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  1. From the vault: 1974

    Posted Jul 20th 2008, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... The German machine-men had previously released three albums since forming in 1970, but these focused on an experimental style of Krautrock- and are now derided by the band as 'ancient ... a perfect example of the Kraftwerk manifesto: lyrics dealing with technology and movement, plus soaring, minimal melodies, layed over the classic Krautrock motorik beat- a metronomic rhythm ...

  2. Tickets to electronic music godfathers Kraftwerk on sale next week

    Posted Oct 24th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. It's probably the oddest oldies concert of the year. Promoter Live Nation has booked reclusive German synth outfit Kraftwerk for December 5 at the AsiaWorld-Arena. For those of you t ...

  3. Kraftwerk

    Posted Jul 10th 2005, 12:00am by David Watkins

    ... David Watkins Kraftwerk Minimum-Maximum (EMI) The crystalline brilliance of this music is immediately obvious: the purity of Kraftwerk's sound is unrivalled. The live element is apparent in the delirious crowds losing their minds to the fact that the ...

  4. Six degrees

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vice-president Xi Jinping (below) has been making headlines recently with his mini-world tour, in which he has been visiting some of the places he'll soon be indirectly in charge of. During the United States leg of the trip, he visited the White Hous ...

  5. ALBUM (1974)

    Posted Nov 30th 2008, 12:00am by Alan Warboys

    ... 'kraut-rock' by many other Teutonic bands in the early 70s. The four tracks on the B side are minimalist, ambient soundscapes that bear the hallmarks of co-writers Hutter and Schneider. Collectors ...

  6. Yuen Chi-chung, music critic/concert curator

    Posted Jul 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Chemical Brothers The gorgeous opening track from the new album by The Chemical Brothers, Further. Full of krautrock-influenced vintage synths and motorik rhythms. 4. Steppin' Up- M.I.A. ...

  7. The Secret Machines

    Posted Feb 25th 2010, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... (guitar) drummer Josh Garza owe a great debt to classic space rock, progressive rock, psychedelia and particularly Germany's famed krautrock bands such as Can and Neu. Driven by Curtis' Rhodes piano, the Secret Machines craft long and slow-building pieces underpinned by metronomic krautrock beats and soaring guitars, leading Rolling Stone magazine to note they take equal parts ...

  8. Bauhaus

    Posted Feb 24th 2008, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... haven't aged a bit, serving up a post-punk potpourri of glam, Krautrock, funk, dub and spooky spoken word- although that's not evident until this record gets into its stride. Opener Too Much ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Canadian band Suuns sets in the East

    Posted Aug 15th 2013, 12:00am by Richard Lord

    ... to krautrock to industrial to post-punk to electronic. "I think all those terms describe it pretty well," says Suuns (pronounced "soons") drummer Liam O'Neill. "The ...

  10. Outtakes

    Posted Jul 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... managed to fuse the disparate sounds of techno, dub, trance, Krautrock, drum 'n' bass, ambient house and even blues. Emerson has since branched out on his own and forged a career ...




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