1. Technoid grew out of the rhythmic noise scene, taking inspiration from IDM, experimental techno and noise music. German label Hymen Records is responsible for the term and the style. Artists include Gridlock, Black Lung, and Xingu Hill. 2. Technoid (or techno dnb) is a symbiosis of techno and drum & bass music. This subgenre was invented as a result of experiments between techstep and neurofunk.