What You Should Know About EDM Music in Bars

What You Should Know About EDM Music in Bars




What You Should Know About EDM Music in Bars

Is EDM music in bars any good? And what is EDM music and why is it so popular? There must be a reason why this genre of music is so embraced by the young generation. Let’s find out about EDM music in bars in this article and see what the fuss is all about.

What is EDM music in bars?

EDM stands for Electronic Dance Music. This is an electronic music genre. It is also known by other names such as techno music, club music or simply dance music. This is a vibrant music genre created 100% by electronic devices. This type of music is often played at nightclubs, lively parties or at festivals.

EDM music originated in the US and now it has become a popular and beloved music genre in most countries around the world. Not only that, in Vietnam, EDM music is also widely accepted in bars and clubs besides Vinahouse music.

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The milestone marking the success of EDM when entering the Vietnamese market is through the program "The Remix - Light Harmony". This is an extremely hot program among young people and gathers a group of talented DJs and famous singers such as: Min, Toc Tien, Son Tung MTP,... 

Sub-genres of EDM music in bars

EDM comes in many different sub-genres, and EDM music in bars usually includes the following sub-genres:

  • House: instrumental music with a vibrant sound mixed with a bit of mystery and fantasy. The sound of drums and bass hit in a fast manner is the characteristic of this sub-genre.
  • Trance: music that emphasizes electronic sounds, somewhat like house music but easier to listen to.
  • Electro: music mainly made by electronic drums and other instruments. It does not use vocals in the song, or if any, edited, distorted voices. 
  • Techno: this is the most typical sub-genre of EDM music. Techno has a cheerful, vibrant and powerful melody. The most used instruments to play this sub-genre are keyboards, electronic drums and bass. 
  • Dubstep: This music is quite heavy with drums and bass accompanied by a deep, warm voice.
  • Moombathon: this music is somewhat inferior to other EDM sub-genres. Although the rhythm and rhythm are somewhat similar to House, Moombathon is actually a combination of house and reggaeton.
  • Trip Hop: This genre of music is somewhat inferior to other EDM genres. This is downtempo electronic music, also known as a variation of jazz, funk or soul music. 

List of best bars that play EDM music

In addition to EDM, Natrix Bar also plays genres such as hip-hop, which is very popular with foreign guests.

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Oslo is the most fun and classy club in Saigon. In addition to EDM, Oslo also plays genres such as Vinahouse and Freestyle.

  • Address: 22nd floor, Ben Thanh Tower, 136 – 138 Le Thi Hong Gam street, District 1, HCM city
  • Open time: 17:30 – 02:00


  • Address:147 Hai Ba Trung street, ward 6, District 3, HCM city 
  • Open time: 15h – 5h
  • Address: 264 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia street, ward 8, District 3, HCM city
  • Open time: 21h – 3h
  • Address: 19 Do Quang Dau street, Pham Ngu Lao ward, District 1, HCM city 
  • Open time: 21:00 – 02:00
  • Address: 8/2A Bui Vien street, Pham Ngu Lao ward, District 1, HCM city.
  • Open time: 19h – 2h
  • Address: 195 Bui Vien street, Pham Ngu Lao ward, District 1, HCM city
  • Open time: 10h – 1h
  • Address: 103A Pham Ngu Lao street, Pham Ngu Lao ward, District 1, HCM city 
  • Open time: 17h – 23h30
  • Address: 36 Bui Thi Xuan street, Pham Ngu Lao ward, District 1, HCM city. 
  • Open time: 22h – 3h

Although it was born 20 to 25 years ago, EDM music in bars is still constantly evolving and making many people crazy. What are you waiting for? Get dressed and go to Saigon bars to enjoy the most epic EDM performances.

Above we have provided basic information about EDM music in bars, distinguishing the difference between EDM and Vinahouse music as well as a list of bars in Saigon for your reference. Hope this information will be useful to you, especially those who are passionate about this electronic music genre.