[KRAFTWERK] RE: KRAFTWERK Digest, Vol 22, Issue 26

David Pike davidapike123 at hotmail.com
Thu Jun 9 12:41:20 CEST 2005


hi let me tell you the boys were great live in the 70s and 80s the bootlegs 
just dont do them justice but the best TRIBAL97  T.E.E speechless vitamin  
150% kraftwerk

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>Date: Wed,  8 Jun 2005 19:57:27 +0200 (CEST)
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>    1. Uncyclopedia about KW (faundron)
>    2. Re: Chicago... (Greg Earle)
>    3. RE: Re: Chicago... (Toby Frith)
>    4. RE: Re: Chicago... (Mark Reed)
>    5. Magazine advertisement (Georg Jajus)
>    6. Re: Re: Chicago... (schweinedemo89 at hotmail.com)
>    7. Re: Magazine advertisement (aj)
>    8. Re: L.A. Concert. (owlwatcher_974)
>    9. Re: The Orb & Kraftwerk (Der Automat)
>   10. MaximumMinimum (Der Automat)
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>
>Message: 1
>Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2005 17:30:40 +0300
>From: faundron <faundron at gmail.com>
>Subject: [KRAFTWERK] Uncyclopedia about KW
>To: Kraftwerk list <kraftwerk at activerecord.com>
>Message-ID: <10ed1e32050608073063c48868 at mail.gmail.com>
>Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1
>
>http://uncyclopedia.org/wiki/Kraftwerk
>
>------------------------------
>
>Message: 2
>Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2005 08:01:12 -0700
>From: Greg Earle <Greg at Earle.NAME>
>Subject: [KRAFTWERK] Re: Chicago...
>To: kraftwerk at activerecord.com
>Message-ID: <d1292fce0fb070fa87c820b3c5640d4b at Earle.NAME>
>Content-Type: text/plain; charset=US-ASCII; format=flowed
>
>On Jun 8, 2005, at 7:07 AM, Nat <cypherks at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > Congrats to Len for a great write up.  This was the first time that I
> > had the chance
> > to see KW - I missed the 98 tour :(  And let me tell you, I've been
> > waiting since
> > about 1985 to see them live, so this was long time coming.  It also
> > cleared up a lot
> > of confusion for me; I have the San Francisco 1998 show, and could
> > never figure out
> > why the audience was cheering at certain points; now I know.
>
>The SF '98 audience (of which I was a member, 10 feet from the stage,
>tops) wasn't
>"cheering at certain points" - we were *completely flipping out*.  I'm
>not sure I've
>ever seen an audience reaction at a show like that - everyone was going
>f*@king
>stark-raving bonkers.  17 years of pent-up desire can do that to
>Werkers ... ;-)
>
>Sharp contrast to the present, where the LA crowd was the most dead
>Kraftwerk
>audience I've ever been a member of (and that includes Paris 2002, with
>a bunch
>of dead Euros).  I danced the entire time, and the unfortunate pair
>right behind
>me (and this Black kid next to me, who also stood the entire time) kept
>bitching
>at me to sit down.  He finally called a Security Guard on me!  I told
>him I'd
>paid my $50 and I could do what I want (he tried to tell me I had to go
>out in
>the aisle - 'way to the left - to dance).  I told him this was my 8th
>Kraftwerk
>show, and I hadn't sat down for any of them, and I wasn't about to
>start now!
>The guard left, the @ssholes behind us left and sat elsewhere, and in
>the end
>everyone ended up on their feet anyway ... grrrr.  Just say "No" to
>seated venues!
>(It just blows my mind at how people can sit down for Kraftwerk.  Don't
>they have
>feet?  If you don't want to dance during "More Fun To Compute", you
>must be
>brain-dead ... )
>
>(I also went to Detroit, where the crowd was also much more dead than
>in '98 -
>   no "Boing!  Boom Tschak!" crowd chant this year, alas - but I
>attributed that
>   to the ridiculously early start time - 6:30 doors, KW on at 7:35 - too
>early
>   for the Detroit people to be drunk and rowdy ;-) )
>
>I have a couple of poorly-shot AVIs (of parts of TEE and MFTC) that
>I'll post
>up if I can find a good place to put them ...
>
>	- Greg
>
>
>------------------------------
>
>Message: 3
>Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2005 16:05:26 +0100
>From: "Toby Frith" <Toby.Frith at telegraph.co.uk>
>Subject: RE: [KRAFTWERK] Re: Chicago...
>To: <kraftwerk at activerecord.com>
>Message-ID:
>	<0A7658A378B8D448A44A757D5BAC87640498F069 at DOMEXCH.tgl.telegraph.co.uk>
>Content-Type: text/plain;	charset="iso-8859-1"
>
>I had someone tell me to stop dancing during one of the Brixton shows last 
>year.
>
>*tuts*
>
>The best reaction to them I've ever seen would have been Tribal Gathering.
>
>Greg, how did the crowd react during "Planet of Visions"?  And were any 
>Detroit cognescenti in the audience?
>
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: kraftwerk-bounces at activerecord.com
>[mailto:kraftwerk-bounces at activerecord.com]On Behalf Of Greg Earle
>Sent: 08 June 2005 16:01
>To: kraftwerk at activerecord.com
>Subject: [KRAFTWERK] Re: Chicago...
>
>
>On Jun 8, 2005, at 7:07 AM, Nat <cypherks at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > Congrats to Len for a great write up.  This was the first time that I
> > had the chance
> > to see KW - I missed the 98 tour :(  And let me tell you, I've been
> > waiting since
> > about 1985 to see them live, so this was long time coming.  It also
> > cleared up a lot
> > of confusion for me; I have the San Francisco 1998 show, and could
> > never figure out
> > why the audience was cheering at certain points; now I know.
>
>The SF '98 audience (of which I was a member, 10 feet from the stage,
>tops) wasn't
>"cheering at certain points" - we were *completely flipping out*.  I'm
>not sure I've
>ever seen an audience reaction at a show like that - everyone was going
>f*@king
>stark-raving bonkers.  17 years of pent-up desire can do that to
>Werkers ... ;-)
>
>Sharp contrast to the present, where the LA crowd was the most dead
>Kraftwerk
>audience I've ever been a member of (and that includes Paris 2002, with
>a bunch
>of dead Euros).  I danced the entire time, and the unfortunate pair
>right behind
>me (and this Black kid next to me, who also stood the entire time) kept
>bitching
>at me to sit down.  He finally called a Security Guard on me!  I told
>him I'd
>paid my $50 and I could do what I want (he tried to tell me I had to go
>out in
>the aisle - 'way to the left - to dance).  I told him this was my 8th
>Kraftwerk
>show, and I hadn't sat down for any of them, and I wasn't about to
>start now!
>The guard left, the @ssholes behind us left and sat elsewhere, and in
>the end
>everyone ended up on their feet anyway ... grrrr.  Just say "No" to
>seated venues!
>(It just blows my mind at how people can sit down for Kraftwerk.  Don't
>they have
>feet?  If you don't want to dance during "More Fun To Compute", you
>must be
>brain-dead ... )
>
>(I also went to Detroit, where the crowd was also much more dead than
>in '98 -
>   no "Boing!  Boom Tschak!" crowd chant this year, alas - but I
>attributed that
>   to the ridiculously early start time - 6:30 doors, KW on at 7:35 - too
>early
>   for the Detroit people to be drunk and rowdy ;-) )
>
>I have a couple of poorly-shot AVIs (of parts of TEE and MFTC) that
>I'll post
>up if I can find a good place to put them ...
>
>	- Greg
>
>
>------------------------------
>
>Message: 4
>Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2005 16:42:04 +0100
>From: "Mark Reed" <mr.markreed at virgin.net>
>Subject: RE: [KRAFTWERK] Re: Chicago...
>To: <kraftwerk at activerecord.com>
>Message-ID: <KPEIJEHNIIMCMMGAKAPCIEJIEKAA.mr.markreed at virgin.net>
>Content-Type: text/plain;	charset="iso-8859-1"
>
> >The best reaction to them I've ever seen would have been Tribal 
>Gathering.
>
>When the curtain opened and they were first seen in the wireframe suits,
>well, "WOW" was the exact response most people had.
>
>Nobody seems to be m,entioning the 'lost' three songs they played during 
>the
>97-98 era. They were excellent and would've fitted nicely as extra songs,
>esp. if they'd played them live in '04, for the live record.
>
>M
>
>
>------------------------------
>
>Message: 5
>Date: Wed, 08 Jun 2005 18:13:24 +0200 (METDST)
>From: Georg Jajus <Georgie at blackbox.net>
>Subject: [KRAFTWERK] Magazine advertisement
>To: kraftwerk at activerecord.com
>Message-ID: <20050608.53623179 at blackbox.net>
>Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1
>
>
>There's an advertisement for the "Minimum Maximum" album in the austrian 
>magazine 'now!'. I took a scan:
>
>http://members.blackbox.net/georgie/kraftwerk/MinimumMaximum.jpg
>
>Greets,
>Georgie
>
>--
>
>"Now you listen to me, I'm an advertising man, not a red herring. I've got 
>a job, a secretary, a mother, two ex-wives and several bartenders that 
>depend upon me, and I don't intend to disappoint them all by getting myself 
>'slightly' killed."
>
>[ Roger Thornhill / 'North By Northwest' ]
>
>
>------------------------------
>
>Message: 6
>Date: Wed, 08 Jun 2005 18:15:11 +0200
>From: schweinedemo89 at hotmail.com
>Subject: Re: [KRAFTWERK] Re: Chicago...
>To: kraftwerk at activerecord.com
>Message-ID: <BAY18-DAV781E726AB363C2DFCAF73C5FD0 at phx.gbl>
>Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"; format=flowed
>
>At 08:01 08.06.05 -0700, Greg Earle wrote:
>
> >I danced the entire time, and the unfortunate pair right behind
> >me (and this Black kid next to me, who also stood the entire time) kept
> >bitching
> >at me to sit down.  He finally called a Security Guard on me!  I told him 
>I'd
> >paid my $50 and I could do what I want (he tried to tell me I had to go 
>out in
> >the aisle - 'way to the left - to dance).
>
>paying $50 doesn't mean you're entitled to do anything you wanna do.
>if there's an area for dancing (as the security guard pointed out) and an
>area with seats, then dancing in the seated area is somewhat like smoking
>in a non-smoking-area.
>
>
> >(It just blows my mind at how people can sit down for Kraftwerk.  Don't
> >they have
> >feet?  If you don't want to dance during "More Fun To Compute", you must 
>be
> >brain-dead ... )
>
>actually, it's the other way around. people who sit down, listen and watch
>at a kraftwerk concert are likely to be more brain-active than people who
>dance (no offense intended!).
>
>
>------------------------------
>
>Message: 7
>Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2005 17:28:26 +0100
>From: aj <ajmal.m at gmail.com>
>Subject: Re: [KRAFTWERK] Magazine advertisement
>To: kraftwerk at activerecord.com
>Message-ID: <ee01df3f050608092838e6bae at mail.gmail.com>
>Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1
>
>nice, thanks :)
>
>On 08/06/05, Georg Jajus <Georgie at blackbox.net> wrote:
> >
> > There's an advertisement for the "Minimum Maximum" album in the austrian 
>magazine 'now!'. I took a scan:
> >
> > http://members.blackbox.net/georgie/kraftwerk/MinimumMaximum.jpg
> >
> > Greets,
> > Georgie
> >
> > --
> >
> > "Now you listen to me, I'm an advertising man, not a red herring. I've 
>got a job, a secretary, a mother, two ex-wives and several bartenders that 
>depend upon me, and I don't intend to disappoint them all by getting myself 
>'slightly' killed."
> >
> > [ Roger Thornhill / 'North By Northwest' ]
> >
> >
>
>------------------------------
>
>Message: 8
>Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2005 09:37:34 -0700
>From: "owlwatcher_974" <owlwatcher_974 at earthlink.net>
>Subject: Re: [KRAFTWERK] L.A. Concert.
>To: <kraftwerk at activerecord.com>
>Message-ID: <00ac01c56c49$89293a00$210110ac at owl1>
>Content-Type: text/plain; charset="iso-8859-1"
>
>You know what I meant  :P   ....sheeeshh  *grins*
>Mary
>http://www.owlwatcher974.com
>   ----- Original Message -----
>   From: Charliechuck71 at aol.com
>   To: kraftwerk at activerecord.com
>   Sent: Wednesday, June 08, 2005 2:13 AM
>   Subject: Re: [KRAFTWERK] L.A. Concert.
>
>
>   you said it sounded as if they were playing live, THEY WERE!
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>Message: 9
>Date: Tue, 7 Jun 2005 19:28:24 +0200
>From: "Der Automat" <automat at offcampus.net>
>Subject: Re: [KRAFTWERK] The Orb & Kraftwerk
>To: "Kraftwerk Antenna Mailing List" <kraftwerk at activerecord.com>
>Message-ID: <00eb01c56c4a$3252e400$8bcb3bd4 at y5m9j9>
>Content-Type: text/plain;	charset="iso-8859-1"
>
>Tomasz Kirmuc wrote:
>
> > Just discovered that. "Little Fluffy Clouds [Heavy Weight Dub]" by The 
>Orb
> > has in some parts sampled percussion rhythm from "Music Non Stop". It's
> > the second time when I hear The Orb using Kraftwerk's sample. Nice.
>
>Excuse me, what was the first time?
>Thanks in advance.
>
>DER AUTOMAT
>
>
>------------------------------
>
>Message: 10
>Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2005 10:12:32 +0200
>From: "Der Automat" <automat at offcampus.net>
>Subject: [KRAFTWERK] MaximumMinimum
>To: "Kraftwerk Antenna Mailing List" <kraftwerk at activerecord.com>
>Cc: Kraftwerk Xmission Mail List <kraftwerk at mailman.xmission.com>
>Message-ID: <00ec01c56c4a$334ea920$8bcb3bd4 at y5m9j9>
>Content-Type: text/plain; charset="iso-8859-1"
>
>Q Anthems compilation
>http://www.q4music.com/nav?page=q4music.qcd.detail&fixture_cd=109778&resource=109778
>
>Kraftwerk to release new live album http://www.nme.com/news/112129.htm
>
>Planet of visions http://www.nme.com/artists/photos/photo/21823.htm
>
>http://www.mondosonoro.com/detall_noticia.asp?id=207193
>http://swen.antville.org/stories/1129068/
>http://www.progarchives.com/Progressive_rock_discography_CD.asp?cd_id=7783
>http://www.townsend-records.co.uk/product.php?pType=music&pId=6592321
>http://www.shareprovider.com/edonkey-links/Music/Kraftwerk-Minimum-Maximum-2005-5323/
>http://www.barcodezine.com/revkraftwerkminimummaximum270505.htm
>http://www.ultravox.org.uk/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic;f=26;t=000077
>http://www.shopemi.com/album_page.asp?artist_id=751
>http://www.thedjlist.com/djs/KRAFTWERK/cds/Minimum-Maximum
>http://news.entertainment.msn.co.uk/20050603_albums_R26100.htm
>download Kraftwerk tracks 
>http://sib1.od2.com/common/config.asp?shop=16&associd=2&redirect=browseartistproducts&artistid=804&LinkRef=MSNNews030605
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