The shape of electronic music is changing at a rate that is way too fast for most of us. As there is more and more stuff out there. Producers have to go further and further to get some attention.
There was a time in electronic music history when the underground sound of the United States flew overseas. The fresh sounds from the states were a huge success in Great Britain and a new style was born instantly. It wasn't just a style of music, it was a way of life and partying. That was breakbeat hardcore.