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The Best Hardcore Techno DJs 

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Updated June 14, 2019 1.2k votes 340 voters 52.6k views 50 items

Hardcore techno artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good hardcore techno bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top hardcore techno bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Hardcore techno groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all hardcore techno bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest hardcore techno bands of all time, since the most famous hardcore techno artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best hardcore techno music.

You can click on the hardcore techno band names to see more information about that particular notable hardcore techno group. If they're near the top of the best hardcore techno artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top hardcore techno bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the hardcore techno band names themselves.

These artists, like Tiësto and Carl Cox include images when available. Downvote your least favorite artists because they deserve it. If you're a fan of Europe hard techno group Aphex Twin or The Prodigy, make sure you give them some love.

All important, significant and iconic names in hardcore techno music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new hardcore techno bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of hardcore techno, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into hardcore techno music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good hardcore techno bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent hardcore techno bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best hardcore techno bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest hardcore 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 hardcore techno bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Angerfist is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Neophyte is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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DJ Paul Elstak is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Tommyknocker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Scooter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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DJ Zany is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Mistortion is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
Janice Poon added
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The Prodigy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Lady Dana is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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DJ Luna is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Dj Bezerker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
Ian Kozelsky added
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Sascha Konietzko is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Carl Cox is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Altern 8 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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The Horrorist is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Mike Di Scala is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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L.A. Style is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Ultraviolence is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Atari Teenage Riot is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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DJ Hidden is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Rick J. Jordan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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DJ Sharpnel is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Japanese Torture Comedy ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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Greater Than One is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs
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H. P. Baxxter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hardcore Techno DJs