Progressive house is a subgenre of house music. The progressive house style emerged in the early 1990s. It initially developed in the United Kingdom as a natural progression of American and European house music of the late 1980s. Progressive house tunes often feature a build-up section which can las ... read moret up to four minutes. This is followed by a breakdown and then a climax. Deadmau5, Hardwell and Avicii are some of the artists generally associated with this genre.