DJ Richie Hawtin and Loco Dice have announced CNTRL: Beyond EDM – Electronic & Techno(logy) Based Music, a new EDM (Electronic Dance Music) tour that will roll through college campuses this fall. The inaugural tour is said to combine educational daytime lectures on music technology presented by Dupspot in some of the leading universities and colleges, followed by an evening of electronic music. The nighttime activities will feature Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice, Ean Golden from DJ TechTools and others including, Carl Craig, Seth Troxler, Kevin Saunderson, Josh Wink, Victor Calderone, and Paco Osuna.
Topics for the daytime lectures will range from using technology to control creativity, old-school DJ-ing with modern technology, analysis of sound quality and more. Each city will feature special guest speakers including Tiga (Nov 5, Montreal) and John Acquaviva (Nov 6, London Ontario) with more to be announced.

Check venue websites for on sale / ticket info for CNTRL.

DATE CITY COLLEGE // VENUE
Mon 10/29 Buffalo, NY TBA // Town Ballroom*
Tue 10/30 Syracuse, NY Syracuse University // Westcott Theatre*
Wed 10/31 Boston, MA Berklee College of Music // RISE*
Thu 11/1 Washington, DC American University // EchoStage*
Fri 11/2 Philadelphia, PA Drexel University // Electric Factory**
Sat 11/3 New York, NY New York University // Webster Hall***
Mon 11/5 Montreal, QC McGill // SAT****
Tue 11/6 London, ON UW Ontario // London Music Hall****
Wed 11/7 Windsor, ON University of Windsor // Boom Boom Room*****
Thu 11/8 Toronto, ON TBA // The Hoxton*****
Mon 11/12 Detroit, MI Wayne State University // TV Bar******
Tue 11/13 Urbana, IL TBA // Canopy Club******
Wed 11/14 Ann Arbor, MI University of Michigan // Necto ******
Thu 11/15 Dayton, OH University of Dayton // Masque
Fri 11/16 Chicago, IL Columbia College // The Metro*******
Sat 11/17 Madison, WI TBA // The Majestic Theater*******
Sun 11/18 Minneapolis, MN Slam Academy (with UMN EDM Club // The Loft at Barfly*******
*Indicates date with Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice, Paco Osuna, Ean Golden
**Indicates date with Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice, Josh Wink, Ean Golden
*** Indicates date with Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice, tINI, Ean Golden
**** Indicates date with Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice, Victor Calderone, Ean Golden
***** Indicates date with Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice, Carl Craig, Ean Golden
****** Indicates date with Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice, Seth Troxler, Ean Golden
******* Indicates date with Richie Hawtin, Kevin Saunderson, Gaiser, Ean Golden