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

Ludwig GöranssonLudwig Göransson
Swedish

Fatboy SlimFatboy Slim
British

Justin VernonJustin Vernon
American
Ryuichi SakamotoRyuichi Sakamoto
Japanese

Flying LotusFlying Lotus
American

Porter RobinsonPorter Robinson
American

Shaun RyderShaun Ryder
British
Chino MorenoChino Moreno
American
Wendy CarlosWendy Carlos
American

Robert MilesRobert Miles
Swiss, Italian

Nicolas JaarNicolas Jaar
Chilean, American

Matt WillisMatt Willis
British
Junkie XLJunkie XL
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Kate RobbinsKate Robbins
British
Alice GlassAlice Glass
Canadian

MadeonMadeon
French

Gillian GilbertGillian Gilbert
British
TimatiTimati
Russian

SamphaSampha
British
IllangeloIllangelo
Canadian

Isao TomitaIsao Tomita
Japanese

Edgar FroeseEdgar Froese
German
Raymond EbanksRaymond Ebanks
Finnish
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Sam SparroSam Sparro
Australian
Hudson MohawkeHudson Mohawke
British

Jean-Jacques PerreyJean-Jacques Perrey
French

Erlend ØyeErlend Øye
Norwegian

Sébastien TellierSébastien Tellier
French
Laidback LukeLaidback Luke
-

Ulrich SchnaussUlrich Schnauss
German

Yasmine HamdanYasmine Hamdan
Lebanese

Fedde Le GrandFedde Le Grand
-

Helen MarnieHelen Marnie
Scottish
BastoBasto
Belgian

JemJem
Welsh
DillonDillon
Brazilian

FayeFaye
Swedish

Mark SpoonMark Spoon
German
David WiseDavid Wise
British

ChuckieChuckie
Dutch
ApparatApparat
German

James MurphyJames Murphy
American