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Interview: Johannes Heil - The Connection of Souls

Sean Bradford | Posted 02.02.2016 | Arts
Sean Bradford

Though the term Techno is credited to Detroit, the genre was heavily influenced from the very beginning by electronic music being made in Germany. So it seems quite fitting that this new sound took hold of Johannes Heil at an early age.

Brooklyn-Based Electronic Music Duo Beacon Set To Play Show at the Majestic Cafe in Detroit

Kelly Frazier | Posted 01.26.2016 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

The Brooklyn-based electronic music duo Beacon is back with a new album titled Escapements, to be released on February 5th via Ghostly International.

The Rise of TechnoDad

Paul Ratner | Posted 12.02.2015 | Parents
Paul Ratner

Are you good at finding just the right app for the task and figuring out why you all have to buy this year's iPhone? You may be a dad. Are you making sure all virus protections are up to date, Facebook privacy settings are checked weekly and YouTube parental blocks are in place? Better shape up if being a dad is in your cards!

Interview: Jeff Mills - The Art in Techno

Sean Bradford | Posted 11.24.2015 | Entertainment
Sean Bradford

Jeff Mills is not the first prolific African American to have found most of his success outside of the United States. Having been collectively responsible for the birth of Techno in Detroit, much of his career evolved as a result of an overwhelming support by both the European underground and artistic communities.

jessica Care moore Mixes Art + Activism 'Tea'

EBONY.com | Posted 10.30.2015 | Black Voices
EBONY.com

A native daughter of Detroit, jessica Care moore first won hearts with her five-time winning streak on It's Showtime at the Apollo back in 1995, after newly transplanting herself to New York City at age 22 a year after her father's death.

The Fight Against Technodespondence

Inga | Posted 09.02.2015 | Comedy
Inga

I have a personal hate-hate relationship with all things technical. Change one little thing on your computer and it's like the butterfly in Australia that flaps its wings and causes tornados in Kansas. Trying to fix it changes enough things to add monsoons in Asia.

A Forest of Rhythm - Into the Valley

Sean Bradford | Posted 08.13.2015 | Entertainment
Sean Bradford

Since it is throwback Thursday, I thought I would revisit one of the musical highlights of the summer, Into the Valley, which took place in Dalarna, Sweden.

The Musical Evolution of Chuckie

Morena Duwe | Posted 07.17.2015 | Arts
Morena Duwe

Diverging from his roots in techno and tech house, Chuckie has also been releasing a series of EPs with ChildsPlay titled Traphall. Though he will still often play techno and tech house during his live sets, he is perpetually striving to expand his sonic horizons.

House Music Legend MK Set For Homecoming Performance at Movement Festival, Talks of Having an Illustrious Career Under the Radar

Kelly Frazier | Posted 05.17.2015 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

While those names have solidified their place as the roots of Detroit electronic music, there's another producer coming from that era those career has been just as illustrious, albeit understated, with 100s of remixes to his credit. His name is Marc Kinchen.

Detroit Techno Pioneer Kevin Saunderson Speaks of Inspiration With ORIGIN's Curated Stage at Detroit's Movement Festival

Kelly Frazier | Posted 05.14.2015 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

Recently, I was able to chat with Saunderson about the ORIGIN's stage and how collaboration is important to progress in music.

Electronic Music Artist Fort Romeau to Play Movement Festival, New Album Out Now on Ghostly International

Kelly Frazier | Posted 05.13.2015 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

There's an emotive vivaciousness about the music of Mike Greene, better known as Fort Romeau. Still a fresh face in the electronic music realms, the London-based DJ-producer is an old soul when it comes to the passion behind his music endeavors.

Electronic Music Legend Josh Wink Set to Play Movement Festival in Detroit, Speaks of Fatherhood and His Music Influence

Kelly Frazier | Posted 05.11.2015 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

It's been a long road for legendary techno DJ-producer Josh Wink, with well over 20 years in the game, but his constant desire to be a student of music has influenced generations of electronic music fans and artists alike.

Notabli: An Example of Successful Design Driven Entrepreneurship

Rich Nadworny | Posted 06.27.2015 | Business
Rich Nadworny

One of the more fascinating pieces of data I've seen in a while showed that design-driven companies outperform the S&P by 228% over 10 years.

Ultra HD 4K TVs: How Do They Impact the Consumers And Your Business?

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 06.02.2015 | Technology
Jonha Revesencio

Ultra HD 4K TVs have been a rising trend for the past two years, but reviews from experts and consumers have been mixed regarding this new technology.

SXSW Health and MedTech: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Erin Sharoni | Posted 05.19.2015 | Technology
Erin Sharoni

Like an increasingly gnarly chia pet, SXSW has exploded in scope at an exponential pace. The massive set of film, music and interactive technology conferences have taken over the city of Austin each year since 1987, so it should come as no surprise that in 2015 yet another joined the fray: the Health & MedTech Expo.

Midnight Tea Party in Los Angeles on 12/20

Morena Duwe | Posted 02.21.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

On Saturday, December 20th, Hold:Space presented a Midnight Tea Party with musical acts Pumpkin, Tara Brooks, Cameron St. Denis, LampShady, Leorosa, Coyoti and many more.

Winter Love Soulstice Free Beach Celebration in Long Beach on 12/21

Morena Duwe | Posted 02.22.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

On December 21, Subtract Music, Light Tribe and Ohm Bass came together to throw a free and completely magical beach party celebrating the winter solstice as well as the longest night since 1912.

Beyond Avicii: The Swedish Techno Mafia

Sean Bradford | Posted 02.01.2015 | Entertainment
Sean Bradford

What I heard this fall blasting out of Stockholm's sound systems and into the night was an evolution of this sound... into a vibrant, groovy and danceable techno.

A Breakdancer and A Statue Have It Out In An Epic Dance Battle, And It's Pure Art

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.09.2014 | Good News

Get ready to witness the freshest moves brought to you by a B-boy and ... a statue? In a video uploaded to YouTube, breakdancer "Noster" dance bat...

Swiss in New York -- Yeah

Nancy Cohen-koan | Posted 07.20.2014 | Arts
Nancy Cohen-koan

Dieter Meier, known as the Godfather of techno pop along with collaborator Boris Blank, kept Le Poisson Rouge jumping Sunday night, though the uber polite Swiss obeyed the New York cabaret laws and didn't dance.

Q&A With John Digweed: Back to the 'City That Never Sleeps'

Sleepy & Boo | Posted 05.06.2014 | Entertainment
Sleepy & Boo

It's not hard to understand why John Digweed has created such a loyal and widespread network of fans who can't seem to get enough of his music. In a world of over-the-top festival stages and look-at-me performers, Digweed provides the antithesis.

Brooklyn Electronic Music Duo CREEP Featuring Detroit Born DJ/Producer Lauren Flax Releases Debut Album Echoes

Kelly Frazier | Posted 02.25.2014 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

CREEP is the lush brainchild of Detroit born electronic music DJ/producer Lauren Flax, who now calls New York her home, along with fellow Brooklyni...

An Interview With New York City Nightlife Guru, Rob Fernandez

Zoe Wilder | Posted 02.23.2014 | Entertainment
Zoe Wilder

Rob Fernandez knows a little something about this, as he's cultivated the New York City nightlife for two decades now. Chances are, if you like to party and appreciate house music, you've danced into the wee hours of the morning at one of his events.

Q&A With Claude VonStroke: American Dirtybird

Sleepy & Boo | Posted 05.15.2014 | Entertainment
Sleepy & Boo

Claude VonStroke is the boss of the infamous ragtag Dirtybird records crew.Born out of a series of free BBQ parties at Golden Gate Park, Dirtybird has been releasing music since 2005, carving out a very distinct niche in international underground scene.

This Might Be The Funniest Thing From The 'Anchorman 2' Press Tour

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 12.20.2013 | Entertainment

When German DJ Flula Borg sat down to interview the cast of "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues," he decided to dispense with the whole interview thing...