Kraftwerk

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Biography: Kraftwerk (German: power plant or power station) is an influential electronic band from Düsseldorf, Germany. The signature Kraftwerk 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. Their songs are chiefly in a mix of German and English, with some French and other languages. Several of their albums are available as separate English and German language editions, whereas others intentionally present a mix of languages. In the early to late 1970s and the early 1980s, Kraftwerk's distinctive sound was revolutionary for its time, and it has had a lasting impact across many genres of modern popular music. Kraftwerk were formed in 1970 by Florian Schneider (flutes, synthesisers, electro-violin) and Ralf Hütter (electronic organ, synthesisers). The two had met as students at the Düsseldorf Conservatory in the late 1960s, participating in the German experimental music scene of the time, which the British music press... (read more on Wikipedia)

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Genre: Electronic, electropop, synthpop

Labels: Kling Klang, EMI, Astralwerks

Years Active: 1970 to present

From: Düsseldorf, Germany

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