All posts tagged "Germany"

  • “It’s Krautrock, Florian, but not as we know it”

    While his contemporaries over the border in West Germany were tripping out and creating all kinds of wonderful weirdness in the 70s, Martin Zeichnete, an...

  • Dark Suns – Orange

    Germany’s Dark Suns are a band that are nothing, if not ambitiously eclectic. Although I would feel secure recommending them to a fan of adventurous...

  • Tangerine Dream – Sorcerer

    Progressive rock seems to have a connection with horror films. Goblin wrote the haunting soundtrack for Dario Argento’s Suspiria, and William Friedkin’s The Exorcist was...

  • Tangerine Dream – Tangram

    It’s no secret that the 1980′s had a pretty harsh effect on the artistic success of many of the progressive rock bands. While the early...

  • Tangerine Dream – Cyclone

    “Cyclone” is, in some respects, a continuation of the increasingly streamlined sound of “Stratosfear”. Although Tangerine Dream were holding strong to their electronic roots, there...

  • Tangerine Dream – Zeit

    “Zeit” is an album with the sort of legacy that genuinely interests me. Unlike most ‘classic’ albums where listeners are ultimately able to come to...

  • IGUANA: Psychedelic Desert Post-Rockers Have A New Album Out, Tour Scheduled

    Their outstanding and unusual sound, influenced by doom and blues structures, desert-fuzz rock, noise as well as psychedelic at its best, makes the band to...

  • Kraftwerk – Radio-Aktivität

    Following their seminal record ‘Autobahn’, Kraftwerk were now under the stress to release something that faithfully continued the band’s legacy of electronic music. Some bands...

  • Unsoul – Magnetic Mountain

    Nearly a decade after releasing their first album, Unsoul returned in 2008 with a surprising second album. ‘Magnetic Mountain’ is an avant-garde metal album in...

  • David Reece Confirmed as new POWERWORLD Vocalist

    It’s been the perfect surprise: the German metal band POWERWORLD have enlisted American vocalist David Reece (Accept, Bangalore Choir) to replace Andrew ‘Mac’ McDermott, who recorded...