Concerts

Techno pioneer Kevin Saunderson on how dance music has gone from an analog to a digital world

Widely recognized as one of the originators of techno and a giant in the evolution of electronic-music culture, Kevin Saunderson (along with childhood friends Derrick May and Juan Atkins) began creating and performing his own unique style of kinetic, heavily percussive, sample-based dance music in Detroit nightclubs during the mid-1980s.

See also: - Saturday: Kevin Saunderson at Cassleman's Bar & Venue, 9/15/12 - Great American Techno Festival lineup revealed

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