There are few producers more qualified to make Tresor's three-hundred and third release than Donato Dozzy. The Italian techno artist's mastery of the Roland TB-303 has shone through in many of his records. Just as an expert chef dashes handfuls of a risqué ingredient into the pan without a second glance, Dozzy innately knows how to push and pull the oft-abused 303 for the desired effect.
What's left to do with the 303? Tadao Kikumoto's 1981 invention for Roland was supposed to simulate a bass guitar, but instead it stimulated musicians' imaginations and--with acid house--spawned a genre of its own. Beginning with Charanjit Singh's 1982 classic Synthesizing: 10 Ragas to a Disco Beat ….