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Richie Hawtin

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Monday, January 22 2007

Richie Hawtin: Pioneers of Electronic Music, Vol. 1 [DVD]

While its viewers are left out as mere spectators into this exercise in onanism, the incidental details that seep through the film -- such as his robotics engineer dad designing some of the equipment he uses onstage -- warm up the austere minimalist so that techno is finally given a real human face, however fleeting its glimpse.


Sunday, November 13 2005

Richie Hawtin: DE9: Transitions

Hawtin has not only produced one of the most singularly fascinating albums of the year, but taken the very concept of a mixed CD into unprecedented territory.


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