Template talk:Electronic dance music-footer

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Popular music[edit]

No genres of Electronic art music are presented (just a link to, despite eight popular styles), making this Template:Popular electronic music. Hyacinth 19:55, 6 Feb 2005 (UTC)


I am going to definitely change this horrible, inconsistent and pretentious template. Brian Wilson 11:10, 28 May 2006 (UTC)

Adding Indietronica[edit]

there's a new genre of Electronic music popping up being called Indietronica. Should we possibly add this to the footer? --Threatis 20:32, 7 March 2007 (UTC)

Eurodance[edit]

eurodance should be removed its not a genre its a subgenre. it should be replaced with either Disco or Hi-nrg —Preceding unsigned comment added by Zenithsonzai (talkcontribs) 03:33, 15 February 2009 (UTC)

Well, that's pretty subjective whether something is a genre or subgenre. I would say that eurodance is large enough, and has been around long enough, to be a genre in its own right. You wouldn't add disco to the template because not all disco music is electronic. Most hi-nrg is electronic, however, hi-nrg isn't as recognizable as a genre name compared to eurodance. Squidfryerchef (talk) 02:51, 16 February 2009 (UTC)

Problem: Ambient[edit]

Ambient music is clearly not dance music. It is however included here directly by inclusion of Template:Electronic music navbox (which says nothing about dance).

Possible solutions:

  • remove Ambient from that list
  • expand this template as a more general electronic music template (including electronic art music, etc.)
  • detach this template from the sub-template, making it into a separate list of dance genres

Can someone knowledgeable about the current usage of the templates suggest which would be best? I'm leaning on #3 currently. --Trɔpʏliʊmblah 12:22, 25 April 2009 (UTC)

Glitch music genre[edit]

Hey, I'm just wondering if Glitch (music) could be added to the list it is an EDM Genre and isn'tt shown on the footer or list, I'd appreciate it if you could help. Thanks from 121.214.0.44 (talk) 09:38, 18 June 2013 (UTC)