Curtis Electromusic Specialities (CEM) is an organization founded by Doug Curtis in 1979 specifically to design and manufacture integrated circuits for music synthesizers. Richie Hawtin is without doubt one of the few producers in all of dance music who has managed to remain relevant with at the moment’s EDM fans whereas sustaining his underground cred among the outdated-schoolers. It helps that he has constructed up among the best our bodies of original work of any techno artist in the business, particularly beneath his celebrated Plastikman alias. Together with his fellow Detroit producers Robert Hood, Jeff Mills and Daniel Bell, Hawtin pioneered minimal techno within the early ’90s, producing the style-shaping basic “Spastik” in 1993 — an austere yet pummeling track so timelessly hypnotic that Dubfire of Deep Dish had successful with a remix of it just a few years ago.
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