Formerly known as Organisation, Kraftwerk debuted live as the trio of Ralf Hütter, Florian Schneider-Esleben and Charly Weiss at the Tivoli Popfestival, Aachen on 11 July 1970. Klaus Dinger took over as drummer after that. Gigs between 26 December 1970 and 30 July 1971 omitted Hutter, with various line-ups including Michael Rother and others. Dinger & Rother then split-off forming Neu!.
Kraftwerk (German:, lit. "power station") is a German band formed in Düsseldorf in 1970 by Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider. Widely considered as innovators and pioneers of electronic music, they were among the first successful acts to popularize the genre.
Kraftwerk is the debut studio album by German electronic band Kraftwerk. It was released in Germany in 1970, and produced by Konrad "Conny" Plank. Performances and release. Additional personnel. Chief Kraftwerk members Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider used two drummers during the recording of the album; Andreas Hohmann and Klaus Dinger. Their playing provides the music with a rock edge.
What might have been simply seen as an agreeable enough debut album has since become something of a notorious legend because Kraftwerk, or more accurately the core Hütter/Schneider duo at the heart of the band, simply refuses to acknowledge its existence any more.
Kraftwerk are a German electronic music band formed by Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider in 1970 in Düsseldorf, and was fronted by them until Schneider's departure in 2008. 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
Kraftwerk (German pronunciation:, "power station") are a German electronic music band formed by Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider in 1969 in Düsseldorf. In the 1970s, they were among the first successful pop acts to popularize electronic music and are widely considered to be innovators and pioneers of the genre. Although almost entirely instrumental, the album marks Kraftwerk's first use of the vocoder, which would in time become one of its musical signatures The input, expertise, and influence of producer and engineer Konrad "Conny" Plank was highly significant in the early years of Kraftwerk.
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Kraftwerk ("power plant" in English) is an electronic band founded in 1970 in Düsseldorf, Germany. They pioneered electronic music in the 70s and are considered one of the most important and influential bands of their genre, often described as "the godfathers of electronic music". Kraftwerk's sound is minimalistic and strictly electronic; it combines driving, repetitive rhythms with catchy melodies and vocals usually sung through a vocoder.
Kraftwerk is one of the most important electronic bands and one of the best artists of all time in that regard. This Kraftwerk discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Kraftwerk albums can be found at the top of the list
|1||Ruckzuck Ralf Hütter / Florian Schneider||Kraftwerk||7:47|
|2||Stratovarius Ralf Hütter / Florian Schneider||Kraftwerk||12:10|
|3||Megaherz Ralf Hütter / Florian Schneider||Kraftwerk||9:30|
|4||Vom Himmel Hoch Ralf Hütter / Florian Schneider||Kraftwerk||10:12|
CreditsBernhard Becher - Photography
Klaus Dinger - Drums
Ralf Hütter - Composer, Cover Design, Drums, Keyboards, Organ, Strings, Vocals, Woodwind
Kraftwerk - Primary Artist, Producer
Conny Plank - Engineer, Producer
Florian Schneider - Composer, Drums, Flute, Keyboards, Percussion, Strings, Violin, Vocals, Woodwind