Tag: Chris Lieing

Richie Hawtin Speaks: PLAYDifferently, Prototypes, & Innovation

If you were a club? “A dirty warehouse in Detroit.” — Richie Hawtin The forty-five year old Canadian technofile, a highly awarded performer nominated for DJ Awards Best Techno DJ seventeen times, of which he’s won three, a pioneer of the techno genre, artist skinny and dressed completely in black, stands bent forward over his computer on the stage, knee height, looking at his screen like the machine is in his debt. Co-founder of Plus-8 records in 1990; founder of M_nus records in 1998; the sound of X & Y — Saki Samurai — trading card immortality. Now forty-five, here ... Read more