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Techno Folklore: the Making of God Said Give ‘Em Drum Machines

Kristian Hill and Jennifer Washington - two filmmakers from Detroit - on the 12 year odyssey to tell the story of techno's foundations and make "a human story about dance music."

Detroit techno doc “God Said Give ‘Em Drum Machines” debuted at...

An auspicious premiere for this techno documentary of "mismanaged success, damaged friendships, ascendant beats & raw inspiration" in 1980s Detroit.

Norm Talley & Upstairs Asylum: “This Is What the Underground Is”

Powered by rare releases, unreleased mixes and a roster thick with Detroit talent, Norm Talley's Upstairs Asylum is widely hailed as one of the best deep house record labels of 2021. The year before, it didn't even exist.

Upstairs Asylum’s Unity Vol 1 is the best V/A of the...

Norm Talley brings together not just 8 of the best producers from Detroit but some of their best work on Unity Vol 1, featuring Jon Dixon, Darren Abrams, Rick Wade, Mike Clark, Kai Alce, Kyle Hall, Eddie Fowlkes and Santonio Echols.

#TheAgenda What’s going down this weekend in Chicago (October 1 –...

Don't sleep in: Anna, Moodymann, Colette and more this weekend in House City.

Shake Shop launch party with Moodymann rescheduled for October 2

Moodymann, Eddie Fowlkes, K'Alexi Shelby, Joe Smooth, KC Wray and NO:SL33P will play at the Shake Shop Records launch Party October 2 2021 in Chicago.

Moodymann, Eddie Fowlkes, K-Alexi & Joe Smooth headline Shake Shop Records...

Moodymann, Eddie Fowlkes, K'Alexi Shelby, Joe Smooth, KC Wray and NO:SL33P will play at the Shake Shop Records launch Party August 28 2021 at an undisclosed location in Chicago.

Detroit’s finest: Charivari festival returns in August with its best line-up...

Returning August 13, 14 & 15: all of your hero's heroes will be in Detroit for Charivari, the homegrown midwest festival.

Detroit documentary makers pay tribute to Mike Huckaby

Podcast from the filmmakers behind "God Said Give 'Em Drum Machines" pays tribute to the late Detroit producer Mike Huckaby who gave their film its name.

Moodymann, Mike Huckaby & More Headline Charivari Detroit 2020

Make no small plans: Charivari 2020 promises the best line-up yet for one of the best underground electronic music festivals in America.

The Ultimate Detroit Techno History Documentary is Coming to Chicago

Rough cut screening of God Said Give 'Em Drum Machines will debut in Chicago on October 18 2019.

Detroit Techno Doc Screening Rough Cut at Freep Film Festival

God Said Give 'Em Drum Machines takes an unflinching look at the people behind the creation of Detroit Techno. The doc is creeping toward completion.

God Said Give ‘Em Drum Machines: A New Documentary on the...

A new documentary tells the story of Detroit Techno pioneers Juan Atkins, Kevin Saunderson, Derrick May, Eddie Fowlkes, Blake Baxter, and Santonio Echols.

Eddie Fowlkes – A 5 Mag Mix 64

The latest 5 Mag Mix is a set from legendary Detroit founding father Eddie Fowlkes.

Blake Baxter & Thomas Barnett Release Four313

Blake Baxter and Thomas Barnett and bunch of Detroit OGs are getting together. Good records are coming.

Charivari Is Everything You Want From a Detroit Festival

Last summer, while writing a piece on Detroit for the French magazine Trax, I kept hearing from all of my 313 contacts about how...

Movement 2015 Phase II Lineup Announced

Paxahau has announced the "Phase II" lineup for Movement 2015, the Detroit underground music festival held in Hart Plaza, Detroit on May 23, 24...

House, Techno and Backpacks: Detroit’s Backpack Drive and House Music Picnic

The end of every summer gives the promise of a new school year complete with new friends, classes and abundant activities. But for many...

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Premiere: Yuu Udagawa – Stay With Us [Cyphon Recordings]

The debut release from the new sibling label to Freerange and Delusions of Grandeur comes from Japanese DJ and producer Yuu Udagawa. Stay With Us is a heavy, hazy and surprisingly soulful electronic masterpiece from Cyphon Recordings, out February 3 2023.