Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Download
Faster access than browser!
And Ads-free!

Techno

Techno is a form of electronic dance music that emerged in Detroit, Michigan, in the United States during the mid-to-late 1980s. [1]

403 relations: A Guy Called Gerald, Ableton Live, Acid house, Acid techno, Adam Beyer, Aesthetics, Aesthetics of music, African-American music, Afrika Bambaataa, Afrofuturism, Akai, Alexander Robotnick, Alfredo Fiorito, Algorithmic composition, Alternative dance, Alvin Toffler, Amsterdam, Anthony Shakir, Aphex Twin, Artificial Intelligence (compilation album), Artists and repertoire, Audio filter, Audio mastering, Australia, Autechre, Balearic beat, Bandulu, Bar (music), Basic Channel, Bass drum, Beat (music), Belgium, Belleville High School (Michigan), Belleville, Michigan, Berlin, Berlin Wall, Big Fun (song), Birmingham, Birmingham sound, Blake Baxter, Breakbeat hardcore, Brighton, C. J. Bolland, Cabaret Voltaire (band), Capitalism, Carl Cox, Carl Craig, Castlemorton Common Festival, Cerrone, Chicago house, ..., Chris Liebing, ChucK, Classical music, Claudio Simonetti, Clear (song), Computer music, Continental Europe, Counterculture, Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994, Cristian Vogel, Crossover (music), Crusties, Cybotron (band), CzechTek, Dance Music Report, Daniel Bell, Danny Rampling, Darren Emerson, Dave Angel, Dave Clarke (techno DJ), Düsseldorf, Deep house, Delia Derbyshire, Depeche Mode, Derrick May (musician), Detroit, Detroit Electronic Music Archive, Detroit Electronic Music Festival, Detroit techno, Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft, Devo, Digital audio workstation, Digital hardcore, Digital signal processing, DIN sync, Disc jockey, Disco, DIY ethic, DJ Hell, DJ mix, DJ Umek, Doctor Who, Donna Summer, Drexciya, Drum and bass, Drum beat, Drum machine, Dub techno, Dynamic range compression, E-Werk, E2-E4, East Berlin, Eastern Europe, EBay, Economy, Eddie Fowlkes, Eighth note, Electro (music), Electroclash, Electronic body music, Electronic dance music, Electronic music, Electronic musical instrument, Electronica, England, Equalization (audio), Euro disco, Eurodance, Flexi disc, Fluke (band), Ford Focus, Ford Motor Company, Frankfurt Airport, Frankie Bones, Frankie Knuckles, Free party, Freetekno, Freeware, Front 242, Funk, Funkadelic, Future Shock, Futurism, Futurist, Gabber, Galaxy 2 Galaxy, Gary Numan, Genre, George Clinton (musician), Germany, Ghent, Ghettotech, Giorgio Moroder, Glitch (music), Goa, Graeme Park, Graham Massey, Grammy Award, Hal Leonard Corporation, Happy hardcore, Hardcore (electronic dance music genre), Hardfloor, Hardstyle, Harmony, Harthouse, Heaven 17, Hi-hat, Hi-NRG, Hip hop, Hip hop music, Hippie, House music, India, Industrial music, Inner City (band), Instrumental, Instrumentation (music), Intelligent dance music, International Standard Serial Number, Italo disco, James Pennington, Jazz fusion, Jeff Mills, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, Joey Beltram, John Acquaviva, John Peel, Juan Atkins, Keith Tucker, Ken Ishii, Kenny Larkin, Kevin Saunderson, Keyboard (magazine), Keyboard instrument, Kirk Degiorgio, Klangfarbenmelodie, Ko Pha Ngan, Kodwo Eshun, KPCC, Kraftwerk, Kuduro, Laptop, Laurent Garnier, Leeds, LFO (British band), List of electronic music record labels, Live coding, Love Parade, Low Spirit, Luke Slater, Madonna (entertainer), Mainz, Manchester, Manhattan Research Inc., Manuel Göttsching, Marco Carola, Mark Moore, Marshall Jefferson, Marusha, Max (software), MDMA, Metroplex (record label), Michigan, Microprocessor, MIDI, Mike Banks (musician), Mike Pickering, Mille Plateaux, Minimal techno, Miss E... So Addictive, Missy Elliott, Mixing console, Mixmag, Moby, Moritz von Oswald, Motif (music), Motown, MTV, Muddy Waters, Multitrack recording, Munich, Music genre, Music sequencer, Music software, Music technology, Musical composition, Musical improvisation, Muzik, Napalm Death, Neil Rushton, Netherlands, Network Records, New Age travellers, New Beat, New Order, New Romanticism, New wave music, New York, Nightclub, Nitzer Ebb, Nortec, Northern soul, Nottingham, Octave One, Office of Public Sector Information, Oldschool jungle, Oliver Lieb, Optimo, Orbital (band), Overdubbing, Pacific State (song), Pacou, Pan Sonic, Paradigm, Paris Grey, Parliament (band), Parliament-Funkadelic, Paul Hartnoll, Paul Oakenfold, Paul van Dyk, Performance, Personal computer, Pet Shop Boys, Pete Shelley, Planet Rock (song), Plus 8, Polka, Polyrhythm, Power noise, Propellerhead Software, Public Enemy (band), Pulse (music), Pure Data, Quadrastate, Quarter note, R&S Records, Rave, Raymond Scott, Reaktor, Reason (software), ReBirth RB-338, Record producer, Recording studio, Recoupment, Red Bull Music Academy, Reggae, Regis (musician), Retro style, Rhythm, Rhythm and blues, Ricardo Villalobos, Richard Davis (techno artist), Richie Hawtin, Robert Hood, Roland Corporation, Roland SH-101, Roland TB-303, Roland TR-808, Roland TR-909, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Sampler (musical instrument), Sampling (music), Second Summer of Love, Segue, Sheffield, Si Begg, Slam (band), Slant Magazine, Smart drink, Snare drum, Solid State Survivor, Soul music, Sound on Sound, Sound reinforcement system, Sound system (DJ), Sound system (Jamaican), Speedy J, Spin (magazine), Spiral Tribe, Spirituality, Squatting, Stacey Pullen, Subculture, Suicide (band), SuperCollider, Supergroup (music), Surgeon (musician), Sven Väth, Synchronization, Syncopation, Synthesizer, Synthpop, System 7, Talla 2XLC, Tangerine Dream, Tanith (DJ), Tech house, Techstep, Teknival, Telex (band), Tempo, Thailand, The Advent, The B-52's, The Black Dog (band), The DiY Sound System, The Electrifying Mojo, The Future Sound of London, The Haçienda, The Human League, The Independent, The Rolling Stones, The Spectator, The Third Wave (Toffler), The Wire (magazine), Theodor W. Adorno, Thirty-two-bar form, Thomas Brinkmann, Thomas Fehlmann, Timbre, Time, Time signature, Tokyo, Top of the Pops, Trance music, Tresor, Trevor Horn, Twin Peaks, U2, Ufo (Club, Berlin), UK Singles Chart, Ultravox, Underground music, Underground Resistance (band), Underworld (band), United Kingdom, United States, Virgin Records, Visage (band), VIVA (TV station), Vladislav Delay, Warp (record label), WCHB, WestBam, WGPR, Windsor, Ontario, Yamaha DX7, Yellow Magic Orchestra, YMCA, YouTube, Zeitgeist, ZTT Records, 808 State. Expand index (353 more) »

A Guy Called Gerald

Gerald Rydel Simpson (born 16 February 1967, Moss Side, Manchester, England), better known as A Guy Called Gerald, is a British musician, record producer and DJ.

New!!: Techno and A Guy Called Gerald · See more »

Ableton Live

Ableton Live is a software music sequencer and digital audio workstation for OS X and Windows.

New!!: Techno and Ableton Live · See more »

Acid house

Acid house is a subgenre of house music developed around the mid-1980s by DJs from Chicago.

New!!: Techno and Acid house · See more »

Acid techno

Acid techno is a genre of techno that developed out of late 1980s Chicago acid house.

New!!: Techno and Acid techno · See more »

Adam Beyer

Adam Beyer (born 15 May 1976 in Stockholm, Sweden) is a Swedish techno producer and DJ.

New!!: Techno and Adam Beyer · See more »

Aesthetics

Aesthetics (also spelled æsthetics and esthetics also known in Greek as Αισθητική, or "Aisthētiké") is a branch of philosophy dealing with the nature of art, beauty, and taste, with the creation and appreciation of beauty.

New!!: Techno and Aesthetics · See more »

Aesthetics of music

In the pre-modern tradition, the aesthetics of music or musical aesthetics explored the mathematical and cosmological dimensions of rhythmic and harmonic organization.

New!!: Techno and Aesthetics of music · See more »

African-American music

African-American music is an umbrella term covering a diverse range of musics and musical genres largely developed by African Americans.

New!!: Techno and African-American music · See more »

Afrika Bambaataa

Kevin Donovan (born April 17, 1957), better known by the stage name Afrika Bambaataa, is an American DJ from the South Bronx, New York.

New!!: Techno and Afrika Bambaataa · See more »

Afrofuturism

Afrofuturism is a literary and cultural aesthetic that combines elements of science fiction, historical fiction, fantasy, Afrocentricity, and magic realism with non-Western cosmologies in order to critique not only the present-day dilemmas of people of color, but also to revise, interrogate, and re-examine the historical events of the past.

New!!: Techno and Afrofuturism · See more »

Akai

Akai (Akai in rōmaji) is a consumer electronics brand, now headquartered in Singapore.

New!!: Techno and Akai · See more »

Alexander Robotnick

Alexander Robotnick (a.k.a. Maurizio Dami) is an Italian electronic musician.

New!!: Techno and Alexander Robotnick · See more »

Alfredo Fiorito

Alfredo Fiorito, usually known professionally simply as Alfredo, is a DJ who was born in the town of Rosario in Argentina.

New!!: Techno and Alfredo Fiorito · See more »

Algorithmic composition

Algorithmic composition is the technique of using algorithms to create music.

New!!: Techno and Algorithmic composition · See more »

Alternative dance

Alternative dance or indie dance (also referred to as underground dance in the US) is a musical genre that mixes various rock subgenres with electronic dance music.

New!!: Techno and Alternative dance · See more »

Alvin Toffler

Alvin Toffler (born October 4, 1928) is an American writer and futurist, known for his works discussing the digital revolution, communication revolution and technological singularity.

New!!: Techno and Alvin Toffler · See more »

Amsterdam

Amsterdam is the capital city and most populous city of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

New!!: Techno and Amsterdam · See more »

Anthony Shakir

Anthony "Shake" Shakir, who also uses the aliases Sequence 10 and Da Sampla, is an American techno producer, best known for his contributions to Detroit techno.

New!!: Techno and Anthony Shakir · See more »

Aphex Twin

Richard David James (born 18 August 1971), best known by his alias Aphex Twin, is an Irish-born British electronic musician and composer.

New!!: Techno and Aphex Twin · See more »

Artificial Intelligence (compilation album)

Artificial Intelligence was a compilation album released on Warp Records on 9 July 1992 (see 1992 in music), and subsequently for America in 1993 on the Wax Trax label.

New!!: Techno and Artificial Intelligence (compilation album) · See more »

Artists and repertoire

Artists and repertoire (A&R) is the division of a record label or music publishing company that is responsible for talent scouting and overseeing the artistic development of recording artists and/or songwriters.

New!!: Techno and Artists and repertoire · See more »

Audio filter

An audio filter is a frequency dependent amplifier circuit, working in the audio frequency range, 0 Hz to beyond 20 kHz.

New!!: Techno and Audio filter · See more »

Audio mastering

Mastering, a form of audio post-production, is the process of preparing and transferring recorded audio from a source containing the final mix to a data storage device (the master); the source from which all copies will be produced (via methods such as pressing, duplication or replication).

New!!: Techno and Audio mastering · See more »

Australia

Australia (colloquially), officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is an Oceanian country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands.

New!!: Techno and Australia · See more »

Autechre

Autechre is an English electronic music duo consisting of Rob Brown and Sean Booth, both from Rochdale, Greater Manchester.

New!!: Techno and Autechre · See more »

Balearic beat

Balearic beat, also known as Balearic house, initially was an eclectic blend of DJ-led dance music that emerged in the mid-1980s.

New!!: Techno and Balearic beat · See more »

Bandulu

Bandulu are a British electronic music and reggae group consisting of Jamie Bissmire, John O'Connell & Lucien Thompson.

New!!: Techno and Bandulu · See more »

Bar (music)

In musical notation, a bar (or measure) is a segment of time corresponding to a specific number of beats in which each beat is represented by a particular note value and the boundaries of the bar are indicated by vertical bar lines.

New!!: Techno and Bar (music) · See more »

Basic Channel

Basic Channel is a production team and record label, composed of Moritz Von Oswald and Mark Ernestus, that originated in Berlin, Germany in 1993.

New!!: Techno and Basic Channel · See more »

Bass drum

A bass drum is a large drum that produces a note of low definite or indefinite pitch.

New!!: Techno and Bass drum · See more »

Beat (music)

In music and music theory, the beat is the basic unit of time, the pulse (regularly repeating event), of the mensural level (or beat level).

New!!: Techno and Beat (music) · See more »

Belgium

Belgium (België; Belgique; Belgien), officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a sovereign state in Western Europe.

New!!: Techno and Belgium · See more »

Belleville High School (Michigan)

Belleville High School is a public high school located in Belleville, Michigan and the only zoned high school in the Van Buren School District.

New!!: Techno and Belleville High School (Michigan) · See more »

Belleville, Michigan

Belleville is a city in Wayne County in the State of Michigan.

New!!: Techno and Belleville, Michigan · See more »

Berlin

Berlin is the capital of Germany and one of the 16 states of Germany.

New!!: Techno and Berlin · See more »

Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall (Berliner Mauer) was a barrier that divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989.

New!!: Techno and Berlin Wall · See more »

Big Fun (song)

"Big Fun" is a song by American electronic music group Inner City.

New!!: Techno and Big Fun (song) · See more »

Birmingham

Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England.

New!!: Techno and Birmingham · See more »

Birmingham sound

The Birmingham sound is a subgenre of techno that emerged in Birmingham, England in the early 1990s.

New!!: Techno and Birmingham sound · See more »

Blake Baxter

Blake Baxter is an American techno musician, associated with the first wave of Detroit techno.

New!!: Techno and Blake Baxter · See more »

Breakbeat hardcore

Breakbeat hardcore (a.k.a. oldskool rave hardcore) is a genre of electronic dance music and a derivative of acid house and techno music, of the late 1980s and early 1990s, that combines four-on-the-floor rhythms with breakbeats, and is associated with the UK rave scene.

New!!: Techno and Breakbeat hardcore · See more »

Brighton

Brighton is a seaside resort and the largest part of the city of Brighton and Hove situated in East Sussex, England.

New!!: Techno and Brighton · See more »

C. J. Bolland

C.

New!!: Techno and C. J. Bolland · See more »

Cabaret Voltaire (band)

Cabaret Voltaire are an English music group formed in Sheffield in 1973 and initially composed of Stephen Mallinder, Richard H. Kirk, and Chris Watson The group was named after Cabaret Voltaire, a nightclub in Zürich, Switzerland that served as a centre for the early Dada movement.

New!!: Techno and Cabaret Voltaire (band) · See more »

Capitalism

Capitalism is an economic system in which trade, industry, and the means of production are privately owned and operated via profit and loss calculation (price signals) through the price system.

New!!: Techno and Capitalism · See more »

Carl Cox

Carl Cox (born 29 July 1962, Barbados) is a British house and techno DJ and producer.

New!!: Techno and Carl Cox · See more »

Carl Craig

Carl Craig is a Detroit-based producer of techno music, and is considered to be one of the most important names in the Detroit second generation of techno producers and DJs.

New!!: Techno and Carl Craig · See more »

Castlemorton Common Festival

The Castlemorton Common Festival was a week-long free festival and rave held in the Malvern Hills near Malvern, Worcestershire, England in 1992.

New!!: Techno and Castlemorton Common Festival · See more »

Cerrone

Marc Cerrone (born 1952 in Vitry-sur-Seine, near Paris, France) is a French disco drummer, composer, record producer and creator of major concert shows.

New!!: Techno and Cerrone · See more »

Chicago house

Chicago house generally refers to house music produced during the mid-1980s and late-1980s within Chicago.

New!!: Techno and Chicago house · See more »

Chris Liebing

Chris Liebing (born Christopher Liebing on 11 December 1968 in Gießen, Hesse, Germany) is a techno DJ, music producer, radio host and founder of the record label CLR.

New!!: Techno and Chris Liebing · See more »

ChucK

ChucK is a concurrent, strongly timed audio programming language for real-time synthesis, composition, and performance, which runs on Linux, Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, and iOS.

New!!: Techno and ChucK · See more »

Classical music

Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of Western music, including both liturgical (religious) and secular music.

New!!: Techno and Classical music · See more »

Claudio Simonetti

Claudio Simonetti (born February 19, 1952 in São Paulo) is a Brazil-born Italian composer who has specialized in the scores for Italian and American horror films since the 1970s.

New!!: Techno and Claudio Simonetti · See more »

Clear (song)

"Clear" is a 1983 electro song performed by the American group Cybotron, and composed by Cybotron members Juan Atkins and Richard Davis.

New!!: Techno and Clear (song) · See more »

Computer music

Computer music is the applications of computing technology in music composition.

New!!: Techno and Computer music · See more »

Continental Europe

Continental Europe, also referred to as mainland Europe or simply the Continent (particularly by Britons, Azores and Madeira Portuguese, Balearic and Canary Spaniards, Icelanders and other European island nations, and peninsular Scandinavians), is the continent of Europe, explicitly excluding the islands of Europe.

New!!: Techno and Continental Europe · See more »

Counterculture

A counterculture (also written counter-culture) is a subculture whose values and norms of behavior differ substantially from those of mainstream society, often in opposition to mainstream cultural mores.Eric Donald Hirsch.

New!!: Techno and Counterculture · See more »

Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994

The Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 (c.33) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

New!!: Techno and Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 · See more »

Cristian Vogel

Cristian Vogel (born 1972) is an experimental electronic musician.

New!!: Techno and Cristian Vogel · See more »

Crossover (music)

Crossover is a term applied to musical works or performers appearing on two or more of the record charts which track differing musical tastes, or genres.

New!!: Techno and Crossover (music) · See more »

Crusties

The term 'crusties' can refer to two distinct, but not entirely separate, subcultural groups.

New!!: Techno and Crusties · See more »

Cybotron (band)

Cybotron was an early techno group formed in 1980 by Juan Atkins and Richard "3070" Davis in Detroit, Michigan.

New!!: Techno and Cybotron (band) · See more »

CzechTek

CzechTek was an annual teknival normally held on the weekend at the end of July in the Czech Republic.

New!!: Techno and CzechTek · See more »

Dance Music Report

Dance Music Report, initially Disco News and later DMR, was a biweekly U.S. trade magazine oriented toward nightclub and radio DJs in the dance music industry.

New!!: Techno and Dance Music Report · See more »

Daniel Bell

Daniel Bell (May 10, 1919 – January 25, 2011) was an American sociologist, writer, editor, and professor emeritus at Harvard University, best known for his contributions to the study of post-industrialism.

New!!: Techno and Daniel Bell · See more »

Danny Rampling

Danny Rampling is a British house music DJ and is widely credited as one of the original founders of the UK's rave/club scene.

New!!: Techno and Danny Rampling · See more »

Darren Emerson

Darren Emerson (born 30 April 1971, Hornchurch, Greater London, England) is a dance music DJ, and former member of the UK electronic music outfit Underworld.

New!!: Techno and Darren Emerson · See more »

Dave Angel

Dave Angel (born David Angelico Nicholas Gooden; 13 May 1966) is an English techno musician.

New!!: Techno and Dave Angel · See more »

Dave Clarke (techno DJ)

Dave Clarke (born 19 September 1968) is an English techno DJ, producer and radio presenter.

New!!: Techno and Dave Clarke (techno DJ) · See more »

Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf (Düsseldörp) is the capital city of the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia and center of the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region with a population of 11 million people.

New!!: Techno and Düsseldorf · See more »

Deep house

Deep house is a subgenre of house music that originated in the 1980s, initially fusing elements of Chicago house with 1980s jazz-funk and touches of soul music.

New!!: Techno and Deep house · See more »

Delia Derbyshire

Delia Ann Derbyshire (5 May 1937 – 3 July 2001) was an English musician and composer of electronic music and musique concrète.

New!!: Techno and Delia Derbyshire · See more »

Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode are an English electronic band formed in 1980 in Basildon, Essex.

New!!: Techno and Depeche Mode · See more »

Derrick May (musician)

Derrick May (born April 6, 1963), also known as Mayday and Rhythim is Rhythim, is an electronic musician from Belleville, Michigan, United States.

New!!: Techno and Derrick May (musician) · See more »

Detroit

Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the largest city on the United States–Canada border.

New!!: Techno and Detroit · See more »

Detroit Electronic Music Archive

The Detroit Electronic Music Archive (DEMA) began in June 2005 in Detroit, Michigan.

New!!: Techno and Detroit Electronic Music Archive · See more »

Detroit Electronic Music Festival

Movement Electronic Music Festival is an annual electronic dance music event held in Detroit each Memorial Day weekend since 2000.

New!!: Techno and Detroit Electronic Music Festival · See more »

Detroit techno

Detroit techno is a type of techno music that generally includes the first techno productions by Detroit-based artists during the 1980s and early 1990s.

New!!: Techno and Detroit techno · See more »

Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft

Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft or D.A.F. is an influential German electropunk/Neue Deutsche Welle band from Düsseldorf, formed in 1978 featuring Gabriel "Gabi" Delgado-López (vocals), Robert Görl (drums, percussion, electronic instruments), Kurt "Pyrolator" Dahlke (electronic instruments), Michael Kemner (bass-guitar) and Wolfgang Spelmans (guitar).

New!!: Techno and Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft · See more »

Devo

Devo (originally) is an American rock band formed in 1972, consisting of members from Kent and Akron, Ohio.

New!!: Techno and Devo · See more »

Digital audio workstation

A digital audio workstation (D.A.W.) is an electronic device or computer software application for recording, editing and producing audio files.

New!!: Techno and Digital audio workstation · See more »

Digital hardcore

Digital hardcore is a music genre that melds hardcore punk with electronic music such as hardcore techno, industrial, breakcore and drum and bass.

New!!: Techno and Digital hardcore · See more »

Digital signal processing

Digital signal processing (DSP) is the numerical manipulation of signals, usually with the intention to measure, filter, produce or compress continuous analog signals.

New!!: Techno and Digital signal processing · See more »

DIN sync

The DIN sync standard, often called "SYNC" or "Sync24" (more rarely "Sync48"), defines an interface for electronic music instruments.

New!!: Techno and DIN sync · See more »

Disc jockey

A disc jockey (abbreviated DJ, D.J. or deejay) is a person who plays recorded music for an audience, either a radio audience if the mix is broadcast or the audience in a venue such as a bar or nightclub.

New!!: Techno and Disc jockey · See more »

Disco

Disco is a genre of dance music containing elements of funk, soul, pop, and salsa that was most popular in the mid to late 1970s, though it has had brief resurgences.

New!!: Techno and Disco · See more »

DIY ethic

DIY ethic refers to the ethic of self-sufficiency through completing tasks without the aid of a paid expert.

New!!: Techno and DIY ethic · See more »

DJ Hell

Helmut Josef Geier, professionally known as DJ Hell (born September 6, 1962 in Altenmarkt an der Alz, Bavaria, DE), is a German house / techno DJ.

New!!: Techno and DJ Hell · See more »

DJ mix

A DJ mix or DJ mixset is a sequence of musical tracks typically mixed together to appear as one continuous track.

New!!: Techno and DJ mix · See more »

DJ Umek

Uroš Umek (born May 16, 1976 in Ljubljana, Slovenia), better known as DJ Umek or simply Umek, is a Slovenian dance music composer and DJ.

New!!: Techno and DJ Umek · See more »

Doctor Who

Doctor Who is a British science-fiction television programme produced by the BBC from 1963 to the present day.

New!!: Techno and Doctor Who · See more »

Donna Summer

LaDonna Adrian Gaines (December 31, 1948May 17, 2012), better known by her stage name, Donna Summer, was an American singer, songwriter, and painter.

New!!: Techno and Donna Summer · See more »

Drexciya

Drexciya was an American electronic music duo from Detroit, Michigan, consisting of James Stinson (1969 - 2002) and Gerald Donald.

New!!: Techno and Drexciya · See more »

Drum and bass

Drum & Bass (also written as Drum 'n' Bass or Drum and Bass and commonly abbreviated to D&B, DnB or D'n'B) is a genre of electronic music also known as Jungle which emerged in England in the early 1990s.

New!!: Techno and Drum and bass · See more »

Drum beat

A drum beat or drum pattern is a rhythmic pattern, or repeated rhythm establishing the meter and groove through the pulse and subdivision, played on drum kits and other percussion instruments.

New!!: Techno and Drum beat · See more »

Drum machine

A drum machine is an electronic musical instrument designed to imitate the sound of drums, cymbals or other percussion instruments.

New!!: Techno and Drum machine · See more »

Dub techno

Dub techno is a subgenre of techno.

New!!: Techno and Dub techno · See more »

Dynamic range compression

Dynamic range compression (DRC) or simply compression reduces the volume of loud sounds or amplifies quiet sounds by narrowing or "compressing" an audio signal's dynamic range.

New!!: Techno and Dynamic range compression · See more »

E-Werk

E-Werk was a techno music club in Berlin, Germany that was held in a former Abspannwerk Buchhändlerhof electrical substation.

New!!: Techno and E-Werk · See more »

E2-E4

E2-E4, released in 1984, is a solo recording by Ash Ra Tempel/Ashra guitarist Manuel Göttsching.

New!!: Techno and E2-E4 · See more »

East Berlin

East Berlin existed between 1949 and 1990.

New!!: Techno and East Berlin · See more »

Eastern Europe

Eastern Europe is the eastern part of the European continent.

New!!: Techno and Eastern Europe · See more »

EBay

eBay Inc. is an American multinational corporation and e-commerce company, providing consumer to consumer & business to consumer sales services via Internet.

New!!: Techno and EBay · See more »

Economy

An economy (Greek οίκος-household and νέμoμαι - manage) or economic system consists of the production, distribution or trade, and consumption of limited goods and services by different agents in a given geographical location.

New!!: Techno and Economy · See more »

Eddie Fowlkes

Eddie "Flashin'" Fowlkes (born 1962) is a techno DJ from Detroit, Michigan, influential to the early Detroit techno scene.

New!!: Techno and Eddie Fowlkes · See more »

Eighth note

'''Figure 1.''' An eighth note with stem facing up, an eighth note with stem facing down, and an eighth rest. '''Figure 2.''' Four eighth notes beamed together. An eighth note (American) or a quaver (British) is a musical note played for half the value of a quarter note (crotchet) and twice that of the sixteenth note (semiquaver), which amounts to one quarter the duration of a half note (minim), one eighth the duration of whole note (semibreve), one sixteenth the duration of a double whole note (breve), and one thirty-second the duration of a longa, hence the name.

New!!: Techno and Eighth note · See more »

Electro (music)

Electro (short for either electro-funk, or electro-boogie).

New!!: Techno and Electro (music) · See more »

Electroclash

Electroclash, also known as retro electro, tech pop, nouveau disco, the new new wave, and Neo-Electro, is a genre of music that fuses 1980s electro, new wave and synthpop with 1990s techno, retro-style electropop and electronic dance music.

New!!: Techno and Electroclash · See more »

Electronic body music

Electronic body music (EBM) is a music genre that combines elements of post-industrial music and electropunk.

New!!: Techno and Electronic body music · See more »

Electronic dance music

Electronic dance music (also known as EDM, electronic dance, dance music, club music, or simply dance) is a broad range of percussive electronic music genres produced largely for nightclubs, raves, and festivals.

New!!: Techno and Electronic dance music · See more »

Electronic music

Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments and electronic music technology in its production, an electronic musician being a musician who composes and/or performs such music.

New!!: Techno and Electronic music · See more »

Electronic musical instrument

An electronic musical instrument is a musical instrument that produces sound using electronics.

New!!: Techno and Electronic musical instrument · See more »

Electronica

Electronica is an umbrella term that encompasses a broad group of electronic-based styles such as techno, house, ambient, drum and bass, jungle, and industrial dance, among others.

New!!: Techno and Electronica · See more »

England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

New!!: Techno and England · See more »

Equalization (audio)

Equalization (British: equalisation) is the process of adjusting the balance between frequency components within an electronic signal.

New!!: Techno and Equalization (audio) · See more »

Euro disco

Euro disco (or Eurodisco) is the variety of European forms of electronic dance music that evolved from disco in the 1970s; incorporating elements of pop, new wave and rock into a disco-like continuous dance atmosphere.

New!!: Techno and Euro disco · See more »

Eurodance

Eurodance (sometimes known as Euro-NRG or Euro) is a genre of electronic music that originated in the late 1980s primarily in Europe.

New!!: Techno and Eurodance · See more »

Flexi disc

The flexi disc (also known as a phonosheet or Soundsheet, a trademark) is a phonograph record made of a thin, flexible vinyl sheet with a molded-in spiral stylus groove, and is designed to be playable on a normal phonograph turntable.

New!!: Techno and Flexi disc · See more »

Fluke (band)

Fluke are an English electronic music group formed in the late 1980s by Mike Bryant, Jon Fugler and Mike Tournier with Julian Nugent as the band's manager.

New!!: Techno and Fluke (band) · See more »

Ford Focus

The Ford Focus is a compact car (C-segment in Europe) manufactured by the Ford Motor Company since 1998.

New!!: Techno and Ford Focus · See more »

Ford Motor Company

The Ford Motor Company (commonly referred to as simply Ford) is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit.

New!!: Techno and Ford Motor Company · See more »

Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt Airport (Flughafen Frankfurt am Main, also known as Rhein-Main-Flughafen) is a major international airport located in Frankfurt, the fifth-largest city of Germany and one of the world's leading financial centers.

New!!: Techno and Frankfurt Airport · See more »

Frankie Bones

Frankie Bones (real name Frank Mitchell) is an American techno and house music disc jockey from New York City.

New!!: Techno and Frankie Bones · See more »

Frankie Knuckles

Francis Nicholls, better known by his stage name Frankie Knuckles (January 18, 1955 – March 31, 2014), was an American DJ and record producer.

New!!: Techno and Frankie Knuckles · See more »

Free party

A free party is a party "free" from the restrictions of the legal club scene, similar to the free festival movement.

New!!: Techno and Free party · See more »

Freetekno

Freetekno is the name of a cultural movement that is present in Europe, Australia and North America.

New!!: Techno and Freetekno · See more »

Freeware

Freeware is computer software that is available for use at no monetary cost, which may have restrictions such as redistribution prohibited, and for which source code is not available.

New!!: Techno and Freeware · See more »

Front 242

Front 242 is a Belgian electronic music group that came into prominence during the 1980s.

New!!: Techno and Front 242 · See more »

Funk

Funk is a music genre that originated in the mid- to late 1960s when African American musicians created a rhythmic, danceable new form of music through a mixture of soul music, jazz, and rhythm and blues (R&B).

New!!: Techno and Funk · See more »

Funkadelic

Funkadelic is an American band that was most prominent during the 1970s.

New!!: Techno and Funkadelic · See more »

Future Shock

Future Shock is a book written by the futurist Alvin Toffler in 1970.

New!!: Techno and Future Shock · See more »

Futurism

Futurism (Futurismo) was an artistic and social movement that originated in Italy in the early 20th century.

New!!: Techno and Futurism · See more »

Futurist

Futurists or futurologists are scientists and social scientists whose specialty is futurology, or the attempt to systematically explore predictions and possibilities about the future and how they can emerge from the present, whether that of human society in particular or of life on Earth in general.

New!!: Techno and Futurist · See more »

Gabber

Gabber, gabba, (from), Rotterdam techno, Rotterdam hardcore or retrospectively called early hardcore, is a style of electronic music and a subgenre of hardcore.

New!!: Techno and Gabber · See more »

Galaxy 2 Galaxy

Galaxy 2 Galaxy is a live electronic and jazz music collective featuring members of Underground Resistance.

New!!: Techno and Galaxy 2 Galaxy · See more »

Gary Numan

Gary Anthony James Webb (born 8 March 1958), better known by his stage name Gary Numan, is an English singer, songwriter, musician and record producer.

New!!: Techno and Gary Numan · See more »

Genre

Genre (or; from French genre, "kind" or "sort", from Latin genus (stem gener-), Greek γένος, génos) is any category of literature or other forms of art or entertainment, e.g. music, whether written or spoken, audial or visual, based on some set of stylistic criteria.

New!!: Techno and Genre · See more »

George Clinton (musician)

George Clinton (born July 22, 1941) is an American singer, songwriter, bandleader, and music producer.

New!!: Techno and George Clinton (musician) · See more »

Germany

Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a federal parliamentary republic in western-central Europe.

New!!: Techno and Germany · See more »

Ghent

Ghent (Gent; Gand) is a city and a municipality located in the Flemish Region of Belgium.

New!!: Techno and Ghent · See more »

Ghettotech

Ghettotech (also known as Detroit club music or Chicago club music) is a genre of electronic music originating from Detroit and Chicago.

New!!: Techno and Ghettotech · See more »

Giorgio Moroder

Giovanni Giorgio Moroder (born 26 April 1940) is an Italian record producer, songwriter, performer and DJ.

New!!: Techno and Giorgio Moroder · See more »

Glitch (music)

Glitch is a genre of electronic music that emerged in the late 1990s.

New!!: Techno and Glitch (music) · See more »

Goa

Goa is a state located in the western region of India, it is bounded by the state of Maharashtra to the north, and by Karnataka to the east and south, while the Arabian Sea forms its western coast.

New!!: Techno and Goa · See more »

Graeme Park

Graeme Park is an historic site in Horsham, Montgomery County.

New!!: Techno and Graeme Park · See more »

Graham Massey

Graham Massey (born 4 August 1960, Manchester) was a member of experimental jazz rock group Biting Tongues once signed to Factory Records.

New!!: Techno and Graham Massey · See more »

Grammy Award

A Grammy Award (originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.

New!!: Techno and Grammy Award · See more »

Hal Leonard Corporation

Hal Leonard Corporation is a United States music publishing company founded in Winona, Minnesota, by Harold "Hal" Edstrom, his brother, Everett "Leonard" Edstrom, and fellow musician Roger Busdicker.

New!!: Techno and Hal Leonard Corporation · See more »

Happy hardcore

Happy hardcore, also known as happy rave or happycore, is a genre of hard dance typified by a very fast tempo (usually around 160–180 BPM), often coupled with solo vocals and sentimental lyrics.

New!!: Techno and Happy hardcore · See more »

Hardcore (electronic dance music genre)

Hardcore, formerly called hardcore techno, is a subgenre of electronic dance music originating in Europe from the emergent raves in the 1990s.

New!!: Techno and Hardcore (electronic dance music genre) · See more »

Hardfloor

Hardfloor is a German techno and acid trance duo, consisting of Oliver Bondzio and Ramon Zenker from Cologne.

New!!: Techno and Hardfloor · See more »

Hardstyle

Hardstyle is an electronic dance genre mixing influences from hardtechno and hardcore.

New!!: Techno and Hardstyle · See more »

Harmony

In music, harmony is the use of simultaneous pitches (tones, notes), or chords.

New!!: Techno and Harmony · See more »

Harthouse

Harthouse is a German record label specializing in techno music.

New!!: Techno and Harthouse · See more »

Heaven 17

Heaven 17 are an English new wave synthpop band originating from Sheffield in the early 1980s.

New!!: Techno and Heaven 17 · See more »

Hi-hat

A hi-hat, also spelled hihat, is a type of cymbal and stand used as a typical part of a drum kit by percussionists in rhythm and blues, hip-hop, disco, jazz, metal, rock and roll, house, reggae and other forms of contemporary popular music.

New!!: Techno and Hi-hat · See more »

Hi-NRG

Hi-NRG (pronounced "high energy") is a genre of uptempo disco or EDM that originated in the United States and United Kingdom during the late 1970s.

New!!: Techno and Hi-NRG · See more »

Hip hop

Hip hop or hip-hop is a Black sub-cultural movement that formed during the early 1970s exclusively by African Americans residing in the South Bronx in New York City.

New!!: Techno and Hip hop · See more »

Hip hop music

Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.

New!!: Techno and Hip hop music · See more »

Hippie

A hippie (or hippy) is a member of a subculture that was originally a youth movement that started in the United States during the mid-1960s and spread to other countries around the world.

New!!: Techno and Hippie · See more »

House music

House music is a genre of electronic dance music that originated in Chicago in the early 1980s.

New!!: Techno and House music · See more »

India

India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia.

New!!: Techno and India · See more »

Industrial music

Industrial music is a genre of experimental music that draws on transgressive and provocative themes.

New!!: Techno and Industrial music · See more »

Inner City (band)

Inner City is an American house and techno group that formed in Detroit, Michigan, in 1987.

New!!: Techno and Inner City (band) · See more »

Instrumental

An instrumental is a musical composition or recording without lyrics, or singing, although it might include some inarticulate vocal input; the music is primarily or exclusively produced by musical instruments.

New!!: Techno and Instrumental · See more »

Instrumentation (music)

In music, instrumentation is the particular combination of musical instruments employed in a composition, and the properties of those instruments individually.

New!!: Techno and Instrumentation (music) · See more »

Intelligent dance music

Intelligent dance music (commonly IDM) is a genre of electronic music that emerged in the early 1990s.

New!!: Techno and Intelligent dance music · See more »

International Standard Serial Number

An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is an eight-digit serial number used to uniquely identify a serial publication.

New!!: Techno and International Standard Serial Number · See more »

Italo disco

Italo disco (sometimes hyphenated, such as Italo-disco, subjected to varying capitalization, or abbreviated as Italo) is a genre of music which originated in Italy and was mainly produced at the end of the 1970s to mid-1980s.

New!!: Techno and Italo disco · See more »

James Pennington

James Pennington, also known as Suburban Knight, is an artist and DJ and producer with Underground Resistance (UR), an independent record label based in Detroit, United States.

New!!: Techno and James Pennington · See more »

Jazz fusion

Jazz fusion, fusion, or jazz-rock is a musical fusion genre that developed from mixing funk and rhythm and blues rhythms and the amplification and electronic effects of rock music, complex time signatures derived from non-Western music and extended, typically instrumental compositions with a jazz approach to lengthy group improvisations, often using wind and brass and displaying a high level of instrumental technique.

New!!: Techno and Jazz fusion · See more »

Jeff Mills

Jeff Mills (born 18 June 1963, Detroit, Michigan) is an American techno DJ and producer He has performed internationally and is known as one of the world's most revered DJs and techno performers.

New!!: Techno and Jeff Mills · See more »

Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis

James Samuel "Jimmy Jam" Harris III (born June 6, 1959) and Terry Steven Lewis (born November 24, 1956) are an American R&B songwriting and record production team.

New!!: Techno and Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis · See more »

Joey Beltram

Joey Beltram (born September 2, 1971 in Queens, New York City, United States) is an American DJ and record producer, best known for the pioneering recordings "Energy Flash" and "Mentasm".

New!!: Techno and Joey Beltram · See more »

John Acquaviva

John Acquaviva (born in 1963) is an Italian-born Canadian DJ, producer, artist, and musical entrepreneur.

New!!: Techno and John Acquaviva · See more »

John Peel

John Robert Parker Ravenscroft, OBE (30 August 1939 – 25 October 2004), known professionally as John Peel, was an English disc jockey, radio presenter, record producer and journalist.

New!!: Techno and John Peel · See more »

Juan Atkins

Juan Atkins (born September 12th, 1962) is an American musician.

New!!: Techno and Juan Atkins · See more »

Keith Tucker

Keith Tucker is an American electronic musician and DJ from Detroit, Michigan.

New!!: Techno and Keith Tucker · See more »

Ken Ishii

is a Japanese techno DJ and producer from Sapporo.

New!!: Techno and Ken Ishii · See more »

Kenny Larkin

Kenny Larkin (who also releases as Dark Comedy) is an American techno producer from Detroit.

New!!: Techno and Kenny Larkin · See more »

Kevin Saunderson

Kevin Maurice Saunderson (born September 5, 1964) is an American electronic music producer.

New!!: Techno and Kevin Saunderson · See more »

Keyboard (magazine)

Keyboard magazine is a magazine that originally covered electronic keyboard instruments and keyboardists, though with the advent of computer-based recording and audio technology, they have added digital music technology to their regular coverage, including those not strictly pertaining to the keyboard-related instruments.

New!!: Techno and Keyboard (magazine) · See more »

Keyboard instrument

A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard.

New!!: Techno and Keyboard instrument · See more »

Kirk Degiorgio

Kirk Degiorgio, better known as As One, is a British techno producer and DJ.

New!!: Techno and Kirk Degiorgio · See more »

Klangfarbenmelodie

Klangfarbenmelodie (German for sound-color melody) is a musical technique that involves splitting a musical line or melody between several instruments, rather than assigning it to just one instrument (or set of instruments), thereby adding color (timbre) and texture to the melodic line.

New!!: Techno and Klangfarbenmelodie · See more »

Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Pha Ngan (or Koh Phangan, เกาะพะงัน) is an island in the Gulf of Thailand in southeast Thailand in Surat Thani Province.

New!!: Techno and Ko Pha Ngan · See more »

Kodwo Eshun

Kodwo Eshun (born 1967) is a British-Ghanaian writer, theorist and filmmaker.

New!!: Techno and Kodwo Eshun · See more »

KPCC

KPCC (89.3 MHz FM) is a public radio station based in Pasadena, California.

New!!: Techno and KPCC · See more »

Kraftwerk

Kraftwerk ("power station") is a German electronic music band formed by Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider in 1970 in Düsseldorf, and fronted by them until Schneider's departure in 2008.

New!!: Techno and Kraftwerk · See more »

Kuduro

Kuduro (or kuduru) is a type of music and dance originally developed in Angola in the 1980s.

New!!: Techno and Kuduro · See more »

Laptop

A laptop or a notebook is a portable:personal computer with a clamshell form factor, suitable for mobile use.

New!!: Techno and Laptop · See more »

Laurent Garnier

Laurent Garnier (born 1 February 1966, Boulogne-sur-Seine, France), also known as Choice, is a French electronic music producer and DJ.

New!!: Techno and Laurent Garnier · See more »

Leeds

Leeds is a city in West Yorkshire, England.

New!!: Techno and Leeds · See more »

LFO (British band)

LFO was a British electronic music act on the Warp Records label.

New!!: Techno and LFO (British band) · See more »

List of electronic music record labels

This is a list of notable electronic music record labels.

New!!: Techno and List of electronic music record labels · See more »

Live coding

Live coding (sometimes referred to as 'on-the-fly programming', 'just in time programming' and related term 'live programming') is a programming practice centred upon the use of improvised interactive programming.

New!!: Techno and Live coding · See more »

Love Parade

The Love Parade (Loveparade) was a popular electronic dance music festival and parade that originated in 1989 in West Berlin, Germany.

New!!: Techno and Love Parade · See more »

Low Spirit

Low Spirit Recordings was a German techno record label.

New!!: Techno and Low Spirit · See more »

Luke Slater

Luke Slater (born 12 June 1968, Reading, Berkshire, England) is an English electronic musician, DJ and record producer, who has concentrated on techno since the beginning of the 1990s.

New!!: Techno and Luke Slater · See more »

Madonna (entertainer)

Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman.

New!!: Techno and Madonna (entertainer) · See more »

Mainz

Mainz (Mogontiacum) (Mayence), formerly known in English as Mentz, is the capital of the state of Rhineland-Palatinate in Germany.

New!!: Techno and Mainz · See more »

Manchester

Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 514,417 in 2013.

New!!: Techno and Manchester · See more »

Manhattan Research Inc.

Manhattan Research Inc. is a two-CD compilation of electronic music created by the musician, composer and inventor, Raymond Scott and his company, "Manhattan Research Inc." Posthumously released in 2000 by Basta Music of Holland, the album contains selected samples of Scott's work from the 1950s and 1960s for film soundtracks, commercials, and for his own technical and musical experiments.

New!!: Techno and Manhattan Research Inc. · See more »

Manuel Göttsching

Manuel Göttsching (born September 9, 1952) is a German musician and composer.

New!!: Techno and Manuel Göttsching · See more »

Marco Carola

Marco Carola (born 7 February 1975, Naples, Italy) is an Italian electronic musician and DJ.

New!!: Techno and Marco Carola · See more »

Mark Moore

Mark Moore (born 12 January 1965) is a British dance music record producer and DJ.

New!!: Techno and Mark Moore · See more »

Marshall Jefferson

Marshall Jefferson (born September 19, 1959 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American musician, working in house music, in particular, the subgenres of Chicago house and deep house.

New!!: Techno and Marshall Jefferson · See more »

Marusha

Marusha Aphrodite Gleiß (born 18 November 1966), known by her stage name Marusha, is a German techno, happy hardcore, rave and eurodance artist/DJ, who had several European hits in the mid-1990s.

New!!: Techno and Marusha · See more »

Max (software)

Max is a visual programming language for music and multimedia developed and maintained by San Francisco-based software company Cycling '74.

New!!: Techno and Max (software) · See more »

MDMA

MDMA (contracted from) is a psychoactive drug of the substituted methylenedioxyphenethylamine and substituted amphetamine classes of drugs that is consumed primarily for its euphoric and empathogenic effects.

New!!: Techno and MDMA · See more »

Metroplex (record label)

Metroplex is a techno record label in Detroit, founded in 1985 by techno pioneer Juan Atkins.

New!!: Techno and Metroplex (record label) · See more »

Michigan

Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes region of the Midwestern United States.

New!!: Techno and Michigan · See more »

Microprocessor

A microprocessor is a computer processor that incorporates the functions of a computer's central processing unit (CPU) on a single integrated circuit (IC), or at most a few integrated circuits.

New!!: Techno and Microprocessor · See more »

MIDI

MIDI (short for Musical Instrument Digital Interface) is a technical standard that describes a protocol, digital interface and connectors and allows a wide variety of electronic musical instruments, computers and other related devices to connect and communicate with one another.

New!!: Techno and MIDI · See more »

Mike Banks (musician)

Michael Anthony Banks, better known as "Mad" Mike Banks, is an American techno producer.

New!!: Techno and Mike Banks (musician) · See more »

Mike Pickering

Michael Pickering (born 24 February 1958, Accrington, Lancashire, England) has DJed at The Haçienda's infamous "Nude" and "Hot" nights and later "Shine".

New!!: Techno and Mike Pickering · See more »

Mille Plateaux

Mille Plateaux is an influential electronica record label founded 1993 by Achim Szepanski in Frankfurt, Germany.

New!!: Techno and Mille Plateaux · See more »

Minimal techno

Minimal techno is a minimalist subgenre of techno.

New!!: Techno and Minimal techno · See more »

Miss E... So Addictive

Miss E… So Addictive is the third studio album by American rapper, Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott.

New!!: Techno and Miss E... So Addictive · See more »

Missy Elliott

Melissa Arnette "Missy" Elliott (born July 1, 1971) is an American singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer.

New!!: Techno and Missy Elliott · See more »

Mixing console

In audio, a mixing console, or audio mixer, also called a mixing desk, audio production console, soundboard or simply mixer, is an electronic device for combining (also called "mixing"), routing, and changing the level, timbre and/or dynamics of audio signals.

New!!: Techno and Mixing console · See more »

Mixmag

Mixmag is a British electronic dance and clubbing magazine, published in London, England.

New!!: Techno and Mixmag · See more »

Moby

Richard Melville Hall (born September 11, 1965), better known by his stage name Moby, is an American singer-songwriter, musician, DJ and photographer.

New!!: Techno and Moby · See more »

Moritz von Oswald

Moritz von Oswald (born 1962), who was one half of both Basic Channel and Maurizio, is a German multi-instrumentalist who went on to become one of the most influential record producers of techno music in the 1990s.

New!!: Techno and Moritz von Oswald · See more »

Motif (music)

In music, a motif or motive is a short musical idea, a salient recurring figure, musical fragment or succession of notes that has some special importance in or is characteristic of a composition: "The motive is the smallest structural unit possessing thematic identity".

New!!: Techno and Motif (music) · See more »

Motown

Motown is an American record company.

New!!: Techno and Motown · See more »

MTV

MTV (formerly an initialism of Music Television) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel which is a part of the "Viacom Music and Entertainment Group" unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom, which it is a subsidiary of.

New!!: Techno and MTV · See more »

Muddy Waters

McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913April 30, 1983), known by his stage name Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician.

New!!: Techno and Muddy Waters · See more »

Multitrack recording

Multitrack recording (MTR)—also known as multitracking, double tracking, or tracking—is a method of sound recording that allows for the separate recording of multiple sound sources to create a cohesive whole.

New!!: Techno and Multitrack recording · See more »

Munich

Munich (also in UK English; München,, Minga) is the capital and largest city of the German state of Bavaria, on the banks of River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps.

New!!: Techno and Munich · See more »

Music genre

A music genre is a conventional category that identifies some pieces of music as belonging to a shared tradition or set of conventions.

New!!: Techno and Music genre · See more »

Music sequencer

A music sequencer (or simply sequencer) is a device or application software that can record, edit, or play back music, by handling note and performance information in several forms, typically CV/Gate, MIDI, or Open Sound Control (OSC), and possibly audio and automation data for DAWs and plug-ins.

New!!: Techno and Music sequencer · See more »

Music software

Music software is the internal programming of computers that supports musical production.

New!!: Techno and Music software · See more »

Music technology

Music technology is any technology, such as a computer, an effects unit or a piece of software, that is used by a musician to help make music, especially the use of electronic devices and computer software to facilitate playback, recording, composition, storage, mixing, analysis, editing, and performance.

New!!: Techno and Music technology · See more »

Musical composition

Musical composition can refer to an original piece of music, the structure of a musical piece, or the process of creating a new piece of music.

New!!: Techno and Musical composition · See more »

Musical improvisation

Musical improvisation (also known as musical extemporization) is the creative activity of immediate ("in the moment") musical composition, which combines performance with communication of emotions and instrumental technique as well as spontaneous response to other musicians.

New!!: Techno and Musical improvisation · See more »

Muzik

Muzik was a UK dance music magazine published by IPC Media from June 1995 to August 2003.

New!!: Techno and Muzik · See more »

Napalm Death

Napalm Death are a British-American extreme punk band formed in Meriden, West Midlands, England, in 1981.

New!!: Techno and Napalm Death · See more »

Neil Rushton

Neil Rushton is a British journalist, DJ, record dealer, record label entrepreneur, event promoter and author who is closely associated with the Northern soul scene.

New!!: Techno and Neil Rushton · See more »

Netherlands

The Netherlands (Nederland) is the main "constituent country" (land) of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

New!!: Techno and Netherlands · See more »

Network Records

Network Records, originally called Kool Kat Records, was an independent record label founded in Birmingham, England, in 1988 by Neil Rushton and Dave Barker.

New!!: Techno and Network Records · See more »

New Age travellers

New Age travelers are persons who often espouse New Age and hippie beliefs, and travel between music festivals and fairs, in order to live in a community with others who hold similar beliefs.

New!!: Techno and New Age travellers · See more »

New Beat

New beat is an electronic dance music term that was used in the 1980s with two different meanings, one a collective term used in the U.S. for various electronic music styles, and the other a reference to the new beat sound: a particular electronic music genre that flourished in Western Europe during the mid-1980s.

New!!: Techno and New Beat · See more »

New Order

New Order are an English rock band formed in 1980 and currently consisting of Bernard Sumner, Stephen Morris, Gillian Gilbert, Phil Cunningham and Tom Chapman.

New!!: Techno and New Order · See more »

New Romanticism

New Romanticism (also called Blitz kids and a variety of other names)T.

New!!: Techno and New Romanticism · See more »

New wave music

New wave music is a musical genre of pop/rock created in the late-1970s to mid-1980s with ties to 1970s punk rock.

New!!: Techno and New wave music · See more »

New York

New York is a state in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.

New!!: Techno and New York · See more »

Nightclub

A nightclub (also known as a discothèque, disco, dance club or club) is an entertainment venue which usually operates late into the night.

New!!: Techno and Nightclub · See more »

Nitzer Ebb

Nitzer Ebb (pronounced or) are a British EBM group formed in 1982 by Essex school friends Vaughan "Bon" Harris (programming, synthesizers, drums, vocals), Douglas McCarthy (vocals), and David Gooday (drums).

New!!: Techno and Nitzer Ebb · See more »

Nortec

Nortec (from the combination of "norteño" and "techno") is a genre of electronic dance music developed in Tijuana (a border city in Baja California, Mexico) that first gained popularity in 2001.

New!!: Techno and Nortec · See more »

Northern soul

Northern soul is a music and dance movement that emerged independently in Northern England, the English Midlands, Scotland and Wales in the late 1960s from the British mod scene.

New!!: Techno and Northern soul · See more »

Nottingham

Nottingham is a city in Nottinghamshire, England, south of Sheffield and north of Leicester.

New!!: Techno and Nottingham · See more »

Octave One

Octave One is a group of American techno musicians composed of siblings Lenny Burden and Lawrence Burden, sometimes associated with their three other brothers, Lorne Burden, Lynell Burden and Lance Burden.

New!!: Techno and Octave One · See more »

Office of Public Sector Information

The Office of Public Sector Information (OPSI) is the body responsible for the operation of Her Majesty's Stationery Office (usually abbreviated as HMSO) and of other public information services of the United Kingdom.

New!!: Techno and Office of Public Sector Information · See more »

Oldschool jungle

Oldschool jungle, or simply jungle, is a genre of electronic music that incorporates influences from other genres, including breakbeat hardcore and reggae/dub/dancehall.

New!!: Techno and Oldschool jungle · See more »

Oliver Lieb

Oliver Lieb (born 1969, Frankfurt, Germany) is a German electronic music producer and DJ.

New!!: Techno and Oliver Lieb · See more »

Optimo

Optimo (Espacio) ('Optimum Space') was a weekly Sunday-night club based in Glasgow, Scotland at the Sub Club on Jamaica Street, as well as a collective moniker for the night's resident DJ duo.

New!!: Techno and Optimo · See more »

Orbital (band)

Orbital was an English electronic dance music duo from Sevenoaks, Kent, consisting of brothers Phil and Paul Hartnoll.

New!!: Techno and Orbital (band) · See more »

Overdubbing

Overdubbing (the process of making an overdub, or overdubs) is a technique used in audio recording, whereby a performer listens to an existing recorded performance (usually through headphones in a recording studio) and simultaneously plays a new performance along with it, which is also recorded.

New!!: Techno and Overdubbing · See more »

Pacific State (song)

"Pacific State" is a single by 808 State released in 1989.

New!!: Techno and Pacific State (song) · See more »

Pacou

Pacou (real name: Lars Lewandowski) is a German techno music producer.

New!!: Techno and Pacou · See more »

Pan Sonic

Pan Sonic were a Finnish electronic music group founded in Turku in 1993.

New!!: Techno and Pan Sonic · See more »

Paradigm

In science and epistemology (the theory of knowledge), a paradigm is a distinct set of concepts or thought patterns, including theories, research methods, postulates, and standards for what constitutes legitimate contributions to a field.

New!!: Techno and Paradigm · See more »

Paris Grey

Paris Grey (born Shanna Jackson, November 5, 1965, Glencoe, Illinois, United States) is an American singer, most known for her work with the Detroit-based techno-music producer Kevin Saunderson, as Inner City.

New!!: Techno and Paris Grey · See more »

Parliament (band)

Parliament was a funk band most prominent during the 1970s.

New!!: Techno and Parliament (band) · See more »

Parliament-Funkadelic

Parliament-Funkadelic is a funk, soul and rock music collective headed by George Clinton.

New!!: Techno and Parliament-Funkadelic · See more »

Paul Hartnoll

Paul Hartnoll (born 19 May 1968, Dartford, Kent, England, and grew up in Sevenoaks) is one of two brothers (the other being Phil Hartnoll), who make up the electronic dance act Orbital.

New!!: Techno and Paul Hartnoll · See more »

Paul Oakenfold

Paul Mark Oakenfold (born 30 August 1963) is an English record producer and trance DJ.

New!!: Techno and Paul Oakenfold · See more »

Paul van Dyk

Matthias Paul, better known by his stage name Paul van Dyk (born 16 December 1971 in Eisenhüttenstadt, East Germany) is a German Grammy Award-winning electronic dance music DJ, musician and record producer.

New!!: Techno and Paul van Dyk · See more »

Performance

A performance, in the performing arts, generally comprises an event in which a performer or group of performers present one or more works of art to an audience.

New!!: Techno and Performance · See more »

Personal computer

A personal computer is a general-purpose computer whose size, capabilities and original sale price make it useful for individuals, and is intended to be operated directly by an end-user with no intervening computer operator.

New!!: Techno and Personal computer · See more »

Pet Shop Boys

Pet Shop Boys are a British electronic pop duo, formed in London in 1981 and consisting of Neil Tennant (main vocals, keyboards, occasional guitar) and Chris Lowe (keyboards, occasional vocals).

New!!: Techno and Pet Shop Boys · See more »

Pete Shelley

Pete Shelley (born Peter Campbell McNeish, 17 April 1955 in Leigh, Lancashire) is an English singer, songwriter and guitarist, best known as the leader of Buzzcocks.

New!!: Techno and Pete Shelley · See more »

Planet Rock (song)

"Planet Rock" is a 1982 song by Afrika Bambaataa & the Soulsonic Force.

New!!: Techno and Planet Rock (song) · See more »

Plus 8

Plus 8 (also spelled as Plus8, without the space) is a Canadian techno record label, based in Windsor, Ontario and founded in 1990 by DJs Richie Hawtin and John Acquaviva.

New!!: Techno and Plus 8 · See more »

Polka

The Polka is a Central European dance and genre of dance music familiar throughout Europe and the Americas.

New!!: Techno and Polka · See more »

Polyrhythm

Polyrhythm is the simultaneous use of two or more conflicting rhythms, that are not readily perceived as deriving from one another, or as simple manifestations of the same meter.

New!!: Techno and Polyrhythm · See more »

Power noise

Power noise (also known as rhythmic noise, noize and occasionally as distorted beat music) is a form of Industrial music and a fusion genre between noise music and various styles of electronic dance music.

New!!: Techno and Power noise · See more »

Propellerhead Software

Propellerhead Software is a music software company, based in Stockholm, Sweden, and founded in 1994.

New!!: Techno and Propellerhead Software · See more »

Public Enemy (band)

Public Enemy is an American hip hop group consisting of Chuck D, Flavor Flav, Professor Griff, The S1W group, Khari Wynn and DJ Lord.

New!!: Techno and Public Enemy (band) · See more »

Pulse (music)

In music and music theory, the pulse consists of beatsWinold, Allen (1975).

New!!: Techno and Pulse (music) · See more »

Pure Data

Pure Data (Pd) is a visual programming language developed by Miller Puckette in the 1990s for creating interactive computer music and multimedia works.

New!!: Techno and Pure Data · See more »

Quadrastate

Quadrastate is a 12" extended play by 808 State, released in 1989 on the Creed Records label.

New!!: Techno and Quadrastate · See more »

Quarter note

A quarter note (American) or crotchet (British, from the sense 'hook') is a note played for one quarter of the duration of a whole note (or semibreve).

New!!: Techno and Quarter note · See more »

R&S Records

R&S Records is an independent record label.

New!!: Techno and R&S Records · See more »

Rave

A rave (from the verb: to rave) is a large dance party featuring performances by DJs and occasionally live performers playing electronic music, particularly EDM.

New!!: Techno and Rave · See more »

Raymond Scott

Raymond Scott (born Harry Warnow, September 10, 1908 – February 8, 1994) was an American composer, band leader, pianist, engineer, recording studio maverick, and electronic instrument inventor.

New!!: Techno and Raymond Scott · See more »

Reaktor

Reaktor is a graphical modular software music studio developed by Native Instruments (NI).

New!!: Techno and Reaktor · See more »

Reason (software)

Reason is a digital audio workstation for creating and editing music and audio developed by Swedish software developers Propellerhead Software.

New!!: Techno and Reason (software) · See more »

ReBirth RB-338

ReBirth RB-338 is a software synthesizer for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS 8-9 and iOS for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.

New!!: Techno and ReBirth RB-338 · See more »

Record producer

A record producer is an individual working within the music industry, whose job is to oversee and manage the recording (i.e. "production") of an artist's music.

New!!: Techno and Record producer · See more »

Recording studio

A recording studio is a facility for sound recording and mixing.

New!!: Techno and Recording studio · See more »

Recoupment

Recoupment is the practice, common in the music industry, of claiming an advance provided to an artist back from that artist rather than (or, as well as) from related sources.

New!!: Techno and Recoupment · See more »

Red Bull Music Academy

The Red Bull Music Academy (RBMA) is a world-traveling series of music workshops and festivals, founded in 1998.

New!!: Techno and Red Bull Music Academy · See more »

Reggae

Reggae is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1960s.

New!!: Techno and Reggae · See more »

Regis (musician)

Regis (real name Karl O'Connor) is a British techno musician and record label boss.

New!!: Techno and Regis (musician) · See more »

Retro style

Retro style (also known as revival) is style that is consciously derivative or imitative of trends, music, modes, fashions, or attitudes of the recent past, typically 15–20 years old.

New!!: Techno and Retro style · See more »

Rhythm

Rhythm (from Greek ῥυθμός, rhythmos, "any regular recurring motion, symmetry") generally means a "movement marked by the regulated succession of strong and weak elements, or of opposite or different conditions".

New!!: Techno and Rhythm · See more »

Rhythm and blues

Rhythm and blues, often abbreviated as R&B or RnB, is a genre of popular African-American music that originated in the 1940s.

New!!: Techno and Rhythm and blues · See more »

Ricardo Villalobos

Ricardo Villalobos (born 1970) is a German-Chilean electronic music producer and DJ.

New!!: Techno and Ricardo Villalobos · See more »

Richard Davis (techno artist)

Richard Davis (born 1952) is a composer and producer of techno music from Detroit.

New!!: Techno and Richard Davis (techno artist) · See more »

Richie Hawtin

Richard "Richie" Hawtin (born June 4, 1970) is an English-born Canadian electronic musician and DJ and three times DJ Awards winner.

New!!: Techno and Richie Hawtin · See more »

Robert Hood

Robert Hood is an American electronic music producer and DJ.

New!!: Techno and Robert Hood · See more »

Roland Corporation

is a Japanese manufacturer of electronic musical instruments, electronic equipment and software.

New!!: Techno and Roland Corporation · See more »

Roland SH-101

Roland SH-101 is a synthesizer from the early 1980s, manufactured by Roland.

New!!: Techno and Roland SH-101 · See more »

Roland TB-303

The Roland TB-303 Bass Line is a bass synthesizer with built-in sequencer manufactured by the Roland Corporation from 1982 to 1984 that had a defining role in the development of contemporary electronic dance music.

New!!: Techno and Roland TB-303 · See more »

Roland TR-808

The Roland TR-808 Rhythm Composer (a.k.a. the "808") was one of the first programmable drum machines ("TR" standing for Transistor Rhythm).

New!!: Techno and Roland TR-808 · See more »

Roland TR-909

The Roland TR-909 Rhythm Composer is a partially analog, partially sample-based, drum machine introduced by the Japanese Roland Corporation in 1984.

New!!: Techno and Roland TR-909 · See more »

Ryuichi Sakamoto

() is a Japanese musician, activist, composer, record producer, writer, singer, pianist, and actor based in Tokyo and New York.

New!!: Techno and Ryuichi Sakamoto · See more »

Sampler (musical instrument)

A sampler (or, in the case of only playback, called sample player or Rompler), is an electronic musical instrument similar in some respects to a synthesizer but, instead of generating sounds, it uses recordings (or "samples") of sounds that are loaded or recorded into it by the user, and then played back by means of the sampler program itself, a keyboard, sequencer or other triggering device, to perform or compose music.

New!!: Techno and Sampler (musical instrument) · See more »

Sampling (music)

In music, sampling is the act of taking a portion, or sample, of one sound recording and reusing it as an instrument or a sound recording in a different song or piece.

New!!: Techno and Sampling (music) · See more »

Second Summer of Love

The Second Summer of Love is a name given to the period in 1988–89 in Britain, during the rise of acid house music and the euphoric explosion of unlicensed MDMA-fuelled rave parties.

New!!: Techno and Second Summer of Love · See more »

Segue

A segue is a smooth transition from one topic or section to the next.

New!!: Techno and Segue · See more »

Sheffield

Sheffield is a city and metropolitan borough in South Yorkshire, England.

New!!: Techno and Sheffield · See more »

Si Begg

Si Begg (born 1972) is electronic dance music DJ, musician and record producer Simon Begg, from Leicester, England.

New!!: Techno and Si Begg · See more »

Slam (band)

Slam is a producer/DJ duo group from Glasgow, consisting of Stuart McMillan (born 1966, Glasgow) and Orde Meikle (born 1964, Oxford).

New!!: Techno and Slam (band) · See more »

Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine is an online publication that features reviews of movies, music, TV, DVDs, theater, and video games, as well as interviews with actors, directors, and musicians.

New!!: Techno and Slant Magazine · See more »

Smart drink

Smart drinks, also known as nootropic drinks, are beverages made from a mix of fruit juices, vitamins, herbal supplements, and a variety of amino acid supplements.

New!!: Techno and Smart drink · See more »

Snare drum

The snare drum or side drum is a ubiquitous percussion instrument known for its cylindrical shape and powerful, staccato sound.

New!!: Techno and Snare drum · See more »

Solid State Survivor

Solid State Survivor was the second album by Japanese electronic music band Yellow Magic Orchestra, released in 1979.

New!!: Techno and Solid State Survivor · See more »

Soul music

Work Music A prominent origin for 'Soul' music as far as the currently known United States were early Slavery year.

New!!: Techno and Soul music · See more »

Sound on Sound

Sound on Sound is an independently owned monthly music technology magazine published by SOS Publications Group, based in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

New!!: Techno and Sound on Sound · See more »

Sound reinforcement system

A sound reinforcement system is the combination of microphones, signal processors, amplifiers, and loudspeakers that makes live or pre-recorded sounds louder and may also distribute those sounds to a larger or more distant audience.

New!!: Techno and Sound reinforcement system · See more »

Sound system (DJ)

A sound system is a group of DJs and engineers contributing and working together as one, playing and producing music.

New!!: Techno and Sound system (DJ) · See more »

Sound system (Jamaican)

In the context of Jamaican popular culture, a sound system is a group of disc jockeys, engineers and MCs playing ska, rocksteady or reggae music.

New!!: Techno and Sound system (Jamaican) · See more »

Speedy J

Jochem George Paap (born 1969 in Rotterdam), known by his stage name Speedy J, is a Dutch electronic music producer based in the city of Rotterdam.

New!!: Techno and Speedy J · See more »

Spin (magazine)

Spin is a music magazine founded in 1985 by publisher Bob Guccione, Jr..

New!!: Techno and Spin (magazine) · See more »

Spiral Tribe

Spiral Tribe is a free party sound system which existed in the first half of the 1990s, and became active again in 2007.

New!!: Techno and Spiral Tribe · See more »

Spirituality

Spirituality may refer to almost any kind of meaningful activity, personal growth, or blissful experience.

New!!: Techno and Spirituality · See more »

Squatting

Squatting is an action of occupying an abandoned or unoccupied area of land or a building – usually residential – that the squatter does not own, rent or otherwise have lawful permission to use.

New!!: Techno and Squatting · See more »

Stacey Pullen

Stacey Pullen is an American techno musician based in Detroit.

New!!: Techno and Stacey Pullen · See more »

Subculture

In sociology and cultural studies, a subculture is a group of people within a culture that differentiates itself from the parent culture to which it belongs, often maintaining some of its founding principles.

New!!: Techno and Subculture · See more »

Suicide (band)

Suicide is an American electronic musical duo, intermittently active since 1970 and composed of vocalist Alan Vega and Martin Rev on synthesizers and drum machines.

New!!: Techno and Suicide (band) · See more »

SuperCollider

SuperCollider is an environment and programming language originally released in 1996 by James McCartney for real-time audio synthesis and algorithmic composition.

New!!: Techno and SuperCollider · See more »

Supergroup (music)

A supergroup is a music group whose members are already successful as solo artists or as part of other groups or well known in other musical professions.

New!!: Techno and Supergroup (music) · See more »

Surgeon (musician)

Surgeon is the pseudonym of Anthony Child (born 1 May 1971), an English electronic musician and DJ.

New!!: Techno and Surgeon (musician) · See more »

Sven Väth

Sven Väth (born 26 October 1964) is a German DJ/producer in the electronic music scene since 1981.

New!!: Techno and Sven Väth · See more »

Synchronization

Synchronization is the coordination of events to operate a system in unison.

New!!: Techno and Synchronization · See more »

Syncopation

In music, syncopation involves a variety of rhythms which are in some way unexpected which make part or all of a tune or piece of music off-beat.

New!!: Techno and Syncopation · See more »

Synthesizer

A sound synthesizer (usually abbreviated as "synthesizer" or "synth", also spelled "synthesiser") is an electronic musical instrument that generates electric signals converted to sound through loudspeakers or headphones.

New!!: Techno and Synthesizer · See more »

Synthpop

Synthpop (also known as technopop) is a genre of popular music that first became prominent in the 1980s, features the synthesizer as the dominant musical instrument.

New!!: Techno and Synthpop · See more »

System 7

System 7 (codenamed "Big Bang" and sometimes retroactively called Mac OS 7) is a single-user graphical user interface-based operating system for Macintosh computers.

New!!: Techno and System 7 · See more »

Talla 2XLC

Andreas Tomalla (born 13 March 1963), better known by his stage name Talla 2XLC, is an electronic music producer and DJ whose work has spanned from industrial music to trance music.

New!!: Techno and Talla 2XLC · See more »

Tangerine Dream

Tangerine Dream are a German electronic music group founded in 1967 by Edgar Froese.

New!!: Techno and Tangerine Dream · See more »

Tanith (DJ)

Thomas Andrezak (born August 4, 1962 in Bad Kreuznach), better known as Tanith, is a German DJ and producer of electronic dance music.

New!!: Techno and Tanith (DJ) · See more »

Tech house

Tech house is a subgenre of house music that mixes elements of techno with house.

New!!: Techno and Tech house · See more »

Techstep

Techstep is a subgenre of drum and bass that was popular in the late 1990s.

New!!: Techno and Techstep · See more »

Teknival

Teknivals (the word is a portmanteau of the words tekno and festival) are large free parties which take place worldwide.

New!!: Techno and Teknival · See more »

Telex (band)

Telex was a Belgian synthpop group formed in 1978 by Marc Moulin, Dan Lacksman and Michel Moers, with the intention of "making something really European, different from rock, without guitar — and the idea was electronic music.".

New!!: Techno and Telex (band) · See more »

Tempo

In musical terminology, tempo ("time" in Italian; plural: tempi) is the speed or pace of a given piece or subsection thereof.

New!!: Techno and Tempo · See more »

Thailand

Thailand (or; ประเทศไทย), officially the Kingdom of Thailand (ราชอาณาจักรไทย), formerly known as Siam (สยาม), is a country at the centre of the Indochinese peninsula in Mainland Southeast Asia.

New!!: Techno and Thailand · See more »

The Advent

The Advent is a British electronic music act.

New!!: Techno and The Advent · See more »

The B-52's

The B-52s (styled as The B-52's prior to 2008) are an American new wave band, formed in Athens, Georgia in 1976.

New!!: Techno and The B-52's · See more »

The Black Dog (band)

The Black Dog is a British electronic music group, founded by Ken Downie along with Ed Handley and Andy Turner.

New!!: Techno and The Black Dog (band) · See more »

The DiY Sound System

The DiY Sound System was one of Britain's first house sound systems.

New!!: Techno and The DiY Sound System · See more »

The Electrifying Mojo

The Electrifying Mojo (b. Charles Johnson in Little Rock, Arkansas) is an American radio personality.

New!!: Techno and The Electrifying Mojo · See more »

The Future Sound of London

The Future Sound of London (often abbreviated to FSOL) is a British electronic music band composed of Garry Cobain (sometimes styled as Gaz Cobain) and Brian Dougans.

New!!: Techno and The Future Sound of London · See more »

The Haçienda

The Haçienda was a nightclub and music venue in Manchester, England, which became famous in the Madchester years of the late 1980s and early 1990s.

New!!: Techno and The Haçienda · See more »

The Human League

The Human League are an English electronic new wave band formed in Sheffield in 1977.

New!!: Techno and The Human League · See more »

The Independent

The Independent is a British national morning newspaper published in London by Independent Print Limited, owned by Alexander Lebedev since 2010.

New!!: Techno and The Independent · See more »

The Rolling Stones

The Rolling Stones are an English rock band formed in London in 1962.

New!!: Techno and The Rolling Stones · See more »

The Spectator

The Spectator is a weekly British conservative magazine.

New!!: Techno and The Spectator · See more »

The Third Wave (Toffler)

The Third Wave is a book published in 1980 by Alvin Toffler.

New!!: Techno and The Third Wave (Toffler) · See more »

The Wire (magazine)

The Wire is a British avant garde music magazine, founded in 1982 by jazz promoter Anthony Wood and journalist Chrissie Murray.

New!!: Techno and The Wire (magazine) · See more »

Theodor W. Adorno

Theodor W. Adorno (born Theodor Ludwig Wiesengrund; September 11, 1903 – August 6, 1969) was a German sociologist, philosopher and composer known for his critical theory of society.

New!!: Techno and Theodor W. Adorno · See more »

Thirty-two-bar form

The thirty-two-bar form, also known as the AABA song form, American popular song form and the ballad form, is a song structure commonly found in Tin Pan Alley songs and other popular music, especially in the first half of the twentieth century.

New!!: Techno and Thirty-two-bar form · See more »

Thomas Brinkmann

Thomas Brinkmann (born 1959) is a German producer of experimental minimal techno music.

New!!: Techno and Thomas Brinkmann · See more »

Thomas Fehlmann

Thomas Fehlmann (born 1957 in Zürich), is a Swiss-born composer/producer who currently lives in Berlin, and has been active in electronic music as far back as the 1980s.

New!!: Techno and Thomas Fehlmann · See more »

Timbre

In music, timbre also known as tone color or tone quality from psychoacoustics, is the quality of a musical note, sound, or tone that distinguishes different types of sound production, such as voices and musical instruments, string instruments, wind instruments, and percussion instruments.

New!!: Techno and Timbre · See more »

Time

Time is a measure in which events can be ordered from the past through the present into the future, and also the measure of durations of events and the intervals between them.

New!!: Techno and Time · See more »

Time signature

The time signature (also known as meter signature, metre signature, or measure signature) is a notational convention used in Western musical notation to specify how many beats (pulses) are to be contained in each bar and which note value is to be given one beat.

New!!: Techno and Time signature · See more »

Tokyo

(), officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan, and is both the capital and largest city of Japan.

New!!: Techno and Tokyo · See more »

Top of the Pops

Top of the Pops, also known as TOTP, is a British music chart television programme, made by the BBC and originally broadcast weekly between 1 January 1964 and 30 July 2006.

New!!: Techno and Top of the Pops · See more »

Trance music

Trance is a genre of electronic music that developed in the 1990s in Germany.

New!!: Techno and Trance music · See more »

Tresor

Tresor (German for safe or vault) is an underground techno nightclub in Berlin and a record label.

New!!: Techno and Tresor · See more »

Trevor Horn

Trevor Charles Horn, CBE (born 15 July 1949) is an English pop music record producer, songwriter, musician and singer.

New!!: Techno and Trevor Horn · See more »

Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks is an American television serial drama created by Mark Frost and David Lynch.

New!!: Techno and Twin Peaks · See more »

U2

U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin.

New!!: Techno and U2 · See more »

Ufo (Club, Berlin)

The Ufo (lit. UFO) was the first Acid House club in Berlin.

New!!: Techno and Ufo (Club, Berlin) · See more »

UK Singles Chart

The UK Singles Chart (titled Official Singles Chart) is compiled by the Official Charts Company (OCC), on behalf of the British record industry, listing the top-selling single recordings in the United Kingdom, based upon combined record sales and download numbers, and from the week ending Saturday 5 July 2014, also includes streaming data.

New!!: Techno and UK Singles Chart · See more »

Ultravox

Ultravox (formerly known as Ultravox!) are a British new wave band, formed in London in 1974 as Tiger Lily.

New!!: Techno and Ultravox · See more »

Underground music

Underground music comprises musical genres beyond mainstream culture.

New!!: Techno and Underground music · See more »

Underground Resistance (band)

Underground Resistance (commonly abbreviated to UR) is a musical collective from Detroit, Michigan, in the United States of America.

New!!: Techno and Underground Resistance (band) · See more »

Underworld (band)

Underworld are a British electronic group formed in 1980 in Cardiff and the principal name under which musicians Karl Hyde and Rick Smith have recorded together.

New!!: Techno and Underworld (band) · See more »

United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

New!!: Techno and United Kingdom · See more »

United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.

New!!: Techno and United States · See more »

Virgin Records

Virgin Records, Ltd. was a British record label founded by English entrepreneur Richard Branson, Simon Draper, Nik Powell and Tom Newman in 1972.

New!!: Techno and Virgin Records · See more »

Visage (band)

Visage were a British synthpop band, formed in London in 1978.

New!!: Techno and Visage (band) · See more »

VIVA (TV station)

Viva is owned by MTV which is owned by Viacom.

New!!: Techno and VIVA (TV station) · See more »

Vladislav Delay

Vladislav Delay is one of the pseudonyms of Sasu Ripatti (born 1976), a Finnish electronic musician.

New!!: Techno and Vladislav Delay · See more »

Warp (record label)

Warp, commonly referred to as Warp Records, is an independent British record label, founded in Sheffield in 1989, specialising in electronic music.

New!!: Techno and Warp (record label) · See more »

WCHB

WCHB is an American AM radio station licensed to Taylor, Michigan, at 1200 kHz, and serving the Metro Detroit market.

New!!: Techno and WCHB · See more »

WestBam

Maximilian Lenz (born 4 March 1965), known by his stage name WestBam, is a German techno DJ and musician from Germany.

New!!: Techno and WestBam · See more »

WGPR

WGPR is an FM radio station in Detroit, Michigan brodacasting a Mainstream Urban format.

New!!: Techno and WGPR · See more »

Windsor, Ontario

Windsor, Ontario is the southernmost city in Canada.

New!!: Techno and Windsor, Ontario · See more »

Yamaha DX7

The Yamaha DX7 is an FM (frequency modulation) based digital synthesizer manufactured by the Yamaha Corporation from 1983 to 1989.

New!!: Techno and Yamaha DX7 · See more »

Yellow Magic Orchestra

Yellow Magic Orchestra (abbreviated as YMO) is a Japanese electronic music band consisting of principal members Haruomi Hosono (bass, keyboards, vocals), Yukihiro Takahashi (drums, lead vocals) and Ryuichi Sakamoto (keyboards, vocals).

New!!: Techno and Yellow Magic Orchestra · See more »

YMCA

The Young Men's Christian Association (commonly known as YMCA or simply the Y) is a worldwide organization based in Geneva, Switzerland with more than 57 million beneficiaries from 125 national associations.

New!!: Techno and YMCA · See more »

YouTube

YouTube is a video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California, United States.

New!!: Techno and YouTube · See more »

Zeitgeist

The Zeitgeist (spirit of the age or spirit of the time) is the intellectual fashion or dominant school of thought that typifies and influences the culture of a particular period in time.

New!!: Techno and Zeitgeist · See more »

ZTT Records

ZTT Records is a British record label founded in 1983 by NME journalist Paul Morley, record producer Trevor Horn, and businesswoman Jill Sinclair.

New!!: Techno and ZTT Records · See more »

808 State

808 State are a British electronic music group, formed in 1987 in Manchester, taking their name from the Roland TR-808 drum machine and their common state of mind.

New!!: Techno and 808 State · See more »

Redirects here:

Experimental techno, Proto-techno, TECHNO, Techno (music), Techno Music, Techno artist, Techno music, Techno rave, Technobabes, Yorkshire Bleeps and Bass.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Techno

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »