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Dance & Electronic

Dance & Electronic is a style of music that is technology-based with the DJ playing an important role in mixing and presenting tracks.

It is characterized by:

• Four-on-the-Floor Rhythms

• Extensive use of Samples and Loops

• Links to the Club Scene

• Layered Textures

The roots of Dance & Electronic are in 1970s Jamaican dub, funk, disco, and 1980s European synth-pop. Many Dance & Electronic albums could be described as collages where a series of different layers (often samples and loops) are put together over a foundation of drums and bass using a cut and paste technique.

Buying Vinyl Records Can Be So Annoying!!! Devoting a Saturday afternoon to visiting garage sales or flea markets hoping to stumble upon a rarity and babble-to-your-friends about it. RiverBend Records does the hunting and tests every record before selling it. In our featured collection and distributor database, we showcase those ideal albums you have spent so many hours hunting to find.



Dance & Electronic Album Styles RiverBend Records Buys:



You may be asking, How Much are my Vinyl Records Worth? Price is determined by three factors: artist, title, and condition, and can vary widely. With over 30 years of collecting and grading albums, Riverbend Records will explain how we come up with our appraisal and what to look for as a collector going forward.

Riverbend Records is happy to purchase your old Dance & Electronic vinyl albums from the following categories.



·         Club / Club Dance

·         Techno

·         Ambient

·         Crunk

·         Downtempo

·         Electro

·         Electronica

·         Electronic Rock

·         IDM/Experimental

·         Industrial

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‘Believe Me Now?’ is Becky’s most authentic, career defining project to date. An album which sees her digging deeper into her life-long passion for underground dance music and club culture. Whether she’s drawing on influences from the worlds of drum ‘n’ bass, anthemic house, techno or atmospheric trance, Becky’s flair for blending the heart of such genres with her soaring powerhouse vocal has produced an album that’s rich with credibility and personal integrity, yet with immense global appeal. Indie Exclusive Black & White Splatter LP.

Becky Hill - Believe Me Now? [Indie Exclusive Black/White Splatter LP]
$29.99
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On the surface, Eric Slick's forthcoming LP New Age Rage is a dance record. Further listening reveals that it’s also a statement about our harrowing future - AI, self-driving cars, Twitter rage, mass media manipulation, and ultimately, the sin of perfectionism. It’s sonically influenced by the work of Yellow Magic Orchestra, Talking Heads, Kraftwerk, Todd Rundgren, Prince, The Residents, and DEVO. New Age Rage features many of Eric’s close collaborators: Natalie Prass, Finom (OHMME), Liam Kazar, Antibalas, Butcher Brown, Deep Sea Diver, and many more

Eric Slick - New Age Rage [Translucent Pink LP]
$24.98
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Oakland’s Houses of Heaven fuse the grit of early industrial with dizzying hits of EBM, techno, and drum & bass, all imbued with lyrical themes that draw equally from the emotional and the mechanical. Within/Without, their sophomore LP for Felte, delves into a realm of intricate intensity, pushing electronics to the forefront with the production prowess of Matia Simovich (INHALT), and features top-of-their-game guest vocals from Douglas McCarthy (Nitzer Ebb) and Mariana Saldaña (BOAN).


While the dub-influenced, shoegaze throb of Silent Places (2020) immersed itself in the paradox of opulence against the unsettling backdrop of California’s wildfires, Within/Without confronts social order through the lens of inner strife. It explores a contrast between the fantasy worlds and unfiltered truths that define modern survival, and a yearning for genuine human connection brought on by the anxiety and isolation of technology.

On Within/Without, Houses of Heaven truly come into their own with a distinctive alloy of electronic, industrial, psychedelic and shoegaze elements. They create a dynamic conduit for discord and harmony with a profoundly human essence, bridging interior lives and exterior pressures through visceral songcraft and deft pacing. In a cruel and technologically dominated world, emotional gridlock is rampant. Yet, in the propulsive paranoia of album highlight “Flesh Techniques”, we’re reminded that it’s often best to “breathe in / these dreams again / shake, shake it off”.

Houses Of Heaven - Within/Without [Grey Marble LP]
$24.98
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Nia Archives

Silence Is Loud [LP]

Vinyl: $37.99 UNAVAILABLE

Nia Archives is the star at the forefront of the latest era of jungle. Since her emergence in 2020, her collagist soundscapes have helped bring the sound to a new generation of clubgoers (though fair warning: don’t call her a revivalist – she’s the first to point out that the scene never went away.) So, when it comes to talk of the 24-year-old DJ/producer/singer-songwriter’s much-anticipated debut album, Silence Is Loud, the odds are you’re thinking of a full-length record of weightless jungle tracks with basslines so intense they’ll leave your ears ringing.

Nia Archives - Silence Is Loud [LP]
$37.99
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A decade after its initial release of only 300 copies, Tipper's Forward Escape is being offered once more in vinyl format to the legions of fans who sought this vaunted platter for their collection since. Blissfully naive the pressing would be so well received, the 300 copies Tipper self-funded was intended more a physical nod to the album artwork from Android Jones than as the highly sought after and rare collectible these became later. This 2024 'redux' adds a bonus track (Gratis) and updated mixes of each track to separate it from the original release, and the artwork has also received a re-working from the original artist (thus preserving the valuation of those 300 rare copies that have received mythical status in the reselling market over time).

Tipper - Forward Escape [Indie Exclusive Limited Edition 2LP]
$39.99
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Bolis Pupul

Letter To Yu [LP]

Vinyl: $29.98 UNAVAILABLE

Following acclaimed Topical Dancer album with Charlotte Adigéry, here comes Letter To Yu, Bolis Pupul’s debut solo album, produced by fellow Belgians, Soulwax. It’s no coincidence that Bolis Pupul’s music sounds the way it does. Born in Belgium to a Chinese mother and Belgian father and raised in Ghent, Bolis’ electronica is a joyous cross-cultural assemblage. The creation of the album is built around Bolis’ trip to Hong Kong earlier this year, made to reconnect with his mother’s roots.

Bolis Pupul - Letter To Yu [LP]
$29.98
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Originally released in 2012, ‘> album title goes here <’ is the sixth studio album by Canadian electronic music producer & composer deadmau5. The 13-track album features a handful of deadmau5’ biggest hits, including but not limited to: “The Veldt” with Chris James, “Professional Griefers” with Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance, “Channel 42” with Wolfgang Gartner, “Telemiscommunications” with Imogen  Heap, & more…

This album has reached peaks of success all over the world, with hitting #1 on Billboard’s U.S. Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart as well as the U.K. Dance Albums charts in 2012; ‘> album title goes here <’ also reached RIAA Gold certification, with over 40,000 units sold in Canada. 

Available for the first time ever on vinyl, this is ‘> album title goes here <’...

Deadmau5 - > album title goes here < [Transparent Light Blue 2LP]
$29.98
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Logic1000

Mother [2LP]

Vinyl: $35.98 UNAVAILABLE

“I felt so much love and inspiration entering into motherhood that I just needed to create something really powerful,” explains Samantha Poulter, the Berlin-based DJ and producer, who grew up in the Sydney suburbs and better known to fans as Logic1000. That vitality and renewed sense of purpose is captured on her debut album Mother. The 12-track set is a laser-focused “love letter to house music,” written in collaboration with her husband and long-time creative partner Thom McAlister.

Logic1000 - Mother [2LP]
$35.98

        
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