Questions tagged [electronic-music]

Electronic music refers to music which is produced mainly using electronic instruments and equipment, such as computers (and software), drum machines, synth keyboards, sequencers, and the like. Electronic music does not limit itself to "EDM", but the way the audio is produced.

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Repeated lyric in Guz & Tough Love - “Dancin' Kinda Close”

Guz & Tough Love's song "Dancin' Kinda Close" has a repeated lyric ??? little step ??? dancin' kinda close What is the full lyric with the omitted words? I haven't been able to find it ...
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Why are some musician names a letter followed by numbers?

Why do some musicians choose a name that is a letter followed by a dash and some numbers (usually a 3 digit number)? I have seen this before a few times, but never found out how or why this tradition ...
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Can these tracks be grouped under one Electronic music subgenre?

I'd like to identify the exact subgenre of the following tracks for a DJ set I'm developing. I feel I'd dance exactly the same way to each of these tracks. I'd like to find other DJ sets that sound ...
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Identify the opening discourse in “Pray”, from Haelos

So there is this discourse opening from the band Haelos, it is the first song in this link. Does anyone know who's talking? My bet is that is Churchill, but I'm not sure.
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Downtempo song, where a female voice says “Don't stop”

The song is very relaxed and I am reasonably confident that it features smooth-sounding (closer to sine wave than to the saw wave) synthesizers. I recreated the main theme here. I recall the main ...
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Do me from behind

I hear a lot of electro swing (like Anella, Caravan Palace, Swingrowers, ...) on YouTube and I once stumbled upon a song with the lyrics [...] but you just want to do me from behind. [...] But I ...
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Identify two songs from Innova Irish Dance Company at Britain's Got Talent (2014)

Can please someone identify the two instrumental parts of the mix of songs in this Innova Irish Dance Company are the belles of BGT | Britain's Got Talent 2014. That should be semi-final performance ...
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How did Gilles Peterson persuade Mala to “Mala in Cuba”?

I've read in several reviews that BBC1 radio DJ Gilles Peterson gave the inspiration for dubstep artist Mala to record "Mala in Cuba". Challenged by musical sage Gilles Peterson to mix soundsystem ...
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EDM song with the lyric “riot music”

was wondering if anyone could pinpoint this song for me. There are two main parts to the song. The first part features a synth drone in the background with a male vocalist singing the following. "...
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What are the lyrics to Ben Gold and Audrey Gallagher's song “There Will Be Angels”

Ben Gold and Audrey Gallagher - There Will Be Angels Web searches for the song reveal nothing.
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90s video: Everything is made out of letters (i.e. T A X I = a taxi)

I'm looking for music video, somewhere in the nineties, where everything is made out of words and characters. So you see a taxi, and it is illustrated by the letters T A X and I as you pass through ...
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Gareth Emery's Soldier Lyrics Clarification

So all the lyrics sites seem to say the 2nd verse of Gareth Emery's Soldier as saying: When you're falling down and you're on the fence I will be your shield I will keep you safe However what it ...
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Identify this instrumental electronic and classical music

I have this instrumental music on my computer, but it has no information attached: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5jOXzxlxbMhdEM1YWlxLTRtZTA/view
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Does “computer manipulated gibberish” have a name?

I'm referring to when, for example, in dubstep, you hear heavily edited voice samples, to the point where there are no recognizable words in it anymore. Examples: Kygo, Selena Gomez - It ain't me ...
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Does somebody know the Song to these lyrics?

"you know what I came here for i came for you" + "throw it down and count to 3" Heard the song on a stream and the streamer was speaking quite a lot so I couldn't make out more, but I'm about 90% ...
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Is there a name for this “yawning” effect?

I am wondering if there is a name for an effect I hear in a certain electronic song. Here is the song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9wNXRkmgd9w&t=180s. (It will automatically load at the time ...
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When did Progressive Trance appear?

While the English Wikipedia talks a bit about progressive trance, the German and Spanish ones are much more complete. But they all miss information about the origin of progressive trance. What was ...
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What is the name of this song? I do not speak English [closed]

http://myurbe.com/5/spinnin215x.mp3 I found it in spinnin session 215, but in the tracklists that I researched is not this music. It is only referred to as (id-id), that is, unknown. At the very ...
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What are the instruments Miles uses to record “Was he Slow?” in “Baby Driver”?

In the movie Baby Driver, Miles "Baby" records pieces of dialogue and creates his own mixtapes in his home studio which includes various analog equipment. I'm mostly interested in one which was used ...
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Name of band with keyboardist wearing cape and singer with Native American hairstyle

I saw them live on Austin City Limits many years ago (more than 10 years ago). I am seeking the name of band. These are all the details I can remember: Band with 2 members, both men Keyboardist, who ...
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Applicants are dancing in club, boy is “rating” them by showing cards

I'm looking for the name of a song I watched recently on Youtube, but whose name I forgot. The music genre is electronic. In the video, a white boy of age 17-20 with curly blonde hair and a gap ...
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Kraftwerk Synthesizers?

Today, i went to Antwerp to the concert of "Kraftwerk". They are with four standing side by side. It's always the same setup. They all have a special "desk" and at first glance, it seem that they all ...
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what is it called when a song is created by overlaying a series of repeating beats

This used to be pretty popular on YouTube but i have seen much of it in a few years. Wikipedia doesn't seem to categorize it as either a type of electronic music or a style of DJing.
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Songs like “Mile High Club” and “Skank Tank” [duplicate]

For the longest time I have wanted to find music similar to these two songs, but I have never known the name of the style, or any other way of finding more: Just Cause 2 - Mile High Club View ...
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How did people in communist Bulgaria (or other eastern bloc countries) access western music like Depeche Mode and New Order?

Were there record stores that sold this music? Did these bands play in countries behind the iron curtain? Did they get radioplay?
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A particular music from the movie “Sing”

I was wondering about a song in the movie - Sing. It is the part when the d=singing team was selected and suddenly the bunnies come and play a music (around 22 minutes of the start of the movie). ...
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What's the difference between Goa and Psychedelic Trance?

I've listened to Goa/Psy Trance for half my life now, and many times I have found these terms to be interchangeable, like searching in youtube suggests. And while there's even separate wikipedia pages ...
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Genre of two songs

The genre of Love Yourself by Justin Bieber is Dance/Electronic. But the genre of Dancing On My Own by Calum Scott is Pop. They both are a bit sad and go slowly. So why are they considered different ...
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New EDM-Rock Bands (Not old bands, Not metal, Not Djs)

Can anyone suggest bands with this criteria? New bands (not bands with long careers like Depeche Mode, Nine Inch Nails, The Prodigy, etc) Electronic (EDM) and Rock at the same time. Not Metal bands ...
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Artists similar to French artist Paradis

Anyone know where to find more of this genre? The french element is absolutely narcotic: Paradis - Hémisphère I tried looking into lounge/electronic/indie/house, but couldn't find any comparables. ...
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R3HAB's record label

I haven't found any clues about R3HAB's new label. Did R3HAB leave Spinnin' Records and start releasing on his own, or is he still part of Spinnin' Records?
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Identify electronic music video of rotating planetary surface in silhouette

I'm a huge fan of Echoes (the syndicated ambient/electronic radio show), and a couple of years ago heard a track on it that piqued my interest. It featured a female vocalist and was fairly minimalist ...
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Having difficulty understanding the genere of Trap House

Can someone please describe to me what, exactly, is trap house? Examples welcomed!!
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Has Justin Bieber written the 'melody' of any of his songs?

In the album "My World 2.0", Justin Bieber has sung some of the biggest hits such as 'Baby', 'Somebody to Love'. ---Has he written the lyrics of these two songs by himself (without others' help) ? ...
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I'm searching for similar music [closed]

Sorry if this is not the right place, but I'm dying to find some music/a genre that is similar to songs like this: 1 and even more this: 2 I sometimes hear similar things in electronic/chill mixes, ...
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Jean Michel Jarre songs with lyrics

Jean michel jarre is one of my favorite New Age performers. I love lot of his instrumental track but I wander if there are also his good songs with lyrics.
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Why did electronic music become popular recently? (America)

I listened to trance around 2003-2006, and it was almost a closet musical enjoyment. I was an American teenager, and I knew very few people who shared my preference for electronic music - it was a ...
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What is the genre of “Kiss me (IMSA remix)”?

In the song Kiss me (IMSA remix), the artists are Mr. Brick, DJ Lapin and Anna Miracles. Does this really lazy beat have a name? What genre would this be?
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Looking for the title of an electro/indie song: “We can't be friends”

I'm going crazy searching for an electro / indie song. I remember in the official video song there is a man (drawn) that is running and the title I think (or lyrics) contain "we can't be friends", or "...
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Uptempo electronic song with synthetic hand claps and wordless male vocal sample

I have this file on my computer that iv'e had for the longest time, and over time I believe the file got corrupted. I've asked on every website and even used sound recognition apps like SoundHound, ...
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I need help identifying the song in this clip

I've been following this account on instagram and would like to know if anyone recognizes this tune. @aestheticsfoodstore's post with you. See it at https://www.instagram.com/p/BFSLbEmiLVW/?r=...
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Song with same backing track as Daft Punk's “Something About Us”

This song seems to have the same backing track as Daft Punk's "Something About Us," but it has a different singer, and different lyrics that sound like "It must be here, the day begins, 7:13." I know ...
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Female vocal motivating songs [closed]

I want to find more music for jogging / swimming. I like motivating Progressive house / light dubstep music with female vocals. Hope you guys could help me out with some channels / musicians with that ...
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Is there a base sample used to produce most of the UK Garage?

I just wondered, listening to quite some UK Garage (or UKG for short) the last couple of days, whether there is a common sample being used to produce that signature: "boom-tss-clats-tss-booboom-tss-...
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Help needed for lyrics. Artist: SLDGHMR Track: Deviate

I'm unable to understand the lyrics when listening to: https://soundcloud.com/sldghmr/deviate-ft-la-felix No matter how hard I try, its only gibberish to me. There are no resources on the web with ...
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20 year old electronic song including sampled dialog from Star Trek: TNG “Time Squared”

Can anybody tell me any information about this song? Composer? Publisher? Song Name? I have been trying to figure out who made this song for the last 19 years! I have no clue! I know the words are ...
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DnB mixes like Kush Sessions?

I love the Kush Sessions mixes and that they can be downloaded for free. Within Drum & Bass genre there's so much variety, but those mixes kind of hit the spot for me—just some relaxed, mainstream ...
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In what record company is Martin Garrix working now?

This past summer, Martin Garrix left Spinnin Records due to some reasons. Now, he released 3 songs for free. Does anyone know if he'll work alone, earning money just from the shows?
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Guru Josh Project - Infinity 2008 meaning

Does anyone know meaning of the lyrics to the song Infinity 2008 by the Guru Josh Project?
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What genre is Futurecop! and Cinnamon Chasers?

There is this growing subgenre of EDM characterised by 80's nostalgic themes and lots of oldschool synths. The most prominent artists I'm aware of are: Futurecop!, Cinnamon Chasers, Anoraak. How do ...