Anthony "Shake" Shakir

Anthony "Shake" Shakir

Top Songs

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Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band
2
Tiger Rag
3
The Blues And The Abstract Truth
4
Black Music
5
In Loving Memory

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About

Biography

Detroit producer Anthony "Shake" Shakir is one of the more underrecognized, underappreciated names in American techno. A bedroom producer since 1981, Shake had an important role in helping shape the early Motor City sound associated with artists such as Juan Atkins/Model 500 and Derrick May. He worked with May and Carl Craig as a producer, writer, or engineer on several early tracks on Metroplex, and worked in management and A&R for the label (as well, he's often joked, as being... Read more

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