Carl Craig ama definirsi un dj, oltre che musicista elettronico e produttore: Le domande di Stefano Epifani ci aiutano a scoprire chi è veramente Carl Craig e come riesce a tradurre idee ed emozioni attraverso la tecnologia.
Carl Craig likes to define himself as a DJ, as well as an electronic musician and producer: Stefano Epifani’s questions allow us to discover who Carl Craig truly is and how he can translate ideas and emotions through technology.
Craig is often described as a creative visionary, an icon of electronic music, a world famous DJ and an ambassador of his native Detroit. Craig is considered the artist who, has been able to define the esthetics of the “sound of Detroit”. Experimenting with the sounds of jazz and soul, Craig has always cultivated, a powerful fascination with the futuristic dimension in his work. This allowed him to build a unique path as an artist and music entrepreneur, producing numerous albums, often in collaboration with other established electronic music artists, and to receive a nomination for a Grammy Award. The Craig style, encompasses a wide range of influences and musical trends. Among his many projects, one of the most innovative was Innerzone Orchestra, with which he first published his influential single bug in the Bassbin, then the album Programmed , in which Craig directed a live jazz orchestra. Carl Craig has been named by critics as “the Miles Davis of electronic music”.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx