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Trans Europe Express Turns 40: Kraftwerk's Rendezvous With T.E.E

Kraftwerk now represent part of the base value of the electro funk sound as far as I’m concerned. Obviously Stevie Wonder’s 70’s works on TONTO innovated that sound in a major way as well. 571 more words

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Trans Europe Express

The Thin Air, an Irish music magazine published this essay of mine on Kraftwerk’s Trans-Europe Express on its 40th anniversary and it’s importance as both radical critique of European integration and an exploration of its necessity. 64 more words

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10 Great Artists Who Pioneered a Genre

From Punk to Folk, Blues to Gangster Rap, popular music is a tree with many distinct branches.

It takes a special artist to define a genre of music and make it theirs, and today we’re going to celebrate those artists the only way we know how, by ranking them. 1,009 more words

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Progressive Electronica Experimental Kraut Rock Soundtrack Music from the Cult Martial Arts Movie: "MASTER OF THE FLYING GUILLOTINE" - 1976 . . NEU! - 1972 . . . . . . NEU! 2 - 1973 . . . . . . . . . . TANGERINE DREAM - Rubycon - 1970 . . . . . . . . . KRAFTWERK - Autobahn - 1974 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

EXPERIENCE PROG ELECTRONICA SYNTH EXPERIMENTAL KRAUT ROCK HISTORY!

The Martial Arts film genre came on the scene in the early ’70s spurned on by Bruce Lee’s The Big Boss (1971), Fist of Fury (1972), Way of the Dragon (1972) and Enter the Dragon (1973) and by the extremely popular TV series, “Kung Fu” (1972-1975).   751 more words

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#6 - Kraftwerk, Die Mensch Maschine

#6 – Kraftwerk, Die Mensch-Maschine(The Man Machine)

I felt uninspired. Uninspired by the music that’s selling big today. By the programmes on television. Uninspired by Brexit, Trump and what’s going on in the world around us.   767 more words

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