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

MobyMoby
American

Shaun RyderShaun Ryder
British

Fatboy SlimFatboy Slim
British

Ludwig GöranssonLudwig Göransson
Swedish
Justin VernonJustin Vernon
American

Phil ElverumPhil Elverum
American

Chino MorenoChino Moreno
American

Ryuichi SakamotoRyuichi Sakamoto
Japanese
The Blessed MadonnaThe Blessed Madonna
American
Flying LotusFlying Lotus
American

Robert MilesRobert Miles
Swiss, Italian

Wendy CarlosWendy Carlos
American

Matt WillisMatt Willis
British
Peggy GouPeggy Gou
South Korean

Porter RobinsonPorter Robinson
American
Junkie XLJunkie XL
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Nicolas JaarNicolas Jaar
Chilean, American

Alice GlassAlice Glass
Canadian
Kate RobbinsKate Robbins
British

Gillian GilbertGillian Gilbert
British
MadeonMadeon
French

SamphaSampha
British

TimatiTimati
Russian
Robert MoogRobert Moog
American
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Hudson MohawkeHudson Mohawke
British
Edgar FroeseEdgar Froese
German, Russian

Sébastien TellierSébastien Tellier
French

Isao TomitaIsao Tomita
Japanese

Raymond EbanksRaymond Ebanks
Finnish
Sam SparroSam Sparro
Australian

Erlend ØyeErlend Øye
Norwegian

IllangeloIllangelo
Canadian

Jean-Jacques PerreyJean-Jacques Perrey
French

Ulrich SchnaussUlrich Schnauss
German
Laidback LukeLaidback Luke
-

Yasmine HamdanYasmine Hamdan
Lebanese
Helen MarnieHelen Marnie
Scottish

Fedde Le GrandFedde Le Grand
-

BastoBasto
Belgian
Mark SpoonMark Spoon
German

JemJem
Welsh
GG MagreeGG Magree
Australian

DillonDillon
Brazilian

FayeFaye
Swedish

David WiseDavid Wise
British

ApparatApparat
German
ChuckieChuckie
Dutch

James MurphyJames Murphy
American

Ela MinusEla Minus
Colombian