Tagged: electronic

Moderat live @ Velodrom Berlin 2016

Moderat are Modeselektor and Apparat. Hardly anybody has brought electronic music from Berlin to the farthest flung corners of the world with more passion and enthusiasm than these two heavyweights. Modeselektor – Gernot Bronsert...

Kraftwerk’s first concert

Dimitri Hegemann is the founder and operator of Berlin’s legendary techno club Tresor. Here he remembers Kraftwerk’s first concert, which he attended in 1970: When a friend recently sent me a YouTube link to...

Mica Levi: Under the Skin

The character Scarlett Johansson plays in Under the Skin is a blank-eyed cipher, a predator without apparent motivation. There is no horror more visceral than the horror of the impersonal, so it makes sense...

Hakke en Zage

Gabber is derived from the acid house and techno house styles from the late 1980s, but many within the core scene claim that it was diluted by 1995, mainly because of a mainstream variant called...

Die Mensch-Maschine

The Man-Machine is closer to the sound and style that would define early new wave electro-pop — less minimalistic in its arrangements and more complex and danceable in its underlying rhythms. Like its predecessor,...

Autobahn

Kraftwerk was formed in 1970 by Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider in Düsseldorf. The signature Kraftwerk sound combines driving, repetitive rhythms with catchy melodies, mainly following a Western classical style of harmony, with a...

History of electroacoustic music

Caio Barros from Brazil started uploading the 476 tracks collection in 2009. He was then an undergraduate student of a composition class at the university’s studio for electroacoustic music. His professor made this collection from his particular library, picking...

Raum

Thomas P. Heckmann Raum Label: Mille Plateaux (MP CD 68) Released: May 1999 Style: Abstract, Ambient   Raum @ bandcamp.com Thomas P. Heckmann @ facebook.com