Toby Amies explores the history of Techno.

Created in Detroit in 1988, the originators of the genre were strongly influenced by the aesthetics of Arthur C Clarke and Fritz Lang, and described it as music with a pulse that drives the inner soul.

But what is it, how do they write it and who likes it?

Broadcast Details

  • First broadcast 20071002 (Radio 4)
  • First repeated 20071006 (Radio 4)