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As electronic music gains popularity, here’s a guide

British producer Flux Pavilion has helped bring dubstep to America.

By Connor Allison, Decatur HS, Decatur, Ga.

June 9, 2014

In an era of technology where one can open a laptop with a production suite and create a full song, it's easy to go from bedroom producer to festival DJ in a matter of months, without a professional studio or equipment.

Students create dubstep music

On Monday, Jan. 28, juniors Brian Schath and Matt Kavanaugh work on mixing songs and creating music. “Brian and I practice about one to three times a week,” Kavanaugh said.

By Katherine White, Mill Valley HS, Shawnee, Kan.

August 21, 2013

For juniors Brian Schath, Matthew Kavanaugh and Greg Darnell, electronic music isn’t just for listening to. These three students work individually and together to make dubstep music, a genre that Schath defines as a “series of electronic sounds like synthesizers and drum beats arranged in ways that...