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Gabber Music Guide: 4 Notable Gabber Artists

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 24, 2022 • 2 min read

In the early 1990s, a high-intensity variation on hardcore techno emerged at raves in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. Known as gabber, gabba, Rotterdam hardcore, or early hardcore, it remains a popular form of dance music in parts of Europe and the United States.