Kevin Saunderson is the past, present and future of techno (MusicTech)

By |2024-03-29T20:34:49-05:00March 29th, 2024|Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, Detroit, DJ, electronic music, Interviews, producer, Techno|

kevinsaunderson.jpg In his fifth decade on the scene, the Inner City producer is still on the lookout for the next challenge. Techno alone would guarantee Detroit legend Kevin Saunderson a place in the history books. Along with Juan Atkins and Derrick May, a trio frequently referred to as The Belleville Three, he built the sound [...]

Black Futures: How house music took center stage in the ’80s (

By |2024-02-13T17:01:46-06:00February 13th, 2024|black History Month, Chicago, Dance Music, Detroit, Frankie Knuckles, House, House Music, House Music History, NPR, Techno|

Known as The Godfather of House Music, Frankie Knuckles helped revolutionize electronic music in the '80s. - The Frankie Knuckles Foundation If the grandeur of disco reigned supreme in the '70s, the following decade belonged to the homespun productions of rogue DJs. "In the '80s, you got the introduction of relatively affordable music-making equipment," says World [...]

Where is house music at home? Check out 7 destinations rich in Black house history (The Grio)

By |2024-02-12T10:54:18-06:00February 12th, 2024|African American, Baltimore, black History Month, Chicago, Classics, Clubs - Nightlife, Detroit, DJ, House Music, House Music History, Ibiza, manchester UK, New Jersey, New York, Techno|

  Visit these destinations to experience and understand the enduring power, prevalence and history of Black house music.  As many already know, house music has always been heralded in Black and marginalized communities, and like many musical genres, it originated at a time when collective frustrations were high. While many identify the genre with the [...]


By |2023-06-06T19:07:25-05:00June 6th, 2023|Detroit, DJ, electronic music, Music News, Report, Review, Techno|

  Held in Detroit, the birthplace of techno, the three-day festival should be on every clubber’s bucket list On Memorial Day weekend in Detroit this year, Kenny Dixon Jr. was on a mission. Better known as Moodymann, one of the city’s most beloved producers was out to spread the gospel about another legendary local, an architect of Detroit techno. “If y’all [...]

Josh Wink: “Money and social media have blinded us to see one thing” (Electronic Groove)

By |2023-04-25T20:45:09-05:00April 25th, 2023|Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, DJ, electronic music, House, House Music, Interviews, New Release, producer, Techno|

  Josh Wink, the prodigious son of Philly, a pioneer of techno, house, and other kindred genres, effortlessly defies their limits. Whether he’s riding the wave or creating a new one, Josh Wink’s music is always experimental and influential. His sound is the epitome of cool, fearlessly exploring the boundaries of musical conventions and never [...]


By |2023-04-07T08:15:35-05:00April 7th, 2023|Dance Music, DJ, DMCRECORDS Magazine, electronic music, International, Music News, New Release, producer, Techno|

TRAINSPOTTING WITH SAM SKILZ & MISS MAD Luxembourg’s power-haus couple Sam Skilz & Miss MAD are known for their potent progressive sounds with collaborations including ‘Behind The Doors’ and  ‘Casablanca’, making some serious noise on the Techno and progressive House scene. As the duo reveal their latest dance floor romp, ‘Deeper’, DMCWorld goes Trainspotting with [...]

Celebrating Black History Month with House & Techno (6AM)

By |2023-02-19T11:22:35-06:00February 19th, 2023|African American, black History Month, Chicago, Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, Detroit, DJ, House, House Music, House Music History, Techno|

Author : 6AM February 10, 2023 Celebrating Black History Month With House & Techno The contribution of Black artists in house and techno are undeniable and pervasive. In fact, the bedrock of electronic music owes much of its legacy to Black artists. From Chicago and Detroit, the cities that started it all, its local pioneers wove dance music culture’s fabric that now stretches [...]

Computer World at 40: How Kraftwerk Predicted Our Techno-Utopian Fate

By |2021-05-29T11:14:39-05:00May 29th, 2021|Disco, DJ, Entertaiment, International, Internet, Techno|

Exploring the parallels between our world and the one that Kraftwerk proposed in 1981 Kraftwerk’s Computer World Kyle Carney May 10, 2021 | 11:42am ET Memory is subject to corruption, but some of us can still recall a very primitive era for personal computers. In the late seventies, early prototypes included the Apple II, Commodore [...]

BREAKING: Techno Rising Star i_o Passes Away (House Music Hits)

By |2020-11-24T19:30:56-06:00November 24th, 2020|DJ, House Music, Music News, news, Techno|

11-24-20 Sad news. For real, can this year just be done already? Today, Garrett Lockhart, better known by his stage name i_o passed away. i_o made a big name for himself by breaking into the scene and redefining what techno meant. His sound was the strongest inside his genre, and he redefined where techno could be played and who would listen [...]


By |2020-07-21T17:53:01-05:00July 21st, 2020|Detroit, MixMAg, Music News, My House Radio, Techno|

The New York festival is a "leader for change" in dance music WORDS: DEVYN WHITE | PHOTOGRAPHY: DIAHANN WILLIAMS The point of Dweller festival, a series of daytime and night events held across multiple Brooklyn venues at the height of Black History Month, is to educate: to remind people that despite techno’s worldwide success and at [...]

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