs such as cocaine or marijuana, so that they would become intoxicated. People who went disco dancing often had sex with people that they would meet at the disco club.
Disco (software), optical-disk burning software for Mac OS X. Disco Corporation, Japanese precision-tool manufacturer. Dominion Iron and Steel Company, or DISCO, Canadian mining company, 1901–1921. Disco (supermarket chain), an Argentine supermarket chain founded in 1961. Supermercados Disco del Uruguay, an Uruguayan supermarket chain.
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Den ursprungliga discokulturen växte fram på New Yorks gayklubbar under 1960-talets sista år. Musiken som spelades var soul, funkoch latinamerikansk musik.
Stil och storhetstid
I takt med att kulturen växte uppstod även discomusiken som en egen genre. 1975 brukar räknas som det år då discomusiken fick sitt kommersiella genombrott och musiken hade sin kommersiella storhetstid 1976-1979. Den spelades framför allt på dansetablissemang som kallades diskotek, där musiken ackompanjerades av taktblinkande färgade lampor. Den stora dansfilmen med John Travolta, Saturday Night Fever, kom 1977 och introducerade en lättsmält bild av discokulturen till en masspublik. Filmmusike...
Discons snabba popularitetsfall
Under sommaren 1979 skedde flera bakslag för disco som musikstil med den framväxande "Disco Sucks"-rörelsen bland rock-fans och rock-radiostationer i USA. Det hela kulminerade med evenemanget "Disco Demolition Night" 12 juli 1979 i Chicago där en anti-disco-demonstration urartade i upplopp. Från att under våren ha dominerat de amerikanska topplistorna blev disco som begrepp kommersiellt dött hösten 1979.Den snabba nedgången i popularitet i USA fick nästan omedelbart återverkningar på de...
Många av artisterna och grupperna hade tidigare haft annan musik på sin repertoar, men "hakade på" discotrenden under åren då populariteten kulminerade, många för att överge den då populariteten började dala. 1. ABBA 2. Barry White 3. Boney M. 4. The Bee Gees 5. Cheryl Lynn 6. Cerrone 7. Chic 8. Earth, Wind & Fire 9. First Choice 10. Gloria Gaynor 11. Dan Hartman 12. Loleatta Holloway 13. KC & the Sunshine Band 14. Kool and the Gang 15. MFSB 16. Patrice Rushen 17. Sister Sledge 18. Sylvester 19. Tavares 20. Donna Summer 21. Village People 22. The Whispers 23. Giorgio Moroder
DISCO Corporation (株式会社ディスコ, Kabushiki-gaisha Disuko) is a Japanese precision tools maker, especially for the semiconductor production industry.
0000 video game Disco Elysium DeveloperZA/UM PublisherZA/UM DesignerRobert Kurvitz ArtistAleksander Rostov Writer Robert Kurvitz Helen Hindpere Argo Tuulik Cash De Cuir Olga Moskvina Justin Keenan ComposerSea Power EngineUnity Platform Microsoft Windows macOS PlayStation 4 PlayStation 5 Stadia Nintendo Switch Xbox One Xbox Series X/S Release 15 October 2019 Microsoft Windows 15 October 2019 macOS 27 April 2020 PS4, PS5, Stadia 30 March 2021 Switch, XONE, XSX/S 12 October 2021 GenreRole-playing M
Disco Elysium is a role-playing video game that features an open world and dialogue-heavy gameplay mechanics. The game is presented in an isometric perspective in which the player character is controlled. The player takes the role of a detective, who suffers from alcohol and drug-induced amnesia, on a murder case. The player can move the detective about the current screen to interact with non-player characters and highlighted objects or move onto other screens. Early in the game they gain a part
Disco Elysium takes place in the fantastic realist world of Elysium, developed by Kurvitz and his team in the years prior, which includes a fleshed-out six-thousand-year history of conflicts, with the game taking place during the setting's most modern period, known as "The Fiftie
The player character wakes up in a trashed hostel room with a severe hangover and no memory of his own identity. He meets Lieutenant Kim Kitsuragi, who informs him that they have been assigned to investigate the death of a hanged man in the cafeteria's backyard. His identity is u
Disco Elysium was developed by ZA/UM, a company founded in 2016 by Estonian novelist Robert Kurvitz, who served as the game's lead writer and designer. Kurvitz since 2001 had been part of a band called Ultramelanhool, and in 2005, while in Tallinn, Estonia, with the group struggling for finances, conceived of a fictional world during a drunken evening while listening to Tiësto's "Adagio for Strings". Feeling they had a solid idea, the group created a collective of artists and musicians ...
Disco Elysium was released for Microsoft Windows on 15 October 2019. The macOS version was released on 27 April 2020. One of the first languages that ZA/UM had translated the game for was Chinese, which was released in March 2020. Its release had bypassed the typical approval process needed to release games in China as the virtue of its content, which included themes of communism, did not meet the Chinese governmental typical restrictions on content. After its release, reviews left by Chinese pl