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Who's Kraftwerk ?

Sure you know the theme song from Dr Who. Well, Delia Derbishire is “best known for her electronic realization of Ron Grainer’s theme music to this science fiction television series”…ahead of her time… 78 more words

A Short History of Electronica

Electronic music was a niche interest for decades during the 20th century, but it took a couple of crucial tunes in the 60s to really bring it to wider public attention. 1,023 more words


Band You Should Know: Mesh

The title of best band in synthpop is a torch that has been carried by quite a few bands over the years. Sometimes more than once. 257 more words

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Kraftwerk to open 2017 Tour de France

German electronic music legends Kraftwerk to open Tour de France in Dusseldorf.

The Tour de France will start in Germany this year for the fourth time in the history of the race. 150 more words

One Random Single a Day #30: "Expo 2000" (1999) by Kraftwerk

I was really excited to have stumbled upon a single by Kraftwerk – until I realized it was a single from much, much later in the band’s career. 811 more words

Kraftwerk's crystal balls

The seminal German outfit had arguably been following their own advice for much of their career: “I programme my home computer, Beam myself into the future”. 1,086 more words


621. Trans-Europe Express - Kraftwerk

Brief Background: Trans-Europe Express is the sixth studio album from Kraftwerk, it was recorded in 1976 and released in 1977.

What I think: After unexpectedly enjoying… 192 more words