Richie Hawtin presented with the key to the city of Windsor
CNTRL: Beyond EDM Tour, DJ/producer Richie Hawtin was awarded the key to the city of Windsor, Ontario, his adopted hometown, as his CNTRL: Beyond EDM tour hit the city. Windsor's Mayor, Eddie Francis, personally presented Hawtin with the key to the city at the University of Windsor. “In addition to being the world’s best DJ and the most technologically advanced artist in electronic music, Richie Hawtin is being recognized by the city for his continued efforts in advancing art and music with a new generation both here and abroad,” Francis told Beatport News. “His success in his electronic music has brought him well-deserved recognition and yet he has never forgotten about his community, and continues to give back to the city in everything he does.” The ceremony was followed by Hawtin's performance at Windsor's Boom Boom Room, alongside Loco Dice and Carl Craig. Richie Hawtin's CNTRL: Beyond EDM Tour will continue through November 18th.
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