The man behind the book ‘Techno Rebels’ sadly passes away this morning from his battle with cancer: Dan’s Story: Donations. The music journalist and author of Techno Rebels died of cancer on Sunday. Dan Sicko, music journalist and chronicler of Detroit’s techno movement, died of. Sicko was the author Techno Rebels: The Renegades of Electronic Funk, a pioneering work of music journalism on the topic of techno music.

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There’s certainly a case to be made for these genres’ duality. These two books complement each other extremely well.

Techno Rebels: The Renegades of Electronic Funk

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Impetus for the coverage of jungle could have sprung from the bleep ‘n bass chapter, with the likes of Unique 3 and Shut Up And Dance serving as a bridge, rather than its being tucked way as a footnote at the end.

To ask other readers questions about Techno Rebelsplease sign up. Vladimir Dzalbo rated it really liked it Techho 03, Excellent background for techno heads and extremely well written. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.


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Set up a giveaway. Get to Rfbels Us. When it was originally published inTechno Rebels became the definitive text on a hard-to-define but vital genre of music. I was alittle dissapointed. And how it really, and I guess not-surprisingly, well, how much of all this stuff comes from kraftwerk and 70’s disco. Love Saves the Day: Amazon Rapids Fun siko for kids on the go. But some history I wanted: Return to Book Page. Double and the Kemet Crew would have been more than welcome additions to the narrative.

Bad idea – the reader is left with capsule descriptions at best of many notable subgenres, and as an artifact of the era in which the book was written the late ninetiesthere are several flash-in-the-pan inclusions.

This book is a well-reported and forcefully argued case for the primacy of San techno in the world of electronic music.

Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Ships from and sold by Amazon. Marco rated it liked it Oct 19, Into the World of Techno and Rave Culture. Even better than the rebsls.

Author Dan Sicko demystified techno’s characteristics, influences, and sivko and argued that although techno enjoyed its most widespread popularity in Europe, its birthplace and most important incubator was Detroit. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, technoo engage customers. Amazing recap of the history of Detroit Techno music. Sicko also gave lectures on the techno music scene and served as creative director for the Detroit office of Organic, Inc. May 19, Zach rated it really liked it.


Trivia About Techno Rebels: Most of this info you already know. Ideally, this book would have been split into multiple volumes in order to fully explore the contributions made by each city. Overall, much of the book reads as a who’s who of Techno artists. This book serves more as biographical information about the pioneers of Detroi While I’m glad that a book exists on Detroit techno, it really only skims the surface.

I just wish xicko was a little bit more detailed. Lists with This Book. Mar 03, Todd Johnson rated it really liked it.