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Erk FM: Extra – Electronic/Dance

Electronic/Dance interviews






Photo – Erk plays some electronic drums on a video game in Japan.




The Electronic/Dance section of Erk FM: Extra is light on. While they can be different styles of music, they are often one & the same. 

  • How Wikipedia defines electronic music?: Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments and electronic music technology in its production. In general a distinction can be made between sound produced using electromechanical means and that produced using electronic technology. Examples of electromechanical sound producing devices include the telharmonium, Hammond organ, and the electric guitar. Purely electronic sound production can be achieved using devices such as the Theremin, sound synthesizer, and computer. Read more
  • How does Erk define electronic music?:  Music created electronically such as by using music samples. Often can be a form of DJing
  • How Wikipedia defines dance music?:  Dance music is music composed specifically to facilitate or accompany dancing. It can be either a whole musical piece or part of a larger musical arrangement. In terms of performance, the major categories are live dance music and recorded dance music. Read more
  • How does Erk define dance music?:  Music you can dance fast to.
  • Examples of electronic/dance artists Erk has interviewed: Lee Safar
  • What you can expect to hear in this section: An interview with Lee Safar.
  • What you can expect to read in this section: Episode shownotes


Recent Episodes


Erk FM: Extra 09 – Natalie Brown interview

by Erk

Welcome to episode 9 of Erk FM: Extra. This episode is an interview with Canadian singer-songwriter Natalie Brown. Natalie's experience in music pre-dates the current era & she has some interesting advice learnt thanks to tough experience.

Erk FM: Extra 01 – Lee Safar interview

by Erk

This week's episode features singer/songwriter Lee Safar. Loving music as a child & learning instruments, she was what Erk describes as a musical coma for 12 years where Lee had a totally different life in the corporate world. Waking up out of the musical coma (so to speak), Lee re-discovered her passion for music as you will hear on this interview.


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