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Real Scenes

Los Angeles

In fall of 2015, RA crisscrossed Los Angeles' neighborhoods, gathering the perspectives of artists, promoters, record shop owners and historians on topics such as mainstream vs. underground music culture, the resurgence of Downtown LA, the West as a haven for free-thinking experimentalism, and the unexpected opportunities afforded by the city's vast sprawl. Alongside the documentary, RA also captured performances from a couple of the film's subjects. Gifted & Blessed is an Inglewood resident with roots in hip-hop who makes hypnotic, new age dance music. Hypoxia is the John Carpenter-inspired ambient alias of the well-regarded techno producer Drumcell. They each played live on vintage analog gear at RA's Los Angeles HQ.

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28:30
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E8: Bristol

The eyes of the world have turned to the UK in recent years and have found some of the most exciting, genre-defying young artists to emerge from electronic music.
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E7: Paris

Partygoers are now finally traveling to the suburbs, beyond the Paris Périphérique -- the road that encircles the city -- in search of a good time. It's a shift in attitude that has made Paris fun again.
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E5: Berlin

This episode of "Real Scenes" visits one of the most special places for electronic music in the world: Berlin.
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51:44
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E4: Johannesburg

South Africans are the biggest consumers of house music in the world, and Johannesburg is the beating heart of their scene.
Real Scenes: Tokyo
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29:43
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E3: Tokyo

Meet the DJs, promoters and producers who have been affected by Tokyo's ban on dancing.
Mexico City
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29:55
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E2: Mexico City

Despite being a vibrant global metropolis, Mexico City's electronic music scene has yet to truly flourish.
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25:50
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E9: Detroit

Take a trip to the birthplace of techno.
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27:40
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E6: New York

As the birthplace of disco and hip-hop and the home of legendary nightclubs like the Paradise Garage, Limelight, and Twilo, the city has long been part of the cultural fabric.
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