FROM OUR MINDS – TO BE ANNOUNCED TOUR 2023
From Our Minds – To Be Announced 2023 tour is the next evolutionary step in Richie Hawtin’s lifelong commitment to support the development of the electronic music scene. On March 10th, this unique eight-date tour will begin in the birthplace of techno, Detroit, before rolling out to a series of North American warehouses. With a mission to develop and increase awareness of the younger generation, the tour showcases a diverse group of North American underground artists moving the ideals of ‘90s techno forward in their own unique ways.
Barbosa is a Toronto-based DJ, producer, and founder of techno imprint Heist Mode - one of the leading underground labels and event series in North America. With an already impressive catalog, he is already slated for releases with purist labels Codec, Hayes Collective, Prtlwrx, VOIDWARE and more.
Declan James is a Dallas-based DJ, producer, and founder of VOIDWARE: a record label and party series. VOIDWARE has released tracks by artists such as Decoder, Barbosa and DRAKK. James has previously seen him release with Heist Mode, Factory93, Unfaced and Jahanam.
Decoder is a Dallas-based DJ, producer, and founder of techno label Codec Recordings. Codec Recordings has released tracks by artists such as VSSR, Tremor, Ikari and Decoder himself. Last year saw the release of Decoder’s second album “Dark Shape” via Jeff Mills’ imprint Axis.
Henry Brooks is a Detroit-based DJ and producer. Hailed by Movement Festival as one of “Detroit’s next generation of techno artists”, he performed at the festival last year and has performed frequently at Charlotte De Witte’s KNTXT party series.
Jay York is a New York-based DJ, producer, and boss of the label TOCA Records which he co-runs with DJ/producer Decoder. Last year saw the release of his EP “Antiquity” made in collaboration with Forum, as well as solo releases with Canticle, and Codec.
Lindsey Herbert is a Phoenix-based DJ and producer. She held a six-year residency at San Francisco’s Robot Ears and recently became the newest member of the San Francisco-based party, Direct to Earth. Since 2019, she has released music frequently on labels including Planet X, Nechto, Noise Manifesto, Suara and many more.
Michelle Sparks is a Phoenix-based DJ, producer, and co-founder of the party series Circuit which she runs with DJ/producer Juheun. She has released music via Octopus Recordings, Octopus Black Label and Raise Recordings.
Richie Hawtin is a British-born, Canadian-raised electronic visionary who began his career in the emerging techno scene in Detroit. He is the mind behind the labels and platforms Plus 8, MINUS Records and now From Our Minds. And, of course, he is Plastikman. His focus on technological advancement, coupled with the energy he puts into connecting with, and nurturing younger artists, has been a contributing factor in revolutionizing techno and keeping it moving forward.
Saturday March 11 - Toronto, ON, Canada
Ticket link via RA: https://ra.co/events/161962
Thursday March 16 - San Francisco, CA
Frame (Decoder b2b Declan James)