We've a real hum-Dinger of a playlist for all you Krautrock fans and newcomers alike. This is a Rother you can't refuse. Ahem.
As there's a NEU! compilation of covers coming out on May 18 - entitled Brand Neu! - we are celebrating all things Neu! with a playlist of their wares as a sort of introduction. Klicken sie hier fur das spielenlisten.
Here's the tracklisting:
- 'Lila Engel (Lilac Angel)'
- 'Für Immer (Forever)'
Brand Neu! sees Sonic Youth, Primal Scream, Oasis, Foals, and School of Seven Bells, amongst others, paying tribute through the medium of music as well as a rare instrumental track by guitarist Michael Rother. The track by La Dusseldorf is one of the last pieces of music drummer Klaus Dinger worked on before his death in March last year. Click here for the Myspace and more information.
Full tracklisting below.
- Ciccone Youth (Sonic Youth)-‘Two Cool Rock Chicks Listening To Neu!’
- Primal Scream -‘Shoot Speed / Kill Light’
- Pets With Pets -‘We Only Found This Place’(unreleased track)
- Oasis -‘Can Y'See It Now?’
- Foals -‘Titan Arum’
- Cornelius -‘Wataridori’
- Holy Fuck -‘Super Inuit’
- Kasabian -‘Stuntman’
- LCD Soundsystem -‘Watch The Tapes’
- School Of Seven Bells -‘Device Fuer M’
- Fujiya & Miyagi -‘Electro Karaoke’
- Hook & The Twin -‘They’ll Get Your Head’(unreleased)
- La Duesseldorf -‘Sketch 1_08’
- Michael Rother -‘Neutronics 98 (A Tribute to Conny Plank)’
- Mixtape: Hey Sholay's proggy-party jukebox
- From John Cage to Liars via Nurse With Wound - A Brief History of Post-Industrial
- Mixtape Monday: 10 Songs That influenced Mogwai by Stuart Braithwaite
- Various - Brand Neu!
- Spotifriday: Your NEU! favourite band...
- Shoegaze Week: An introduction....
- Foals: on the past, the present, and the surf-rock future
- RIP: the Neu-Kraut scene