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Kraftwerk - Trans-Europe Express (Indie Store Exclusive) (Clear colored Vinyl) (with 12 Page Booklet) - VINYL LP
Kraftwerk - Trans-Europe Express (Indie Store Exclusive) (Clear colored Vinyl) (with 12 Page Booklet) - VINYL LP


 
LUNA price: $29.99

Product Code: 190295272357
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Kraftwerk celebrate Europe's romantic past and shimmering future (even more so now post Brexit) with a glistening panorama of elegance and decadence, travel and technology. The infinite vistas of Europe Endless and Endless Endless' bookend the album, which includes the unsettling kafka-esque fable The Hall of Mirrors' and Showroom Dummies - Kraftwerk's elegantly ironic reply to critiques of their deadpan manner. But it is the streamlined rhythmic locomotive of Trans Europe Express' which dominates with its doppler-effect melodic swerves and hypnotic, pneumatic, piston-pumping rhythm. along with its sister track, Metal on Metal' which New York DJ Afrika Bambaataa would re-construct five years later for his own seminal Planet Rock, this milestone in avant-pop modernism later becomes a crucial influence on the early pioneers of hip-hop and sampling, electro and industrial music. Poetry in motion.

out 30 OCTOBER 2020…


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