These netlabels distribute artistic commons techno music. This stands in contrast to the big-business Las Vegas EDM scene and occasions like the Electric Daisy Carnival, which have introduced a new era of younger Americans to digital music, albeit without the sense of danger and edginess that characterised the rave scene of the Nineties. In Vegas, superstar DJs like deadmau5 and Skrillex make tens of millions of dollars a year, performing in managed, meticulously set-designed clubs the place desk service can run in the tens of thousands of dollars.
Among the many !Kung San folks from the northwestern Kalahari Desert area, music helps a non secular healer enter into a religious trance (!kia)). Men and women chant, sing, clap rhythmically and drum; and when the music “heats up” enough to send a healer into the realm between human and spirit worlds, all who attend the dance are healed of their sicknesses. … Read More