Most popular in The Netherlands, Germany, Italy and Belgium, defined by heavy bass tympan sound, unremarkably created with distortion, loosely 150-220 bpm. Gabber, gabba (pronounced gahba or gahbuhr in Dutch) is a subgenre of explicit techno. The expressive style was born in the Dutch metropolis of metropolis in the early 1990s.
What's the etymology of "hardcore"? - Straight Dope Message Board
Does it mean to few actual object with a arduous core? 'Hard' may be victimization the meaning of 'tough', and 'core' may mean 'heart' or 'deepest place'. And, to head off the obvious: Yes, I undergo the expression "hardcore porn," ha ha, but I'm skeptical that was the original usage. So hardcore might have go on from being tough all the way through, as in 'That Marine is difficult to the core.' (Avoiding the self-explanatory pun. ) That is, being who is 'hardcore' is one who makes the highest sweat or does a job completely.