Saturday, August 25, 2007
"During the mid-'70s, Germany's Kraftwerk established the sonic blueprint followed by an extraordinary number of artists in the decades to come. From the British new romantic movement to hip-hop to techno, the group's self-described "robot pop" -- hypnotically minimal, obliquely rhythmic music performed solely via electronic means -- resonates in virtually every new development to impact the contemporary pop scene of the late- 20th century, and as pioneers of the electronic music form, their enduring influence cannot be overstated".
Jason Ankeny - All Music Guide (www.allmusic.com)
Tonight on WE'RE GONNA BE TIMELESS, we will be spinning 2 hours of Kraftwerk. From their late '60s incarnation as Organisation to their most recent 21st century offerings, we'll cover it all.....