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Casey Smith, Reporter at VIBE Magazine

Casey Smith is a reporter for VIBE magazine, who covers electronic music shows. He receives press passes to the shows, meets the artists, and interviews them. His articles can be found here.   1. How did you get started covering … Continue reading

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Juggernaut Music Companies Jump on EDM

With the recent explosion of the mainstream popularity of Electronic Dance Music (EDM), the biggest record labels in the business have begun to take notice. Ben Sisario, an arts reporter for the New York Times who focuses on covering contemporary … Continue reading

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EDM Reaches the Masses – Interview With DJ of the Underground Era

Ben Sisario from the New York Times interviewed D.J. and producer Richie Hawtin, about EDM reaching the mainstream, its current hold on today’s digitalized generation of youth, and the progression from the subtle, underground electronic music of twenty years ago … Continue reading

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Introduction to EDM

The Electronic Dance Music (EDM) scene, some would say, is a way of life. Time Out Chicago referred to EDM as becoming “the driving beat behind pop music and product sales, the soundtrack of choice for a new generation.” With the coming … Continue reading

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