- Disco / Cosmic
Visionquest are Seth Troxler, Ryan Crosson, Shaun Reeves and Lee Curtiss, the most innovative and exciting new breed of DJ/producers to come out of the city of Detroit in a generation. Last year their remix of Kikis Good Voodoo on bpitch control was one of the summers biggest underground hits and together they have released tracks on leading labels like Crosstown Rebels, Spectral Sound, Get Physical, circus company, Supplement Facts, Wolf+Lamb, Wagon Repair and Minus. Both individually and together they play regularly at clubs the world over like Fabric (London), Watergate (Berlin), Cityfox (Zurich), Tenax (Florence), Fiesta Privada (Rome), Cocoon (Frankfurt) and Circoloco@Dc10 (Ibiza) as well as holding their weekly Soulshower residency at Club Der Visonaere in Berlin. Their Visionquest party at the Old Miami at this years Detroit Electronic Music Festival brought together many of the scenes freshest talent in a spirit of friendship, fun and radical progression, much needed in a scene so easy to stagnate.First up a Bit of history... for over two decades the city of Detroit, Michigan has been the home and birthplace of Techno. In the mid eighties, inspired by German electronic bands like kraftwerk and Tangerine Dream, the Bellville Three (named after their high school), Juan Atkins, Kevin Saunderson and Derrick May started experimenting with synthesisers and drum machines establishing a musical soundscape that was soon hailed as techno.