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Techno minimalist John Tejada explores suburban L.A. in new 'Lakewood Drive' video

Techno minimalist John Tejada explores suburban L.A. in new 'Lakewood Drive' video

The Los Angeles-based electronic producer John Tejada has been creating meticulously crafted beats and remixes for nearly two decades, and has done so while exploring a brand of rhythm-based minimalism that draws on Detroit- and Berlin-style techno to propel underground dance floors. 

For the past five years Tejada has been aligned with the German imprint Kompakt, and his new release for the label, out Friday, is a three-song EP called "Lakewood Drive" that couples relentless thump with shards of melody. The artist, who has issued more than 80 EPs and albums since the mid-'90s, also released a new video for the title track,...

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