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Contributors’ Genre Roulette: Recommend a Genre

Hey everyone. The contributors are putting together a feature about exploring genres we’d normally avoid, and we need your help. We’re asking users to submit the genres we’re going to explore, and the songs we’ll be using to explore them. Here’s how it works:
1Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125


In the comments below, suggest ONE (1) genre that you like, but that you think a lot of listeners tend to avoid, and TWO (2) songs that you think serve as a good introduction to that genre.
2Al Di Meola
Casino


The genre you recommend must have a tag on RYM, and the songs must be shorter than 15 minutes each.
3Kacey Musgraves
Golden Hour


We’ll compile the recommendations here, and assign them semi-randomly to contributors who don’t already listen to those genres.
4Weird Al Yankovic
Polka Party


The deadline for submitting genres/songs is 11:59pm EST on Sunday, June 16th.
5Merzbow
1930


A couple weeks after the deadline, we’ll publish a blog feature of the contributors’ reactions to the songs you recommended. You will be credited in this feature.
6Positive Noise
Heart of Darkness


Post-punk
Positive Noise - No More Blood and Soil
Manicured Noise - Metronome
Recommended by Papa Universe
7Ram Trilogy
Titan


Darkstep
Current Value - Dark Rain
Ram Trilogy - Titan
Recommended by SoulFunction
8Jason Isbell
Southeastern


Alt-country
Jason Isbell - Elephant
John Moreland - Blacklist
Recommended by dmathias52
9Suffocation
Effigy of the Forgotten


Brutal death metal
Suffocation - Liege of Inveracity
Defeated Sanity - Naraka
Recommended by brainmelter
10Genghis Tron
Board Up the House


Cybergrind
Cutting Pink with Knives - Airz
Genghis Tron - Board Up the House
Recommended by calmrose
11St. Christopher
All Of A Tremble [Sarah]


Twee pop
St. Christopher - My Fortune
Beat Happening - What’s Important
Recommended by SandwichBubble
12Franz Schubert
Winterreise, D. 911


Lieder
Franz Schubert (Hans Hotter and Gerald Moore) - Gute Nacht
Richard Strauss (Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and Gerald Moore) - Traum durch die Dammerung
Recommended by J() Alexander
13I Hate My Village
I Hate My Village


Afrobeat
I Hate My Village - Tony Hawk of Ghana
Golden Dawn Arkestra - Stargazer
Recommended by SlothcoreSlam
14Alpha Wann
Une Main Lave l'Autre


French hip hop
IAM - Dangereux
Alpha Wann - Le Piege
Recommended by dedex
15Bit Shifter
Information Chase


Chiptune
Little-scale - Less Than
Bit Shifter - Particle Charge
Recommended by Sniff
16Fit for a King
Dark Skies


Metalcore
Fit for a King - Tower of Pain
Ice Nine Kills - Stabbing in the Dark
Recommended by Scheumke
17Gouge Away
Burnt Sugar


Hardcore punk
Gouge Away - Only Friend
Nails - Endless Resistance
Recommended by cvlts
18Monolake
Momentum


Minimal techno
Monolake - Reminiscence
Minilogue - In a Distance
Recommended by Trifolium
19KOTO
Platonic Planet


J-pop
Koto - プラトニックプラネット
Oomori Seiko - みっくしゅじゅーちゅ
Recommended by Calculating Infinity
20Thangorodrim
Taur​-​nu​-​Fuin


Dungeon synth
Thangorodrim - Gwindor’s Rest
Depressive Silence - Depths of the Oceans
Recommended by garas
21Perturbator
Dangerous Days


Synthwave
Perturbator - Future Club
Deadlife - Digital Rain
Recommended by TVC15
22John O'Callaghan
Never Fade Away


Trance
John O’Callaghan feat. Audrey Gallagher - Big Sky (Original Mix)
Davey Asprey - Fallout (Extended Mix)
Recommended by Sinternet
23Rosetta
A Determinism of Morality


Post-metal
Rosetta - A Determinism of Morality
Cult of Luna - Thirtyfour
Recommended by 0GuyMan0
24The Bathers
Sweet Deceit


Sophisti-pop
The Bathers - Get Out of Life
Blue Nile - Let’s Go Out Tonight
Recommended by DoofDoof
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