The first proto-Techno/Electro release was Cybotron's 'Alleys Of Your Mind' in 1981. The term Techno was first used on the 1984 EP by Cybotron called 'Techno City'. It was also used on the 1988 compilation 'Techno! The New Dance Sound Of Detroit'. Juan Atkins, one half of Cybotron, was the first person to use the term to specifically describe the regional dance sound of Detroit. Atkins and the other purveyors of the sound - Derrick May, Kevin Saunderson, and Eddie Fowlkes.