The Detroit Sound Project to host Screening, VIP Reception, Fundraiser & Party for the Independent

DETROIT - May 20, 2013 - PRLog -- The pulsating beats and excitement of Techno and House Music is captured in the upcoming TechnoMECCA: The Detroit Sound Project. This is a feature length documentary on Detroit, the birthplace of Techno, the culture it came from, and its influence on music around the world. A sneak peak viewing of clips from the film, VIP reception, party and fundraiser will take place during Detroit Techno Week on Friday May 24, 2013 at 7pm at the famous 1515 Broadway Theater.

Attendees will get also get a glimpse of the producers’ journey exploring the electronic music history from its Detroit roots all the way to South Africa in this hour long episode of “First Time Africa” which is scheduled to air on the Africa Channel in the summer of 2013. “We get an opportunity to tell our story as Detroit filmmakers about our recent trip to Cape Town and Johannesburg to interview superstar DJs Richie Hawtin and Black Coffee,” explains Producer/Director Kristian R. Hill.

The producers of Detroit Sound Project are asking for community support of this event. In addition to attending this event, individuals and businesses across the World can help show why Detroit was and still is the World’s music Mecca by donating money, products, services or auction items or becoming a new sponsor or strategic partner. It is our mission to help reprogram the media and produce content that shows the beautiful side of what the world views as one of the most dangerous cities in America,” states Executive Producer Jennifer Washington  “…and it’s going to take the support of the community in order for this pro-Detroit film to see the light of day,” she continues.

Seating is limited for this historic sneak preview. Tickets/donations are $11 in advance at and available at the door for only $15! Doors open at 7pm and following the sneak preview, there will be an official launch to the campaign, intriguing Q & A, silent auction and VIP reception with complimentary food and drinks. Guests will then be treated to a dance party where they can experience legendary Detroit House and Techno music live by DJs Joey Thomas and Tony Dennis.


The Detroit Sound Project is a documentary series in-the-making exploring the music of Detroit and its creators, as well as its influence on music around the world. TechnoMECCA, the first installment features interviews and performances from such notable DJ/producers as:  Jeff Mills, Juan Atkins, Kyle Hall, Flying Lotus, Moodyman and Derrick May and has an expected release date of 2014.  Fans can check out exclusive clips of the film and buy gear at For more information or to partner with Detroit Sound Project, contact Jennifer Washington at or Executive Producer, David Grandison, Jr. at
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