10 Dance Music Producers Who Used to Rock


By Briana Cheng

People often deride electronic/dance music producers for being less talented than "real" musicians (as if anyone has the right to define such a thing). Such people claim that producers have no skill with actual instruments, and that their computer-based work could be done by anyone with a bit of training. Quite apart from the fact that that is patently untrue, many of today's popular electronic and dance music producers do actually have backgrounds playing in bands

From those who left their metal bands to become dubstep stars to those who quit indie rock for no frills club music, here are 10 producers who used to rock.

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