released September 13 2013
Ministry of Sound are once again uncovering the breaking dance genres heating up around the country, adding to their digital-only ‘This is..’ compilation series with ‘This Is Techno’ The compilation is mixed by electronic-music royalty Motorik, front-runners in the dance world who not only run their own techno label, but run some of Australia’s biggest and best warehouse parties hosting names life Gesaffelstein, Thomas Von Party and Job Convex . Techno is probably the most wide-spread electronic dance genre. Characterised by fast rhythms, high energy beats and heavy use of samples, techno is the most retro electronic genre with a sole purpose to make you dance! Break out your 80s synths – it’s time for Techno!
When listening to ‘This Is Techno’ expect to hear expert weaving of a swag of tunes from Gesaffelstein, Green Velvet, Simian Mobile Disco, Mount Kimbie, Zombie Nation, Bicep and Siopsis. Motorik have crafted a mix that features key players, old and new, who define the sound of techno today, You are in very safe hands. Need to know more? Motorik will gladly school you in the ways of their world!