Looking for the best techno music of 2014? Look no further than this list of the top 10 tracks of the year, compiled by your friends at Techno Music Blog.
In 2014, techno music saw a resurgence in popularity, with a new wave of talented producers and DJs emerging on the scene and reinvigorating the genre. From pounding club tracks to more cerebral, intricate productions, there was a wealth of great techno music released this year. Here are some of the best techno tracks of 2014.
What is Techno Music?
Techno is a form of electronic dance music that emerged in Detroit, Michigan in the United States during the mid-to-late 1980s. The first recorded use of the word techno, in reference to a genre of music, was in 1988. Many styles of techno now exist, but Detroit techno is seen as the foundation upon which other subgenres have been built.
In 2010, Pitchfork Media declared that “techno went from strength to strength” in 2010. Techno music has experienced a resurgence in popularity in recent years, with a new generation of producers and DJs taking influence from the sounds of 1990s and early 2000s.
The Best Techno Music of 2014
Techno music has come a long way since the days of bleeps and bloops. Today’s techno is a complex, ever-evolving genre that incorporates a wide range of styles and influences. From the hypnotic minimalism of Berlin to the hard-hitting industrial sounds of Detroit, techno has something to offer everyone.
So what were the best techno tracks of 2014? Here are our picks:
1. “Dazed” by Skream
2. “Lost” by Maceo Plex
3. “Snapback” by Paula Temple
4. “Nocturnal” by Olivier Giacomotto
5. “Towers” by Ingstad
6. “Gates of dawn” byElectric Deluxe
7. “Separator” byChris Liebing & Speedy J
The Future of Techno Music
The future of techno music is very exciting. The genre has evolved so much in the past few years and there are so many different sub genres that it is hard to predict what will happen next. One thing is for sure, the music will continue to evolve and grow. There are so many talented artists out there that are constantly pushing the boundaries and experimenting with new sounds. We can only imagine what the next few years will bring.