Techno

Techno music is a type of electronic and dance music. It emphasizes rhythm and utilizes advancements in music technology and production. It is a mainly instrumental genre, usually reliant on DJ mixes. Techno was developed in and around Detroit, Michigan in the 1980s, and utilizes a myriad of synthesizers, drum machines, multi-tracking, and hardware sequencers. Its main tenets include the use of electronic instruments and the uniformity of a common drum beat. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Vitalic

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Saturday 31 January 2015
Laidback LukeConcert The Mid
Chicago, United States
41.887135 -87.64781
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Martin Buttrich
Martin ButtrichConcert
Flash
Washington DC, United States
38.916182 -77.02143
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Thursday 5 February 2015
Henry SaizConcert Flash
Washington DC, United States
38.916182 -77.02143

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Friday 6 February 2015
Claude VonStroke
Justin Martin, Worthy, Kill Frenzy, Christian Martin, J.PhlipConcert
Mezzanine
San Francisco CA, United States
37.782348 -122.408059
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Saturday 7 February 2015
As You Like It with Robag Wruhme
Robag Wruhme, Daniel Bell, The Black Madonna, Olin, Bells & Whistles, Rich Korach, Sassmouth, Steve MizekConcert
Public Works
San Francisco, United States
37.771063 -122.419676

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Thursday 12 February 2015
INPUT | Claude VonStroke/ Kill Frenzy at Output with Yahtzel in the Panther Room
Claude VonStroke, Yahtzel, Kill FrenzyConcert
Output
Brooklyn, New York, United States
40.722326 -73.957724
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  • TaaviChan

    Man, you think that's bad (well, it is)... Just look here: http://www.last.fm/music/Neutral+Milk+Hotel/Everything+Is/+tags

    last month
  • Vaporblackwater

    Yeah exactly. There's a reason why techno has a different name than electronic dance but someone long ago decided to screw that term up.

    last month
  • KaptenTR

    No, kids, techno is not a synonym for electronic dance music.

    last month
  • ringwraith10

    @Bubimann: But somehow it's one of the tags with the least amount of arguing in its shoutbox...

    last month
  • FuckYou__

    http://www.last.fm/group/Trap+Nation

    December 2014
  • techno-and-more

    discover new music: e.g. start playing my library and read up links on my profile (e.g. my "music neighbour evolution" page, you can see there which neighbours stay same over time + listen also to their libraries, ...)

    November 2014
  • bythm

    Descubre THE HOLE MUSIC :) soundcloud.com/theholerecords facebook.com/theholemusic beatport.com/label/the-hole-music/40666

    October 2014
  • prettybarf

    fuck me this is the worst self-promotion in a shoutbox i've ever seen [2]

    September 2014
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