Today in Electronic Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • 1896-08-27 Leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor [o.s. 15-08]
  • 1965-03-04 WestBam (Maximillian Lenz), German rave techno DJ
  • 1971-12-16 Paul van Dyk, German DJ
  • 1973-09-28 Jori Hulkkonen, Finnish electronic musician
  • 1983-01-17 Julie Budet, French Electronic-Pop Musician

Deaths in Music

  • 1993-11-03 Leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor, dies at 97
  • 2005-08-21 Robert Moog, American pioneer of electronic music (b. 1934)
  • 2011-09-13 DJ Mehdi, French hip hop and electro producer (b. 1977)