#432 Holger Czukay – Movies

Holger Czukay‘s Movies is his second album. He was known for being one of the co-founders of the German Krautrock band Can. This is one of the weirdest albums on the list. It is not one that I would listen to again. It is a bunch of randomness mixed with crappy African rhythms. This is […]

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#284 Faust – Faust IV

Original line-up of the German krautrock group Faust released their last album Faust IV in 1973. They are not well known in the USA. What is Krautrock? According to Wikipedia it “is a broad genre of experimental rock that developed in Germany in the late 1960s among bands drawing on diverse sources such as psychedelic […]

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#278 Can – Future Days

The German band Can switches gears into¬†ambient music with their fifth album Future Days. They have not completely turned away from Krautrock, but they are progressing in sound. The title song is great. I like the ambient sounds. It is nice to hear the origins of a genre I used to listen to a lot […]

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#220 Can – Tago Mago

German experimental rock bands are not something you hear much about in the USA. Krautrock is not popular in the land of the free. It is a pity! Can is one of those bands I have never heard of and wished I had. I have been sitting here writing another blog post and doing some […]

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