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Technology Is the Servant of the Human Beings: The OMD Interview
5 Sep 2017 // 10:00 PM
At the turn of the postmodern era, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark was on top of the world. They were the cutting edge of pop music, whether they hate to admit it or not.
The Best Re-Issues of 2009
17 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM
PopMatters presents our 20 best re-issues of 2009, highlighted by the long overdue remastering of the Beatles oeuvre, a number of '80s and '90s classics, and one of the most storied catalogues in electronic music.
'Electri_City' Is Missing the Spark
3 Apr 2017 // 3:30 AM
It took a lot of work in the '70s to make music that sounded like it was created entirely by robots. The same could be said for Electri_City.
Kraftwerk at the Museum of Modern Art on 10 April 2012
19 Apr 2012 // 6:00 PM
Nearly 40 years ago, Kraftwerk must have seemed as though they’d beamed in from another dimension, a window into a clean, emotionless yet oddly sexy future. And they still sound like that today.
Counterbalance No. 92: Kraftwerk's 'Trans Europe Express'
3 Aug 2012 // 1:00 AM
Even the 92nd most acclaimed album of all time lives its life in the looking glass. From station to station, back to Dusseldorf city, Counterbalance gets on board the T.E.E.
Kraftwerk Remasters (video)
13 Oct 2009 // 6:14 AM
Last week Kraftwerk released a remastered discography of some of their most inspired albums: Autobahn, Radio-Activity, Trans Europe Express, The Man Machine, Computer World, Techno