Music can make us dance, make us sing along and even feel the emotions we haven’t got before. That’s the reason why it is so complicated and emotional, even more than you can imagine. The impacts of music on your mental and physical condition is incredible. Especially recently, with the development of digital music, the effects are multiplied so much. Therefore, listening to EDM is a very good way to lift up your mood as well as focus on your work in terms of listening to the right tracks.
Below are some interesting facts about EDM (Electronic Dance Music) you might not know yet. And don’t worry, they are proved by so many scientific studies and just to make you feel more comfortable with listening to music all day long. Enjoy!
How Music Make You Chill
When you listening to a really good song or that song touches the bottom of your heart, or just simply a good vocal from one of the artist performing live, you might feel chilled and get the shivers. It’s really normal since it’s your body’s reaction to something cool and touching.
Actually it has the connection with the amount of dopamine inside your body. When you hear something you really like, it will activate the release mechanism of this chemical and cause shivers. Scientists have done several experiments about the impacts of music to our brain and see the close link between the dopamine peaks when the testers are really into some certain songs. The ability of emotional implement can be used for many purposes, mostly clinical and for entertainment. The chemical balances in our brain can be changed for the better or the worse because of music.
With the help of EDM with repetitive tunes and melodies and good drops to raise the emotion of the audiences, obviously it is the good way to chill and relax after working or studying.
EDM And Heartbeats
Actually not only EDM but also other types of music have some impacts on our heartbeat. It can improve the way our heart and blood system works because of the beats in the songs. If you listen to different tracks, you may notice that they are usually written on some fixed beats which are 4/4, 2/4 and 8/4. Some of them are similar to our heartbeat rate. That’s the reason why when you listen to loud music, you can see the synchronization between your body and the tracks.
However, there can be some other bad factors as well. If you listen to quick – tempo songs for too long, it can be a negative impact on your heart if you turn the volume too loudly.
EDM Is Quite Old
Many people think of EDM music as a new raising trend around 2000s. In fact, this type of music has been around for even more than your age. The first EDM track is produced in about 100 years ago. However, the late 90s is not the time of EDM music. Lately, they are used more by producers and DJs all around the world.
EDM is quite developed with about 7 major genres and 6 main subgenres, not mentioning other types of mixing genres and rare tracks that can’t be classified into any kinds of EDM music type. So as to produce a complete EDM track, the producer has to work really hard, not only just find some random tunes and mix it with vocals. That’s why being an EDM producer is a really hard occupation – though of course it would make you so much money. No track can be created and performed well if its producer doesn’t spend weeks to actually work and make it perfect.
EDM And Other Music Genres
EDM was first introduce in the US under several albums of both famous and not – so – famous artists. However they don’t get much encouragements and success as well. Not until this type of music travels across other countries it becomes such a bomb! Everyone listen to EDM and even well – known artists want to make tracks with the digital tunes so as to make their Pop songs less boring and more catching up with the current trend of music.
There are several mixes between EDM and other music genres such as Pop, Rock and other types of Latin music.
Fun Facts About EDM Artists
You might know them, you might know their tracks well, you might also bought some of their albums, but do you know these fun facts about their lives?
- Spotify actually streamed Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” for more than 27 million times in just a year 2013
- Have you ever heard of Zedd? I bet you do! So what about Zeds Dead? Is it another stage name of Zedd? No. The truth is they are two different DJs.
- You don’t have to use drugs when in an EDM concert. No, it’s not essential to be a raver.
- The name AN21 is not pronounced A – N – 2 – 1, it is Antoine.
- How do you spell the name Deadmau5, actually it is Dead-Mouse.
- The EDM artist who has the most Grammy Awards is Skrillex with the number of 8 – such an impressive number of this precious award for music artists.
- Avicii’s name has its own meaning. In Buddhist, it means “hell”.
On a whole, EDM is a new trend of music for young generations because of its digital tunes that enable artist to do even more with their creativity and ability. The best way for you to actually fall in love with this music genre is to go to an EDM concert. And yes, you don’t need to take drugs to actually feel the beat. Or if you don’t have time to enjoy the whole party with music, the thing you need to do is just simply plug your headphones on and turn the volume up. Indulging in the world of EDM is the best way to feel better in a bad and exhausted day.