List of famous electronic musicians with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Electronic musicians employ electronic musical instruments like telharmonium, electric guitar, Hammond organ, sampler, synthesizer, electronic drum set and loopers to produce sound effects. Processes like recording and editing on tape are indispensable parts of an electronic musician’s job. Electronic musicians produce music from a number of sound resources like microphones and microprocessors. They widely employ computer technology to create music from electronic musical instruments. By utilizing digital computers, they play a significant role regarding synthesis of sound. This type of computer is truly advantageous in introducing innovative changes in musical expression. With the application of sign-bit extraction technique, they produce serious musical content. The other two techniques that they use to produce sound, through computers, are digital-to-analogue conversion and hybrid digital-analogue system. Electronic musicians have crucial role in composing scores for concerts, theatre, film, television and different types of multimedia works that represent the amalgamation of different audiovisual techniques. Armed with latest technical instruments, they record electronic and micro phoned sound to modify them through modulation, reverberation and filtering. They then re-record them to give the produced music a complete form. What follows is a collection of the biographies, timelines, trivia and other information about the professional and personal lives of some of the world’s most famous electronic musicians.

DJ Yella DJ Yella
American

Peaches Peaches
Canadian

Tessa ThompsonTessa Thompson
American
Phil ElverumPhil Elverum
American

Shaun RyderShaun Ryder
British

Ludwig GöranssonLudwig Göransson
Swedish
Flying LotusFlying Lotus
American

Kate RobbinsKate Robbins
British
Ryuichi SakamotoRyuichi Sakamoto
Japanese

Chino MorenoChino Moreno
American

Robert MilesRobert Miles
Swiss, Italian

Junkie XLJunkie XL
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Wendy CarlosWendy Carlos
American
TimatiTimati
Russian

MadeonMadeon
French

Alice GlassAlice Glass
Canadian

Nicolas JaarNicolas Jaar
Chilean, American
Neil HarbissonNeil Harbisson
Irish, British

Gillian GilbertGillian Gilbert
British
Hudson MohawkeHudson Mohawke
British

Edgar FroeseEdgar Froese
German

Raymond EbanksRaymond Ebanks
Finnish
Sam SparroSam Sparro
Australian

Erlend ØyeErlend Øye
Norwegian
Jean-Jacques PerreyJean-Jacques Perrey
French

Laidback LukeLaidback Luke
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Sébastien TellierSébastien Tellier
French
Ulrich SchnaussUlrich Schnauss
German
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Fedde Le GrandFedde Le Grand
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IllangeloIllangelo
Canadian

Yasmine HamdanYasmine Hamdan
Lebanese

Helen MarnieHelen Marnie
Scottish

BastoBasto
Belgian
DillonDillon
Brazilian
JemJem
Welsh

David WiseDavid Wise
British

ApparatApparat
German

ChuckieChuckie
Dutch