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

Fatboy SlimFatboy Slim
British

Ludwig GöranssonLudwig Göransson
Swedish

Shaun RyderShaun Ryder
British

Kate RobbinsKate Robbins
British
Phil ElverumPhil Elverum
American

Ryuichi SakamotoRyuichi Sakamoto
Japanese

Flying LotusFlying Lotus
American

Justin VernonJustin Vernon
American
Chino MorenoChino Moreno
American
Porter RobinsonPorter Robinson
American

Robert MilesRobert Miles
Swiss, Italian

Wendy CarlosWendy Carlos
American

Nicolas JaarNicolas Jaar
Chilean, American
Junkie XLJunkie XL
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Matt WillisMatt Willis
British
MadeonMadeon
French

Alice GlassAlice Glass
Canadian

Gillian GilbertGillian Gilbert
British
SamphaSampha
British

TimatiTimati
Russian
IllangeloIllangelo
Canadian

Edgar FroeseEdgar Froese
German

Isao TomitaIsao Tomita
Japanese
Hudson MohawkeHudson Mohawke
British
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Sam SparroSam Sparro
Australian
Jean-Jacques PerreyJean-Jacques Perrey
French

Erlend ØyeErlend Øye
Norwegian

Raymond EbanksRaymond Ebanks
Finnish

Ulrich SchnaussUlrich Schnauss
German
Sébastien TellierSébastien Tellier
French

Laidback LukeLaidback Luke
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Yasmine HamdanYasmine Hamdan
Lebanese

Fedde Le GrandFedde Le Grand
-

Helen MarnieHelen Marnie
Scottish
Mark SpoonMark Spoon
German

BastoBasto
Belgian
DillonDillon
Brazilian

JemJem
Welsh

David WiseDavid Wise
British
FayeFaye
Swedish

ChuckieChuckie
Dutch
ApparatApparat
German

James MurphyJames Murphy
American