Techno Week 3: “Strings of Life”

by tigermanifesto

1987’s “Strings of Life” is one of the more sublime songs from the early days of techno. Derrick May, an early innovator, released it under the name “Rhythim Is Rhythim.” May continued to be an innovative force in the dance music world after this, but “Strings of Life” remains one of his most indelible contributions.

No advanced culture commentary today. Just let the strings and piano samples handle the communication. Actually, there is one speck of quotable material I would like to include before wrapping up. A-like so:

 

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