Post Tagged with: "Krautrock"

faUSt North American Tour 2018 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 06/13/2018 - 18:53 / News - Comments

faUSt announces July 2018 North American Tour

German Krautrock legends faUSt will be embarking on their Vagabondages in North America tour in July 2018! faUSt is an experimental rock band which came out of the Hamburg music scene in the late sixties. Formed in Wümme in 1971, faUSt were the first band to have the term “krautrock” applied to their music, and to the genre that ensued. German...
Frank Bornemann - Eloy pic
Submitted by thanos on Mon, 12/25/2017 - 18:15 / Interviews - Comments

Eloy

Hi Frank, it’s an honor to have you on Grande Rock. First of all, congrats on your new album, “The Vision the Sword and the Pyre”… it’s exceptional on the whole.   F: Thank you very much for your appreciation.     Well, it’s been about 8 years since the band’s previous studio album. What happened all...
Eloy - The Vision, The Sword and The Pyre: Part 1
Submitted by rockavlon on Sat, 10/21/2017 - 23:43 / Reviews - Comments

Eloy - The Vision, the Sword and the Pyre

Let’s start this review by saying that a band like Eloy, a band that has been around since 1969 (experiencing brief hiatuses), that has released some 20+ albums, a historical as much as legendary band that has released milestone albums in its genre, is not going to be judged poorly because of its last album, their place in history is already cemented...
Tangerine Dream Quantum Gate cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 09/19/2017 - 19:50 / News - Comments

Tangerine Dream to release new studio album “Quantum Gate” on September 29th 2017

Kscope are extremely proud to be releasing the new studio album from Tangerine Dream, entitled “Quantum Gate”, on September 29th, 2017, coinciding and celebrating the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the band. Tangerine Dream have been a fundamental influence on electronic and progressive music since their formation in West Berlin, 1967. Inspiring...
Pixie Ninja Ultrasound cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Sun, 07/16/2017 - 00:08 / Reviews - Comments

Pixie Ninja - Ultrasound

I really find it both hard and easy at the same time to describe these Norwegian band’s debut album. It seems to mix electronica, beats and prog, as it whims to produce some instrumental soundscapes that defy categorization by strict bounds, but might appeal to the open-minded progster.   “Auditory Hallucinations” is half minimalist, half...
Weserbergland Sehr Kosmisch, Ganz Progisch cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Fri, 07/14/2017 - 23:24 / Reviews - Comments

Weserbergland - Sehr Kosmisch, Ganz Progisch

“Sehr Kosmisch Ganz Progisch” by Weserbergland is an album by flute player Ketil Vestrum Einarsen, whose been a member of Jaga Jazzist, White Willow, Motorpsycho and Geir Lysnes Listening Ensemble for a while, a true veteran of the Norweigian scene.   This is his contemporary take on inspiration he drew from Krautrock, but bastardized with way...
Circle Terminal cover
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 05/15/2017 - 18:12 / News - Comments

Circle to release new studio album “Terminal” on June 23rd 2017

Circle is the very definition of genre-defying; a rare feat for any band, but effortlessly achieved by this prolific Finnish collective. Circle's latest album “Terminal”, confirmed for release on June 23rd, 2017, through Southern Lord, is pure hedonistic pleasure. The “Terminal” track “Kill City” can be streamed below....
Spoilers band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 10/27/2016 - 16:43 / News - Comments

Spoilers share brand new single “No Pressure” & announce UK Tour 2016

“Anti Vibe”, the debut LP from London-based garage outfit Spoilers, is a statement, recalling the punchier elements of Dischord Records post-hardcore whilst also drawing inspiration from motorik krautrock rhythms. Brought together by a teenhood friendship and a chance meeting at Deerhunter's ATP Festival, the four-piece cite inspiration from the...
Spoilers Anti Vibe cover
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 09/08/2016 - 22:43 / News - Comments

Spoilers to release debut album “Anti Vibe” on November 11th 2016

“Anti Vibe”, the debut LP from London-based garage outfit Spoilers, is a statement, recalling the punchier elements of Dischord Records post-hardcore whilst also drawing inspiration from motorik krautrock rhythms. Brought together by a teenhood friendship and a chance meeting at Deerhunter's ATP Festival, the four-piece cite inspiration from the...
Horseback Dead Ringers cover
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 06/15/2016 - 19:51 / News - Comments

Horseback to release new album “Dead Ringers” on August 12th 2016

“Dead Ringers”, the forthcoming full-length from Horseback, is a lush, heady, and singular blend of organic and synthetic textures. The new LP sees the one-man Chapel Hill, North Carolina experimental project continuing to evolve while staying true to its distinctive sound. Written, produced, engineered, and mixed by mastermind Jenks Miller, “Dead...