The first decade of the new millennium saw the birth of electronic dance music. Music that was originally conceived as a means of expression became one of the most popular genres of CD’s of the decade. With all the changes that took place with the music industry, there has been an evolution in the types of electronic dance music that is available.
The 1990s brought race to the forefront of American and European music. In many areas of the world it still is. However, rave has taken a different shape. Instead of being organized and choreographed, it is now just a party. It can be described as an excuse for people to get together and have a good time. Many electronic dance music producers have produced their own take on the rave music style.
When it comes to race, there are two major styles of dance music. Techno and non-techno. Techno is characterized by fast, heavy trance music that is hard to catch with your ears. Non techno dance music is generally a slower paced tune with more bass and a touch of rhythm.
The roots of modern electronic dance music can be traced back to the early eighties through the movement known as “breaks”. This style of dance began in clubs and was then taken worldwide. It was popularized by groups such as the Akademiks, Boyz II Men and others. The original breakcore group is still active today. They have released several albums and are consistently touring.
Since the nineties, rave has experienced a change in sound. More techno-inspired dance music to hit the charts. A new breed of artist emerged whose style is very close to what we know today as trance. These artists are called “house DJs”.
Another form of electronic dance music is trance. Trance is when a DJ sets up a space where people are hypnotically relaxed. This type of trance music tends to have a very deep and profound quality that makes it very difficult for a regular human being to comprehend.
There are many other styles of electronic dance music that have become popular over the last few years. New genres are constantly being created as well as old ones getting remixed. For example hip-hop and rap are not only very popular, but they have taken over entire genres of music. R&B is now often considered a pop style of music and is similar to classic rock in many ways.
Some electronic dance music is made specifically as a means of relaxation and meditation. Other types of music may be made to enhance certain feelings such as elation or euphoria. Whatever the reason for the creation of a particular style of electronic dance music, it is a good idea for everyone to experience it at least once. It is certain to change your life.
People have been enjoying trance music and listening to instrumental sets for centuries. The first samples of this type of music were recorded during the hippie era when music was free and easy to obtain. Since then, electronic dance music has developed into a sound that can be soothing and rhythmic.
While listening to trance music the brainwave state known as Alpha is more predominant. Alpha brain waves are experienced by those who are high in creativity, making music, and experiencing heightened levels of spirituality. The most common type of electronic dance music is known as “soft trance” music. This type of music usually uses a low tempo and a repetitive background. It is also noted that this type of music tends to use a lot of drum patterns. It is this drum patterning that creates the deep levels of hypnosis that are needed in order to have an out of body experience.
A large majority of the world’s population is drawn to trance music because it tends to induce feelings of relaxation and tranquility. This type of music can put one in a state of total focus and block out other distractions that may be occurring. It is this quality that makes this music very popular with those seeking a type of spiritual healing or inner peace. During trance music sessions you will most likely be introduced into a meditative practice. This practice can involve breathing techniques, eye movement exercises, and muscle relaxation.
With the popularity of trance music in the 1990s came new styles of producing it. “Progressive” is a genre of electronic dance music that is noted for being faster paced and contains a greater use of beats. ” Trance” is another sub-genre that is characterized by slow tempo and contains a greater use of sample beats. There are also “IDM” genres that feature drum programming and are very popular among clubbers. If you are looking to create your own electronic dance music, be sure to find a reputable artist that has created an extensive discography and whose music you enjoy. Remember to record the songs you like so you can perform them at clubs!