Kraftwerk

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Peter Zinovieff, British composer and synth pioneer, dies aged 88
The Beatles, Pink Floyd and Kraftwerk all used Zinovieff’s EMS synthesisers

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

26, Jun, 2021 @11:13 AM

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The Guardian view on Europe by train: virtue signalling | Editorial
Editorial: A continent-wide rail renaissance can play a vital part in the battle to meet net zero climate targets

Editorial

02, Feb, 2021 @6:48 PM

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From finger painting to ice-cold perfume: this week’s fashion trends
What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this week

31, Jul, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Electronic at the Design Museum review – a sweaty rave paradise lost
From squat synthesisers to a gyrating cube, a new exhibition dedicated to dance music culture poignantly brings the spirit of communal celebration to a museum

Dorian Lynskey

28, Jul, 2020 @3:33 PM

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'Keep the dist-dance': Design Museum reopens with electronic music exhibition
Musicians from Daphne Oram to Chemical Brothers feature in a show organised under coronavirus restrictions

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

28, Jul, 2020 @2:40 PM

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Kraftwerk, Tribal Gathering 1997: past, present and future become one
The German electronic music pioneers’ first festival set was a pivotal moment, one that showed just how profound their influence was while acknowledging their influences

Jude Rogers

27, Jul, 2020 @10:00 AM

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The 100 greatest UK No 1s: 100-1
Look back on our complete countdown of the greatest UK No 1s, from the Beatles to Baby D, and So Solid Crew to Suzi Quatro

Ben Beaumont-Thomas, Alexis Petridis and Laura Snapes

05, Jun, 2020 @8:00 AM

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From Germany to Detroit and back: how Kraftwerk forged an industrial exchange
Kraftwerk’s robotic rhythms resonated loudest in deindustrialising 1970s Detroit and gave rise to techno – starting a cultural feedback loop that continues today

Marcus Barnes

25, May, 2020 @7:22 AM

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Kraftwerk’s vision of computer love | Brief letters
Brief letters: Florian Schneider | Insects | Cuckoos | San Serriffe | Love Island

Letters

08, May, 2020 @3:35 PM

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Florian Schneider obituary
Co-founder of the pioneering German electronic band Kraftwerk

Adam Sweeting

07, May, 2020 @3:24 PM

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Kraftwerk: their 30 greatest songs, ranked!
From cycling soundtracks to anti-nuclear protest music, we celebrate the work of the late Florian Schneider and the groundbreaking group he co-founded

Dave Simpson

07, May, 2020 @2:00 PM

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Florian Schneider: the enigma whose codes broke open pop music
The Kraftwerk co-founder remained a mystery even after death, but there is no doubting the impact he made with his group’s sublime, visionary music

Alexis Petridis

06, May, 2020 @5:47 PM

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