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It's Not EDM's Fault: An Honest Look at Dance Music's Relationship With Drugs

It's Not EDM's Fault: An Honest Look at Dance Music's Relationship With Drugs | PRO EDM News | Scoop.it
Though recent drug related deaths at shows have reinforced the stereotype that EDM is fueled by drug culture, that's not all EDM is about.
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This also talks about the dance scene's tie with drugs. Whenever people think EDM Festival, they think drugs; which shouldn't be the case. This all revolves around the people attending the festival, not what the artist is trying to promote.

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Talking To Promoters + Club Managers: The Art Of The Approach

Talking To Promoters + Club Managers: The Art Of The Approach | PRO EDM News | Scoop.it
The life of a DJ is filled with 20 second opportunities. Some get converted into 5 minute opportunities or into a lifetime of gigs. Most are squandered. Do you know your DJ elevator speech? Can you...
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This talks about how to get yourself out there as a DJ as well as helpful tips to help get your first gig. This article also tells about talking to promoters at clubs and to not come off too strong. 

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Why MDMA is destroying EDM | Consequence of Sound

Why MDMA is destroying EDM | Consequence of Sound | PRO EDM News | Scoop.it
Photo by Cap Blackard My time at Perry's Stage during Lollapalooza 2011 opened my eyes to the new culture of electronic dance music. Just a few years earlie.
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I chose this because it shows how the drug MDMA is a persons choice and makes them a new person as what their parents see them.

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How to Make EDM Festivals Safer for Young Fans

How to Make EDM Festivals Safer for Young Fans | PRO EDM News | Scoop.it
Drugs are a touchy subject. But last weekend’s MDMA-related deaths at Electric Zoo, and the festival’s subsequent cancellation, have forced the issue back into the national conversation. And it’s a...
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This talks about the drug influence at the EDM festivals and how to make it safer for kids. It also says how big artists have responded to the deaths that happened at Electric Zoo

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Daft Punk: Pioneers of EDM

Daft Punk: Pioneers of EDM | PRO EDM News | Scoop.it
Daft Punk, the enigmatic French duo known for both their robot helmets and their hit songs, has always been an innovative act, and they’ve been breaking records all year long.
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This states how long Daft Punk has been in the EDM scene and how they came up. Talks about their releasing, and their biggest times.

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