Tagged: Kraftwerk


Video: Lana Del Rey, “Carmen”

Did “Carmen” always have an Erik Satie sample at the end, or is this just a special add-on for the video? Is Erik Satie’s oeuvre public domain, and if so, how much does one pay … read more »

POSTED April 23, 2012 12:29PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , , ,

Live: Kraftwerk at MoMA

Kraftwerk, the pioneering electronic group from Düsseldorf, concluded their eight-night career retrospective at MoMA this week with a 3-D performance of their most recent album, Tour de France, as well as a solid hour of … read more »

POSTED April 20, 2012 7:21PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (5) TAGS: , ,

Kraftwerk to Release Limited Edition Boxset through MoMA

On April 10th, Kraftwerk will release a limited edition reissue of their boxset, The Catalogue, to commemorate their eight-night residency at MoMA, which begins next week. As we’ve previously reported, the group will perform eight … read more »

POSTED April 6, 2012 2:11PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,

MoMA to Host Kraftwerk Retrospective

Electronic music luminaries, Kraftwerk will be celebrated at Museum of Modern Art with Kraftwerk-Retrospective 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8, a retrospective performed live on eight consecutive evenings. The time-based exhibition will be … read more »

POSTED February 15, 2012 7:14PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (5) TAGS: , ,

Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig Hosts Open House, Offers Breakfast Tips

Calls our adolescent leanings into question. read more »

POSTED December 1, 2009 11:01AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Kraftwerk to Reissue 8 Albums in Box Set

Werk that box set, girl. read more »

POSTED August 20, 2009 10:33AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

Radiohead Enters Studio, Get Ready To Be Informed About Every Annoying Detail

Us Radiohead fans are a rabid bunch; any mention of “Radiohead” and “new” together, and we think the second coming of Christ is here. Hell, Thom Yorke could crook his pinky at us and we’d break out into hives trying to interpret it. read more »

POSTED May 18, 2009 1:13PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Co-Founder Florian Schneider Leaves Kraftwerk

And then there was one. The announcement today that Kraftwerk founding member Florian Schneider has left the legendary German electronica group leaves just co-founder Ralf Hütter as the only remaining original face in the lineup, two months shy of the band’s South American dates with Radiohead. read more »

POSTED January 6, 2009 12:50PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Showroom Dummies

Tickets for Kraftwerk’s NYC show on June 1st go on sale this Friday at 11am (all the other shows in LA, Chicago and electronic music’s other spiritual home, Detroit are on sale already). Don’t miss … read more »

POSTED April 13, 2005 12:09PM IN MUSIC TAGS: ,