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Kraftwerk are the foundation upon which all synthesizer-based rock & roll and electronic dance music is built.
Kraftwerk's influence can be heard in the synth-pop of Depeche Mode, the electronic-rock integration of U2, the production techniques of Kanye West, and in countless EDM and Dubstep artists. More on rockhall.com...
Click on image for source information. Color images are from the Jeff and Peter J. Rusnak, Jr. Photographs.
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Kraftwerk: Mayfair Ballroom, Newcastle
Geoff Barton, Sounds, 13 September 1975
Kraftwerk: The Model Life
Mark Cooper, Record Mirror, 6 February 1982
Mark Dery, New York Times, The, 16 June 1991
Stephen Dalton, Times, The, June 2005
Influence & Legacy
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The Beach Boys
The Velvet Underground
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