We have always tried to put a genre on our web series Barrel & Edge to make it easier for us to imagine the story as a whole. Personally, I wanted to put jazz as the prominent style of B&E, but then it dawned on me, why just one style? Just like how Cowboy Bebop and Gundam Thunderbolt showed to us that a mix can turn out very well, we decided that we should at least narrow a few genres down.
So then after a while we think that Funk, Techno, Rock, and Blues are all just as good a genre as any and that B&E is a mix of all that. It’s a big universe after all!
But here’s a good example of a jazzy B&E, best listened to while reading the Twilight Capital arc of Barrel & Edge: