Kevin Saunderson

Kevin Saunderson

Kevin Saunderson

Kevin Saunderson is an American electronic music producer and considered to be one of the originators of techno, specifically Detroit techno. After growing up in Belleville, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit Saunderson met Derrick May and Juan Atkins and together became known as the Belleville Three.


Check out these amazing DJ trading cards from 19963

Check out these amazing DJ trading cards from 1996

By Katie Cunningham 5th Feb, 2015

All-killer set times announced for Detroit's Movement festival

All-killer set times announced for Detroit's Movement festival

By Jack Tregoning 2nd May, 2013

25 Festivals to Discover Before You Die1940

25 Festivals to Discover Before You Die

By ITM HQ 21st Mar, 2013

Right now, we’re right in the thick of our festival season, with a revolving door of A-list names making the long haul down here. What about when the weather takes a turn for the chilly, though?

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Creamfields’ big finale

By Dave Ruby Howe 2nd May, 2011

After pulling a triple-header over the Easter and Anzac Day extra-long weekend, the 2011 Creamfields festival tour raised the bar ahead of its two final shows in Sydney and Brisbane this past weekend.

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Focus On Creamfields 2011

By ITM HQ 30th Mar, 2011

Debuting in Australia last Autumn, Creamfields is stepping things up in its second year. We hear all about what's in store from the people behind the festival and some of its headlining acts.

Warehouse Festival returns with 2011 lineup1

Warehouse Festival returns with 2011 lineup

By Dave Ruby Howe 9th Feb, 2011

After bringing The Bloody Beetroots back to Canberra last year, the 2011 Warehouse festival will unite a host of big dance acts led by none other than Canadian superstar Deadmau5 in his LED live show set-up.

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Creamfields 2011 festival lineup

By Dave Ruby Howe 8th Feb, 2011

Creamfields festival will return to Australia this April for a run of smashing dates around the country and we've got the lineup announcement!

Kevin Saunderson: Elevated by history4

Kevin Saunderson: Elevated by history

By Mohamad Taufiq Morshidi 29th Jun, 2009

Kevin Saunderson is respected and acknowledged as one of techno’s most influential pioneers, so it’s fitting there’s now a release that properly captures this legacy. 'History Elevate' is a retrospective of Saunderson’s work over the past 20 years

Kevin Saunderson does the Stereosonic after party!

Kevin Saunderson does the Stereosonic after party!

By Kat Loughrey 28th Nov, 2007

The party doesn’t have to stop at the showgrounds, as you can jump on the train and head straight to the Official After-Party for Melbourne's super-festival Stereosonic at Brown Alley.

Kevin Saunderson [Audio]: Still traveling strong

Kevin Saunderson [Audio]: Still traveling strong

By Angus Paterson 26th Nov, 2007

The members of the ‘First Wave’ of Detroit techno are as respected and influential as anybody else in the history of dance, but mainstay Kevin Saunderson is as successful as ever all these years after they got the movement rolling in the early 80s.

Booka Shade & Trentemoller on their way to Australia!3

Booka Shade & Trentemoller on their way to Australia!

By Angus Paterson 21st Sep, 2007

Along with Armand Van Helden, Fedde Le Grand, DJ Mehdi and more. They’ve all just been announced as headliners of the Stereosonic festival in Melbourne, and you can be sure they’ll be making their way around the country!

Godskitchen details announced2

Godskitchen details announced

By Sara Giampa 29th Jun, 2006

Future Entertainment have just announced that for the very first time Godskitchen will be presented over the entire Rod Laver and surrounding arenas on Saturday 7th October.

Kevin Saunderson: a bit of the Goodlife

Kevin Saunderson: a bit of the Goodlife

By Micka K 20th Sep, 2004

You would expect the man who 'started' techno to be a little less modest, now wouldn't you? I mean, you don't just start a genre of music and then settle back and 'do your thing'. Well, believe it, because he attributes the coming together as the "right p

Kevin Saunderson:  The enigmatic e-dancer

Kevin Saunderson: The enigmatic e-dancer

By Micka K 1st Oct, 2003

There are few people in the world of music that can say they've seen it all. Kevin Saunderson though, is certainly an exception to that rule. For this is a man who transcends musical generations. Rezok catches up with Master Reece.

The Detroit Elevator: Kevin Saunderson

The Detroit Elevator: Kevin Saunderson

By Cyclone Wehner 11th Oct, 2001

Detroit's Kevin Saunderson, known as 'the elevator', has uplifted clubbers with his soulful sets of house and techno for two decades.

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baseade baseade said on Thu 19th Feb, 2015
"15,000 records in 1995? (all house techno music etc) - i..."
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DJ Rod Vieira DJ Rod Vieira said on Mon 5th Aug, 2013
"Where's the Dream Valley Festival? It was voted the best ..."
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dirtydoge dirtydoge said on Mon 11th Apr, 2011
"dada life are ok but the acts of the day will be bart cla..."
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roidhead roidhead said on Wed 9th Feb, 2011
"Mayday and Saunderson !^@%^"
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Olivier Olivier said on Thu 14th Apr, 2011
"Umek and Saunderson FTW!! =)"
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