Dan Sicko (1969-2011)

August 30, 2011

Dan Sicko (1969-2011)

Music journalist and author of “Techno Rebels: Renegades of Electronic Funk”, Dan Sicko, passed away on Sunday, August 28th at his home in Michigan at the age of 42. Sicko had been suffering from ocular melanoma.

Dan Sicko’s all too sudden passing has left a mark on the dance music community both in Detroit and around the globe.

He provided us with the first historical look at the gestation and explosion of electronic music around the globe. His impact was real, and his legacy shall live on through his friends, and fans, worldwide. (Buy Techno Rebels at Wayne State University Press)

Ghostly International, in cooperation with the Sicko family, are offering a limited run T-shirt with 100% of the profit directed towards a fund designed to offset medical expenses and supply seed money for an education fund for his daughter.
(Buy the ‘Techno Rebel’ Tee at The Ghostly Store)

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