The Chainsmokers Share Glowing Optimism for 2023, an “Thrilling Time” for Dance Music Historical past – EDM.com
Even after greater than a decade within the scene, The Chainsmokers are seemingly extra optimistic than ever relating to the way forward for digital dance music.
In an interview with Grammy.com, the duo mirrored on their plans to carry out within the stratosphere in 2024, their most up-to-date album So Far So Good, and shared their impressions of right this moment’s dance music scene massive.
The Chainsmokers’ Drew Taggart particularly shared glowing remarks on the style’s present state.
“I have never seen this many individuals enthusiastic about dance music in fairly a while,” Taggart defined. “I am seeing so many extra underground techno DJs construct actually large followings that compete with extra EDM [acts] and their followings on Instagram [and such]. They [post] movies of them enjoying reveals, and the engagement is tremendous excessive.”
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Taggart’s reward went past the world of the underground scene, nevertheless. In response to a query reflecting on the 2010’s “golden period” of dance music, Taggart agreed that it feels as if the style is at present poised for an additional growth cycle.
“It does form of really feel like that now,” Taggart continued. “Onerous home is like, so massive in Europe proper now. It would not actually have a lot presence within the U.S., however that could possibly be the form of the Boys Noize electro scene, after which you could have techno and deep home that is actually popping off. The place all this leads, I am undecided, however it’s actually an thrilling time that appears like the start of the way it began earlier than.”
The Chainsmokers’ sentiments monitor carefully with fellow chart-topping artist David Guetta, who beforehand expressed that the “greatest years in dance music historical past” would emerge following the pandemic.
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