The Best Techno Artists Bands/Musicians

The Best Techno Artists

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List Criteria: Only techno bands and techno music artists from any time period

This techno artists list ranks all the top techno bands and musicians by votes. This list of good techno music artists let’s you see who techno fans think are the the best techno artists. One of the most popular genres of dance music, techno emerged in the 1980s in Detroit. Since those humble originas that reflected a changing sound of a city, techno music has evolved to include many subgenres, but it is forever associated with techno. In fact, some of the biggest DJs in the world are renowned techno artists. Over the years, this brand of music, which uses repetitive instrumentals and a central rhythm that drives a particular track. With techno bands' growth over the years, it's hard to see techno music artists going away any time soon, which can also be attributed to the good techno music that's grown over the years.


So, who are the best techno DJs? Any list of techno artists has to include the likes of Sasha & Digweed, Daft Punk, Deadmau5, The Prodigy, Paul Oakenfold, Tiesto and Paul Van Dyk. These are some of the biggest names in techno music and are widely considered some of the best techno music on earth. These techno bands are among the biggest names in dance music (not to be confused with electronic dance music) and remain some of the most important figures in music history.

That said, it's up to you to determine who are the best techno artists of all time. If you like techno music and are familiar with techno DJs, then please feel free to cast your vote. If you notice a techno DJ is missing from this list, feel free to add them. This list answers the questions "who are the best techno bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest techno musician ever?" If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular techno bands that you might've heard of. 
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    Trance music, Psychedelic trance, Techno

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  2. 102
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    Electronic music, UK Garage, Ghetto house

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  4. 104
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    Uplifting trance, Trance music, Tech trance

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  6. 106
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    Deep house, Tech house, Progressive house

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  7. 107
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    Pop punk, Synthpop, Pop music

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  8. 108
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    Synthpop, Gothic rock, Pop music

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  9. 109
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    Deep house, Tech house, Techno

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  10. 110
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  11. 111
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    Olivier Giacomotto is listed (or ranked) 111 on the list The Best Techno Artists

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    Tech house, Electro house, Techno

  12. 112
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    Simon Doty is listed (or ranked) 112 on the list The Best Techno Artists

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  13. 113
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  14. 114
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    Electro, House music, French house

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  15. 115
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    Federico Scavo is listed (or ranked) 115 on the list The Best Techno Artists

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  16. 116
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    Microworld is listed (or ranked) 116 on the list The Best Techno Artists

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  17. 117
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  18. 118
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    Kenny Larkin is listed (or ranked) 118 on the list The Best Techno Artists

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  19. 119
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    Coyu is listed (or ranked) 119 on the list The Best Techno Artists

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  20. 120
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  21. 121
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    DJ PP is listed (or ranked) 121 on the list The Best Techno Artists

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  22. 122
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    Mike Balance is listed (or ranked) 122 on the list The Best Techno Artists

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  23. 123
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  24. 124
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    Electronic dance music, Dance music, Trance music

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  25. 125
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  26. 126
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    Jay Lumen is listed (or ranked) 126 on the list The Best Techno Artists

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  27. 127
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    Schuhmacher is listed (or ranked) 127 on the list The Best Techno Artists

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    Christian Cambas is listed (or ranked) 130 on the list The Best Techno Artists

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  32. 132
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    Phunk-A-Delic is listed (or ranked) 132 on the list The Best Techno Artists

    Electro house, House music, Techno

  33. 133
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    Synthpop, Electronic music, House music

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  34. 134
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    Krautrock, New Wave, Electronic music

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  35. 135
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    Synthesizer, Funk, Techno

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  36. 136
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    Folk music, Electronic music, Reggae

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  37. 137
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    Electronic music, Progressive house music, Techno

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  38. 138
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    Empirion is listed (or ranked) 138 on the list The Best Techno Artists

    Industrial music, Electronica, Techno

  39. 139
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    Contemporary Christian music, Trance music, Techno

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  40. 140
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    Electronic music, House music, Trance music

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    Electro-industrial, Electronic music, Industrial music

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    Synthpop, Worldbeat, Rock music

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    House music, Ambient house, Intelligent dance music

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  44. 144
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    Hip hop music, Dirty rap, Booty House

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  45. 145
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    Acid house, Synthpop, New Wave

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  46. 146
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    Hip hop music, Booty House, Electronic music

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  47. 147
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    Hard trance, House music, Electronica

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    Linda Pearl is listed (or ranked) 148 on the list The Best Techno Artists
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    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Dance music

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    Danzel is listed (or ranked) 150 on the list The Best Techno Artists

    Pop music, House music, Dance music

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