Plastikman is the main recording identity of Richie Hawtin, a renowned artist in the electronic music scene. He has been creating music since the early 1990s and has constantly evolved his sound over the years. From his early days of acidic techno to his more recent experiments with futuristic rhythms and off-world ambience, Plastikman's music is always pushing boundaries.
In addition to his impressive discography, Plastikman is also known for his groundbreaking DJ performances. He incorporates turntables, effects processors, and additional instruments like Roland's TR-909 drum machine and SH-101 synthesizer into his sets. His DE9 series of DJ performances have redefined what a DJ can do by utilizing technology to enhance creativity.
But Plastikman's talents don't stop at producing and DJing. He also puts on incredible live shows that combine state-of-the-art visual architecture and interactive technology. These shows explore the connection between visuals, audio, and interactivity, creating an immersive experience for audiences.