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Jonathan Shecter

I still remember being on YouTube Late at night, and stumbling upon this video. I had never heard electronic music and so I was pleasantly surprised by this new form of music. At that time Sonny Moore, also known as Skrillex, was the gateway electronic music artist for most people. As soon as you found Skrillex, you searched for more addicting beats.

This song specifically grabbed my attention because of it’s spastic rhythm, quick change of pace, funny video, and overall energy. I felt like I wanted to dance. I felt like I was as powerful as that little girl. I felt as if my whole world had shifted. As cliche as that may sound, this song introduced me to a whole new world, and I quickly changed after. I no longer felt restricted and I felt as free as the drops that this genre produced.

I am forever grateful that I was up late, and stumbled upon this song, because if I hadn’t my world would be bland.

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