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The Evolution of Techno: 1980-2000

A DERIVATIVE OF ELECTRONIC, CHICAGO HOUSE, JAZZ, DISCO AND FUNK, TECHNO SURVIVES IN CLUBS TODAY UNDER MANY DIFFERENT VERSIONS OF THE GENRE.

HOUR ONE: 

  1. (1981) GIORGIO MORODER – E=MC2…
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Automatica 4K: Nigel Stanford Rocks Out with Robots

This is awesome. It’s another video of robots playing rock music. I’ve put up a number of videos of the German robot band, Compressorhead, and Kraftwerk, when they decided that they were going to have android versions of themselves stand in for them in a concert during their track, ‘The Model’. 65 more words

Technology

Stream of Consciousness Sunday: Words, sounds and pictures.

It’s time to delve into the world of Linda G Hill and her SoCS feature, for today’s attempt to crowbar a random word or phrase into whatever post I had planned anywa… 379 more words

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Autobahn - Kraftwerk (1974)

Originally recorded in 1974 and released on the rock label Vertigo in the UK, my copy is a 2009 re-mastered version pressed in 2016 on the Parlophone label. 445 more words

1970's Albums

Kraftwerk - Köln II (1971)

The birth of NEU!, live on German TV back in 1971.

Avant-Rock

#719: 'The Robots' - Kraftwerk

Back in the late ’60s, electronic music was basically non existent. Sure, you could generate sounds using electronic instruments, but the idea of ‘electronic music’ was so far removed from the realm of popular music that it was basically an avant-garde concept that seemed laughable. 278 more words

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