Omnibus Press presents a new and major biography of the first-ever all-electronic pop group, Kraftwerk, one of the most influential bands in popular music history. David Buckley examines the cult enigma that is Kraftwerk! The inner workings of this most secretive of bands are revealed through interviews with friends and close associates. The story of their incredible impact on modern music is traced up to the present day using interviews with a host of musicians, from original electro pioneers such as Gary Numan and the Human League to contemporary acts still in awe of the original Man Machines.aggressive at 70 as he did at 50, as do Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey fronting a line-up of the Who that lacks both ... Ian Hunter, Bob Dylan, Yoko Ono, Aretha Franklin, Seasick Steve, David Crosby, BillWyman, Ringo Starr, Paul ... He did not sing at amic stand with an acoustic guitar as his only prop. ... Would he look ridiculous in his seventies producing beats rather than riffing an old blues tune?
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