Tag Archives: Kraftwerk

Tomorrows World

8/7/17 – James Last – Silver Machine – 1974 / Röyksopp – This Must Be It (featuring Karin Dreijer Andersson) – 2009 / Eroc – Norderland -1975 / Richie Havens – Strawberry Fields Forever – 1969 / Robert Wyatt / Gilad Atzmon / Ros Stephen – Laura – From For The Ghosts Within – 2015 / Guru Guru – Oxymoron – 1972 / Tomorrow’s World Present Kraftwerk – Autobahn – 1975 / Tomorrow’s World Present The CD – 1971 / Stephen Fry’s 100 Great Gadgets – Eighties / Frankfurt Record Stores – Mythos – Sick Wreckords

On a scorching hot German day we left Olivia’s secret village for a trip to Frankfurt with her Mum. Siv flying to Sweden to see relatives, Olivia and I having a day exploring Frankfurt or in truth checking out some record stores. Leaving at 7 AM was tricky for night owls and once Siv had […]

Kraftwer - RadioAktivitat single Cover - 1976

9/8/16 – Kraftwerk – Radioactivity – 1976

Tomorrow 10/8/16, I will be travelling to Essen to see Patti Smith, so to finish this Kraftwerk thread, here is their environmental warning announcement. The song written by Ralf Hütter, Florian Schneider and Emil Schult reached No.1 in France but performed poorly everywhere else (No.31 in Italy). I’ll be in Hamburg for the weekend, now what’s so famous about […]

Kraftwerk Autobahn Single Cover 1974

8/8/16 – Kraftwerk – Autobahn – 1974

After three experimental albums Kraftwerk released their fourth album, Autobahn in 1974. This was to be the beginning of their crossover from the avant-garde to commerciality and the title track from the album charted in many countires around the world making the Top Ten in Germany and New Zealand, Top Twenty in the UK, Holland, Ireland and Canada […]

Kraftwerk 1970

5/8/16 – Kraftwerk – Live in Soest – 1970

  Here’s a wonderful document of a time period in history when Kraftwerk were a three piece with Klaus Dinger on drums. The audience footage captures the zeitgeist of another era perfectly. Experience Florian Schneider on the flute and Ralf Hütter on keyboards inventing the future. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kraftwerk https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kraftwerk_(Band)