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Poll Question: Which one would you go to?
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    Posted: December 06 2012 at 19:58
Trans Europe Express, with the track "The Man Machine" played as an encore! :-)
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Post Options Post Options   Quote otto pankrock Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 06 2012 at 17:24
Computer World for me. Then Man Machine and Trans Europe Express.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote twosteves Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 06 2012 at 17:05
Originally posted by Stool Man

Originally posted by Fox On The Rocks

this is a pretty substantial event - once in a lifetime kind of thing.
Twice - they did this in April at The Museum of Modern Art
Clips of those shows are on youtube if you want to see.

Yeah, I live in NYC and it was nearly impossible to get in---was a bit of an insider thing---hope these shows are more open to the masses.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Stool Man Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 06 2012 at 09:02
Originally posted by Fox On The Rocks

this is a pretty substantial event - once in a lifetime kind of thing.
Twice - they did this in April at The Museum of Modern Art
Clips of those shows are on youtube if you want to see.
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Radio Activity...probably the band's most influential (but today most underappreciated) album, and I'd love to hear a 21st century interpretation. But I really wish they'd acknowledge their first three albums...

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Post Options Post Options   Quote Man With Hat Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 05 2012 at 21:28
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Radioactivity.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Progosopher Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 05 2012 at 19:05
I think Computer World and Man Machine would have awesome shows, so I would go to either of those.  I voted CW.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Luna Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 05 2012 at 18:53
Originally posted by SaltyJon

Wir fahr'n fahr'n fahr'n auf der Autobahn!
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Post Options Post Options   Quote twosteves Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 05 2012 at 18:36
Originally posted by glenn_ecko

1. Radio Activity, 2. The Man Machine, 3. Computer World, 4. Techno Pop, 5. Trans Europe Express, 6. Autobahn

I think this is right.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote SaltyJon Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 05 2012 at 18:17
Wir fahr'n fahr'n fahr'n auf der Autobahn!
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Post Options Post Options   Quote The Bearded Bard Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 05 2012 at 16:21

^That sounds really interesting! Will have to check that Kraftwerk album out. On my wishlist it goes!

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Post Options Post Options   Quote HolyMoly Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 05 2012 at 16:10
Iggy's album "The Idiot" has some sonic similarities to  Radio Activity.  Real cold and lonely sounding.  That's what I like most about it.  It feels like a photo that's just a little out of focus.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote The Bearded Bard Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 05 2012 at 15:57
Originally posted by glenn_ecko

1. Radio Activity
Hmm...that one seems to be regarded as one of their best, by some at least. It is for instance Iggy Pop's favourite Kraftwerk album. So why is it so lowly rated here? Must be an album that splits opinions...
 
 
Anyway, Man-Machine for me, followed by Trans-Europe Express (the only two of theirs I've heard).

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Post Options Post Options   Quote Fox On The Rocks Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 05 2012 at 14:55
Shocked Wait, what?! Lucky Brits, I thought it was implied that they were going to do world tours, but now that I think about it, boy that'd be a lot of work and time. LOL But wow, this is a pretty substantial event - once in a lifetime kind of thing. If I could go, definitely Trans-European or Autobahn- my two favourite Kraftwerk records. Heck, I'd try to go to most of them, if I could. 
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Post Options Post Options   Quote glenn_ecko Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 05 2012 at 14:07
1. Radio Activity, 2. The Man Machine, 3. Computer World, 4. Techno Pop, 5. Trans Europe Express, 6. Autobahn
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Post Options Post Options   Quote HolyMoly Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 05 2012 at 13:52
Kevin Bacon was in everything.
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you know nothing LOL
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Didn't know kevin Bacon was in  The  Cramps
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Originally posted by Snow Dog

Originally posted by akamaisondufromage

Originally posted by Snow Dog

Who is  the foxy bassist?
 
Ahah, The 'FoxyBassist' is the mid eighties FoxyBassist for that little known 'Progabilly' band The Cramps, her name is 'Fur'
 
 
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I've heard of the Cramps. Quite well known little known band.
 
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