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The Continued Rise Of EDM

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I recently spoke with Tom Holkenborg, the Dutch musician better known as Junkie XL, about his highly anticipated new album, Synthesized, released on Nov. 27.
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This article discusses the same concept, EDM is on the rise. But it talks about mash-ups and collaborations. Now, some Rock artists are making songs with EDM Artists in order to stay in the popularity charts. A perfect example is a song that Linkin Park released earlier today with Steve Aoki.

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Electronic dance music on the rise - The Daily Iowan

Electronic dance music on the rise - The Daily Iowan | The Rise of EDM | Scoop.it

People like to dance, and few musical genres facilitate dancing like electronic music. With the rise of DJ superstars such as Skrillex and Pretty Lights, electronic dance music is steadily becoming a part of the mainstream.

Iowa City has been no exception to this fad, and the growth in electronic dance music has caused many local talent buyers to adjust.

“Ever since I started booking shows, I have noticed a large demand for electronic music,” said Brent Johnson, a talent buyer for Gabe’s, 330 E. Washington St., and the Yacht Club, 13 S. Linn St. “The numbers for these shows, especially in the summertime, have been something we can count on.”

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The article talks to local talent buyers and industry professionals of Iowa about the rise of EDM and the demand of EDM amoung young people.

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The Rise of EDM | Music Business Journal | Berklee College of Music

The Rise of EDM | Music Business Journal | Berklee College of Music | The Rise of EDM | Scoop.it

Electronic Dance Music (EDM) is surging to the forefront of mainstream tastes. If you have turned on the radio, watched TV, or attended a music festival in the last several years you have likely noticed DJs and producers flooding the market. Acts like Skrillex, Deadmau5, and David Guetta have emerged from the EDM movement and achieved international popularity on an unprecedented level. 

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They talk about the rise of EDM in popularity, some numbers and what I really liked is that they cover all aspects of the industry, from music sales to live shows, touring and festivals.

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The rise of EDM festivals in Chicago is a return to local musical roots

The rise of EDM festivals in Chicago is a return to local musical roots | The Rise of EDM | Scoop.it
Although produced locally, Chicago’s music festivals continue to draw national and international performers and audiences, reaffirming the city's place in electronic music history.
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This article discusses the rise of EDM festivals in the Chicago area. This is a fever that is taking over small cities, larger cities, small countries and the largest countries as well.

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The Truth About Music : Haters Hate, But EDM Is On The Rise

The Truth About Music : Haters Hate, But EDM Is On The Rise | The Rise of EDM | Scoop.it
For all you late bloomers out there, EDM is the acronym for Electronic Dance Music. For all you haters out there, I don't care  what you think or wha...
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A lot of people are against EDM because they say that it is not real music and no instruments are being played. A lot of people don't understand how you would pay houndread of dollars to see a DJ that just presses Play and stands there.

 

A lot of people who enjoy the music and the party that comes with the music love the fact that EDM is becoming so popular and that EDM Festivals and Artists are on the rise.

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