Zoë Blade's notebook

Kevin Saunderson


Kevin Saunderson, along with Juan Atkins and Derrick May, is one of the founders of Detroit techno. He teamed up with vocalist Paris Grey to form Inner City.

Under the alias Reese, his track "Just Want Another Chance" introduced a custom Casio CZ-5000[1] patch of his that would become known as the Reese bass.

Equipment list

Pre 1988

Additions circa 1988

Additions circa 1992

Additions circa 1995

Selected discography


  1. "Kevin Saunderson" Greg Scarth, Attack, Aug 2014, p. 4
  2. "The Techno Wave" Simon Trask, Music Technology, Sep 1988, pp. 70—73
  3. "Inner Space" Simon Trask, Music Technology, Jun 1992, pp. 44—50
  4. "Mixing up the motor city" Rob Green, The Mix, Apr 1995, p. 18


Artists: Aphex Twin | Autechre | Derrick May | Fatboy Slim | Juan Atkins | Kevin Saunderson | Kraftwerk | LFO (artist) | Man Machine | Moby | Nine Inch Nails | Orbital | Richie Hawtin | The Future Sound of London | The Prodigy | Underworld | Vladimir Ussachevsky | Wendy Carlos | William Orbit | Zoë Blade

Detroit techno: Derrick May | Juan Atkins | Kevin Saunderson