Electronic Music Museums To Open In Berlin And Frankfurt

Last April, news came out of plans for the first museum that specifically created to document and exhibit the history of electronic music. The project, MOMEM (Museum Of Modern Electronic Music), was announced to open in Frankfurt. Although there are now also plans by the owner of Tresor to open a similar museum in Berlin at an earlier date.  Tresor founder, Dimitri Hegermann, brought forth the news that he plans to open a museum focused on the history and development and history of electronic music, with the emphasis on techno music and its Detroit and Berlin scene, to open in the German capital, on the ... Read more

First Museum Set to Archive the Electronic Music Legacy

Widely considered a mecca of the scene, Frankfurt will get the world’s very first museum focused solely on the history and culture of electronic music. The city made the official announcement during Musikmesse, the world’s leading musical instrument and technology trade fair. The Museum of Modern Electronic Music or MOMEM is scheduled to open in 2017, further claiming Germanys position as the spiritual home of electronic music. The initiator of the ambitious project is scene-veteran Andreas Thomalla aka Talla 2XLC, who has held residency at the legendary club Dorian Gray and is one of the pioneers of the German Techno scene. Having been active in the ... Read more