Carl Craig Francesco Tristano Les Siècles  (orkest)
Infiné, 2017
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About Carl Craig

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Carl Craig (born May 22, 1969) is an American electronic music producer and DJ from Detroit, Michigan. He is known as a leading figure in the second wave of Detroit techno artists during the late 1980s and early 1990s. Pitchfork described him as a "techno pioneer." He is the founder of the record label Planet E Communications.

As of 2008, Craig has released over 200 singles and remixes under numerous aliases. He was nominated for the 2008 Grammy Award for Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical for his remix of Junior Boys' "Like a Child".

Early life

Carl Craig was born in Detroit, Michigan, on May 22, 1969. His mother is a teacher's assistant and his father is a post office worker. He attended Cooley High School, where he developed an interest in music. He learned to play guitar and later became interested in club music through his cousin Doug Craig, who worked lighting for Detroit area parties. After hearing Derrick…Read more on Wikipedia