Tag: Kyle Hall

Odyssia Festival Podcast By François K

Born and raised in France, François K’s passion for music led to playing the drums during his teen years. After moving to the US in 1975, François K quickly tried his hands at DJing in the competitive world of New York City nightlife. Once this happened, his career skyrocketed, and he quickly made DJing his full-time occupation. Since that time François K has amassed a massive CV within the scene, including performances at the likes of Paradise Garage, The Loft, Better Days, Studio 54, Les Mouches, Buttermilk Bottom, AM-PM, and New Jersey’s famed Zanzibar. His studio proficineny has seem hi ... Read more

“Detroit Techno Week” Officially Announced In Motor City

Coinciding with the city’s annual dance celebration ‘Movement,’ Detroit has declared this week as its official “Detroit Techno Week”. Mayor Mike Duggan has described Movement as “one of the world’s most recognized electronic music festivals” that “celebrate the rich culture of techno, which was created in the city of Detroit.” Obviously, Detroit’s influence on electronic music cannot be understated, particularly coming from “The Belleville Three” (Juan Atkins, Derrick May and Kevin Saunderson), but any number of artists can also lay their claim in this history (Jeff Mills, Carl Craig, Stacey Pullen, amongst many, many more). Movement, which goes down this weekend, features a heavy ... Read more