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  • interview June 14, 2011

    Juan Atkins Interview

    It’s usually hard to pinpoint the origins of a music genre, and Detroit techno is no different. But few would argue against the importance of the music of Juan Atkins in settting the tone for the techno revolution. His early … Read more »

  • program June 14, 2011

    Midwest Electric: The Story of Chicago House and Detroit Techno

    It’s been over thirty years since house and techno music exploded out of South Side Chicago and inner-city Detroit, and most Americans still don’t know their dance music history. In 1977 a DJ named Frankie Knuckles moved to Chicago to … Read more »

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