In this educational and comprehensive video interview, Mr. Techno himself Richie Hawtin [a] breaks down the features of his complicated DJ setup in layman’s terms.

Elaborating upon a previous posting, here we get to see exactly what happens behind the decks as he demystifies the rather complex interplay of his own setup and the intricate dance of technology involved in the making of a Kontact show.

What the Minus man relies on to make his sets so stellar is his arsenal of gear: two Macbooks, an Allen & Heath Xone 69 or Xone 92, and two Allen & Heath 1D MIDI Controllers.