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Richie Hawtin: How I Play Gear Walkthrough


This feature from DJ Tech Tools goes over tech-master Richie Hawtin's playbook on the technical detail that goes into moving bodies on the dance floor.

This article originally appeared on DJ Tech Tools

We have published a lot of amazing “How I Play” videos over the years here on DJ TechTools with artists including DubFire, Stimming, Chris Leibing, Kink and many others. One of the most common requests has been to do one with with Richie Hawtin. If you’ve seen this techno master on tour and wondered what DJ gear he uses, this video is a good overview. Check out the detailed interview with the founder of Minus and Plus 8 after the jump.

Richie Hawtin: How I Play / Model 1 Mixer

The How I Play interview goes into depth on his setup, but admittedly is a bit focused on his new mixer called the Model 1. If DJTT had cut this interview, we would have gone into a little more depth on other parts of the rig, but the 12 minutes are rich with insights that fits a proper “How I Play” format. Enjoy!


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