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Kraftwerk

Kraftwerk
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Biography:
Birth Place: Düsseldorf, Germany
Years Active: 1970–present
Genres: Electronic Music, Synthpop, Krautrock, Experimental Music

Kraftwerk is an influential electronic music band from Düsseldorf, Germany. The group was formed by Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider in 1970, and was fronted by them until Schneider's departure in 2008. The signature Kraftwerk krautrock sound combines driving, repetitive rhythms with catchy melodies, mainly following a Western Classical style of harmony, with a minimalistic and strictly electronic instrumentation. The group's simplified lyrics are at times sung through a vocoder or generated by computer-speech software. Kraftwerk were one of the first groups to popularize electronic music and are considered pioneers in the field. In the 1970s and early 1980s, Kraftwerk's distinctive sound...

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Albums:

Techno Pop (Remastered)

The Mix (Remastered)

Computer World (Remastered)

Computer World

Electric Cafe

Minimum - Maximum (Live)

The Man Machine (2009 Remaster)

Tour De France (2009 Remaster)

Autobahn (2009 Remaster)

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