You can’t have a music festival without a rainy day.
By the time I arrived around five, the crowd was partying hard, buoyed by hot, clear weather.
I might as well write my first dispatch from the Detroit Electronic Music Festival while my ears are still ringing.
Patrice Scott DJs, produces, and runs his own label, Sistrum Recordings. He will be spinning at DEMF for the first time next weekend. We spoke by phone.
A phone interview with Detroit minimal techno legend Robert Hood discussing The Omega Man,
spirituality, and his first DJ gig at a reggae club.
An interview with Detroit’s DJ Minx, owner of Women On Wax Recordings.
An interview with veteran Detroit DJ and producer Kelli Hand, owner of Acacia Records.
Vladislav Delay, 3 Chairs, Stacey Pullen, Kevin Saunderson, and Jeff Mills.
Featuring Kenny Larkin, Monolake, and Model 500.
First dispatch from Movement 2007.