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Recycling Electronic Music; The Reshaping of Musical Invention in the Late 20th Century.

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“Juan Atkins, a Detroit techno pioneer has said that “Detroit was such a desolate city, that you kind of had to dream of the future to escape the reality of your surroundings.”1 In this way Music is seen as extreme escapism – it creates something otherwise unobtainable with live musicians. 92 more words

Musical Analysis

The Avalanches

When someone thinks about amazing music with extraodinary videoclip The Avalanches is definitely one of the  bands/group  that comes in our minds!

The Avalanches are an electronic music collective from Melbourne, Australia. 45 more words


DJ Rob Swift..

…cuttin’ it up at this years Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival.

DJ Mix


The last few weeks, I’ve been listening to this remix a lot, but I really had no idea who they were. I knew of 20syl, but had no idea he was part of a four piece, four time DMC champion turntablist group, called C2C. 50 more words


kid koala classic -- getting loose with trumpet, mute, and two turntables (except for the trumpet)

Just a bit of Kid Koala cutting loose to get you through the afternoon hours, EDT readers! Have a great rest of your week. 


Popular Music History

DJ Bash - Moving the Crowd

By Anthony Okoth

There’s purity in doing things the right way. The preparation, learning and presence of mind to do things the way they are meant to be done is almost mystical. 1,242 more words