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Wednesday, Jun 6 2012

Richie Hawtin is one of the world's most acclaimed techno producers, with nearly two decades of recorded work that helped elevate the genre into the global juggernaut it is today. But a decade of living in world techno capital Berlin has also put Hawtin — who was raised across the river from Detroit in Windsor, Canada — in close, consulting proximity with the engineers who developed the software that most digital DJs use today. Hawtin's sets tend to elicit both screams and sweat as he builds a relentless pace with his own tracks and the secret weapons of those close colleagues.

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