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Ned pop music When they split up in the early s founding member Wolfgang Flur discovered his name dropped from album credits and the drum machine of his own invention being patented by his bandmates Kraftwerk I Was a Robot documents the gro Freuently hilarious in the way that it lingers on the things you don t necessarily want to know like the long passage when Wolfgang has just met Ralf and Florian with a view to being in the band and Florian drives them from the pub to the studio and Wolfgang describes the exact route street by street and admires Florian s smooth and careful driving Wolfgang will give you a longer chapter on a woman he nearly had sex with in New York than on the making of any of the Kraftwerk albums So don t go in expecting a conventional rock biography But there s loads of those aren t there Not of Kraftwerk admittedlyLook out for a juvenile Wolfie reaching a pleasurable pinnacle at the exact moment that Roger Daltrey stutters on The Who s My Generation causing a mess on the upholstery that seems to symbolize for Wolfie his own generation s struggle against the prim Capitalism of older Germans French customs being alarmed by finding the lifelike Kraftwerk robots in coffins while inspecting the tour vanuoting his own lyrics and good press is a bit needy and tedious but I couldn t help but liking Wolfgang He is cheeky and horny and silly It is fun to imagine how different a Ralf or Florian tell all would read

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Kraftwerk I Was a Robot

Fatboy Slim the Prodigy the Was a Epub #225 Chemical Brothers these are just a few of the major names in contemporary dance culture whose work owes a huge debt to Kraftwerk Pioneers of electronic minimalism in the s s and s Kraftwerk redefi An interesting perspective from the inside on a band that has thrown up a famously opaue facade for the last 35 years You can t help but sense that Flur has a serious axe to grind especially with Ralf Hutter so as entertaining as some of his recollections are I think that factually you have to take them with a grain of salt I m sure it also reads a little smoother in the original German But all the caveats aside it still makes a fascinating read perhaps mostly to people who are already fans of Kraftwerk used to seeing the band from the outside in

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Up's alternately inspiring and bitter story from its unsteady beginnings through worldwide Kraftwerk I PDF or fame to the legal battle in a Hamburg court that vindicated the author but left lasting scars on all Color photographs are include For me this was a no brainer to readI love Kraftwerk and as information about the band is hard to find especially from the band and those close to the band it had to be readIts surprising the image of the band does not prepare you for the fact that the band especially at the beginning of the band are normal young men At times the language is clunky and sometimes the book loses its way but when it lands it is dynamite if you like music read it if you are not a music fan it may be uninteresting


10 thoughts on “Kraftwerk I Was a Robot

  1. says:

    I thought the Spacemen 3 biography was bad but this makes it look like high literature I dislike the ‘so bad it’s good’ cliché but this really is so awful in it’s hilarious exhaustive badness that it does almost come out the other side The trashiness is so extreme that at times I had to stop and uestion whether the whole thing is a

  2. says:

    You cannot expect Wolfgang to be objective in his autobiography No one can ever write the objective truth about KraftwerkThe first part offers an interesting insight into the daily life of the group members and some of Wolfgang's anecdotes about his own misfortunes are absolutely hilarious It is embellished with occasional hyperb

  3. says:

    An interesting perspective from the inside on a band that has thrown up a famously opaue facade for the last 35 years You can't help but sense that Flur has a serious axe to grind especially with Ralf Hutter so as entertaining as some of his recollections are I think that factually you have to take them with a grain of salt I'm sure it also reads a little smoother in the original German But all the caveats aside it still makes a fascinatin

  4. says:

    Well written account with lots of humor Wolfgang Flur has a certain flair that feels like a friend chatting with the reader

  5. says:

    When I started this book I thought I had met my new best friend What a wonderful philosophy of life what a wise man emerged from his experiences However the time I spent with him the less I liked this gentleman He ultimately comes ac

  6. says:

    Freuently hilarious in the way that it lingers on the things you don't necessarily want to know like the long passage when Wolfgang has just met Ralf and Florian with a view to being in the band and Florian drives them from the pub to the studio and Wolfgang describes the exact route street by street and admires Florian's smooth and

  7. says:

    As a Kraftwerk fan I was most interested in reading about their music and the non existent group dynamics While it was a g

  8. says:

    Several times in the book the author has the gall to tell us that he's learnt to tell his story; not on this evidence he hasn't A decent editor would crop a hundred pages out of this with no real effort involved and no hardship to the

  9. says:

    For me this was a no brainer to readI love Kraftwerk and as information about the band is hard to find especially from the band and those close to the band it had to be readIts surprising the image of the band does not prepare you for the fac

  10. says:

    So after reading this book what can I tell you about Kraftwerk that I didn't know beforeRalf Florian are complete cunts who think the band revolves around them alone they stole intellectual property from Wolfgang by patenting the drumpad he invented in the US under their name then Ralf made things worse by havin

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