Our job is to help discover independent artists and their music released on the EDM scene. We decided to create this list of electronic music released on the electronic pop scene that you should listen to.
In case you haven’t noticed, EDM is blowing up right now. You might have seen that there’s a new club banger every week, and they’re all pretty much the same thing: huge drops, tiny grooves, and lots of room for you to dance around like an idiot.
You could uncover some gems from independent artists who are making electronic pop music (or EPM) that isn’t just about big drops and high-energy club tracks.
That’s where I come in! I’m here today with some fresh new EPM releases from independent artists that will get your head bopping without sacrificing any quality or creativity.
If anything, these artists are pushing boundaries even further than their mainstream counterparts by creating music that is simultaneously cutting-edge and accessible.
You can listen to our full playlist which contains the artists’ music, and know more about their work by scrolling down the page.
1) DJ PLATINUM VIBES – Me Myself And I
DJ PLATINUM VIBES just released a new single that mixes pop, commercial vocal dance, and future house. The song, Me Myself And I, is an anthemic powerhouse that will have you singing along to the catchy lyrics and dancing around your room.
In “Me Myself and I”, a soaring electropop, future house smash that runs the gamut of sound across the EDM and pop spectrums, “Me Myself and I” is one of the best tunes you’ll ever hear.
This track features a rich, soulful female vocal performance that is contrasted with Sugar Bear’s phenomenal vocal delivery and flow, which catapults “Me Myself and I” into a whole new realm of sound.
With the clever use of electronic and acoustic elements, the vibes are immediately recognizable from the opening piano chord progression as well as the vocals wistfully stating “You’ve got to leave…”.
Overall this is an incredible track from an up-and-coming artist who already has some serious talent behind him! It’s no wonder why he’s been getting so much attention lately.
2) DOOSC – No One Can Ever Be Taken For Granted
You better fasten your seatbelts people, DoosC‘s latest release “No One Can Ever Be Taken For Granted” is a thrilling journey into the world of electronic music that you won’t want to miss.
In order to create a unique and exciting listening experience, the song blends Jersey Drill with Melodic House to create a unique and exciting listen.
A driving beat, a crazy drum beat, and a BPM of 151 are some of the reasons why this song instantly grabs your attention. This track has a catchy lead and beautiful chords that add a layer of depth to the overall sound of the track, while the subby 808 elevates the track to a higher level.
A combination of Jersey Drill and Melodic House elements is what sets this song apart from the rest of the genre in terms of what it has to offer. The combination of the two creates an exciting and fresh sound that is sure to please any listener.
3) DARK OPTICS – Numb
If you’re into the left field of electronic music, then you have to check out DARK OPTICS. The UK-based artist’s latest single, ‘Numb,’ is a trip-hop banger that’s sure to get your blood pumping.
The vocals are catchy and the beats are hard-hitting—it’s just what you need to get through a tough workout or get ready for a night out with your friends.
Dark Optics is the work of music producer Luke Davies.
The song is about the hypnotic state music can have on a person, finding inner peace, being with nature and losing oneself to the burdens of day-to-day life.
DARK OPTICS’ sound is unique because it combines elements from multiple genres. They’re known for incorporating elements of EDM, house, techno, and more into their work. But they also incorporate sounds from other genres like hip-hop and R&B in their tracks as well.
4) NOC BETECK – Cosmos
NOC BETECK, a singer-songwriter from Salisbury, United States, released his new single “Cosmos” yesterday. The song is an anthemic EDM dance track that has been described as “the perfect blend of dance and rap.”
This song is called “Cosmos,” and it is designed to be the perfect dance song for the club. This song is super upbeat, energetic, and cinematic, allowing the listener to visualize the scene depicted in the song.
A song such as Cosmos brings together elements of Hip-Hop and Rap, as well as elements of EDM, Pop, Techno, and Rock. It is a song that all ages, backgrounds, races, and cultures can enjoy.
The song features the use of autotune to create a futuristic soundscape that is both nostalgic and futuristic at the same time. It will have you tapping your foot along to its infectious beat while you listen to Betteck’s smooth vocals.
5) ALANP – Ravers And Parties
The single “Rave And Parties” by Alanp is a great track for anyone who is looking for an anthem to get them through the day. The song is filled with energy and sounds like it was made for a commercial.
The vocals are catchy and upbeat but also have depth and emotion behind them that makes the listener feel like they’re singing along to a song they’ve been listening to forever. It’s a classic sound that only gets better with each listen.
The artist, ALANP hails from France, Lyon, so if you’re looking for some European culture in your music, this is definitely something worth checking out.
It’s hard to describe exactly why this song is so catchy without listening for yourself—but trust me when I say that if you like electronic dance music (EDM) or Euro-pop/dance culture, then you’ll love this song!
6) SEGANA – Fever Dreams
SEGANA‘s single, “Fever Dreams,” is a dreamy blast of synth-pop that will have you dancing in your seat.
The band Segana is a pioneering synth-pop group that has captivated audiences around the world with their innovative sound and electrifying performances for the past few years.
This is something that is heavily emphasised throughout the band’s music as they ensure that their music is as engaging as possible to all listeners. This is certainly what SEGANA’s name represents, with its strong vibes, catchy hooks and hard-hitting sound.
It’s a dreamy, electronic pop track with a classic sound that will have anyone who listens to it tapping their feet or dancing along. The instrumentals are also incredibly well-crafted and fit perfectly with Sega’s voice and lyrical content.
Blair Djuna and JMap are the two members of the band. They are both based in Sydney as well as being solo artists in their own right as well.
7) BABY X DADDY – BUBBLES
The artist Meggie Brown, who goes by the name Baby, was chosen as a Guardians ‘Artist of 2020’ championed by the likes of Iggy Pop, Franz Ferdinand, Alex Kapranos, & The Gossip.
As a result of the gender-affirming surgery, Baby is now back with a new electronic offering – “BABY X DADDY“, a collaboration with producer DADDY.
The single, “Bubbles”, is a groovy, pop-inflected track that is super edgy and experimental. It’s got a heavy beat and great vocals—a talented singer who knows how to deliver a song with just the right amount of energy and emotion.
The song has a little bit of everything—pop music, house music, electronic beats—and somehow it all comes together in one cohesive sound that you’ll want to put on repeat.
8) ROGUE FX – American Dream
If you’re looking for some synth-pop with a touch of 80s nostalgia and an ear for the UK, look no further than ROGUE FX.
The artist known as Rogue Fx is Andrew Wood from the North East of England. Several well-received singles were released by Rogue Fx in the years 2022 and 2023 as well as a successful collaboration with the astronaut Dr Chrispi.
‘American Dream’ is a retro wave synth-pop track that tells the story of a couple sharing their different perspectives on the American Dream, leaving the listener to come to their own conclusions as to whether the relationship will one day survive the couple’s journey to fulfil their American Dream or not.
The artist has recently released a new single, American Dream, that is sure to get your head bobbing and your feet tapping. The track features upbeat vocals and catchy lyrics along with a solid beat that will make you want to get up and dance.
9) MAC SUMMER – Suddenly The Rain
We’re so excited to share this new single from New Zealand artist MAC SUMMER. He’s an independent artist who has been on the scene for a while now, but he’s really starting to make waves with his new album, “Suddenly The Rain.”
‘Suddenly The Rain’ is the perfect example of Liquid DnB at its best, with its ethereal vocals in addition to a complex latticework of rhythm that perfectly embodies the modern sound of Liquid DnB.
The song begins with a mysterious piano intro to set the mood for the song to evolve into a high-energy electronic track full of big hooks and memorable moments.
In this album, we find a vision of how electronic music will evolve in the future – romantic, thought-provoking, and eminently danceable. This track is perfect for any electronic playlist with a forward-thinking feel.
10) APHIRE – Rise
If you’re looking for some new music to get you pumped, look no further than the single “Rise” by UK-based artist APHIRE.
The track is a perfect blend of pop, dance, and electronic elements that will make you want to get up and move—it’s the perfect song for working out or just getting your groove on.
”Aphire was a side project I created to attempt Drum n Bass production, but I’ve taken it on into other genres since and was quite happy with how this evolved.” – Says Aphire.
” Rising” is as much about getting out of a lengthy production slump as it is about personally getting it together enough to rise up and see the world again, if only for a brief moment.
Aphire also shared: ”Selecting the right tempo was really important, as I’m used to typically 140 and below, or obviously higher in the DNB tracks. 150 seemed to be perfect. As such it ended up leaning towards more of a techno beat”