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

Justin VernonJustin Vernon
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

MadeonMadeon
French

Robert MilesRobert Miles
Swiss, Italian
Junkie XLJunkie XL
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Porter RobinsonPorter Robinson
American

Wendy CarlosWendy Carlos
American

Alice GlassAlice Glass
Canadian
TimatiTimati
Russian

Nicolas JaarNicolas Jaar
Chilean, American
SamphaSampha
British

Neil HarbissonNeil Harbisson
Irish, British

Gillian GilbertGillian Gilbert
British
Hudson MohawkeHudson Mohawke
British

Isao TomitaIsao Tomita
Japanese
Edgar FroeseEdgar Froese
German

Sam SparroSam Sparro
Australian

Raymond EbanksRaymond Ebanks
Finnish
IllangeloIllangelo
Canadian
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Erlend ØyeErlend Øye
Norwegian
Jean-Jacques PerreyJean-Jacques Perrey
French

Laidback LukeLaidback Luke
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Yasmine HamdanYasmine Hamdan
Lebanese

Ulrich SchnaussUlrich Schnauss
German
Sébastien TellierSébastien Tellier
French
Fedde Le GrandFedde Le Grand
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Helen MarnieHelen Marnie
Scottish

BastoBasto
Belgian

DillonDillon
Brazilian
JemJem
Welsh

FayeFaye
Swedish

David WiseDavid Wise
British

ApparatApparat
German

ChuckieChuckie
Dutch