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Astralwerks Turns 20!

#astralwerks20 I can’t believe it.  I feel so old now.  This was the label that got me into electronic music all of those years ago…  So, to celebrate their (belated) 20th birthday, I’ll share my favorite releases from their vast … Continue reading

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Early Kraftwerk, part 4

I had written this up months ago and meant to post it then, but I never got around to it.  Since it might be a while before I get some new material up here, I figured I’d at least get … Continue reading

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Updates: The I.D., and some Electronic Music History

Howdy folks Sorry for the string of delays.  Between work, getting injured again and trying to draft story ideas for my other job at the WEC, I’ve not had a lot of time to really just chill.  So, it’s obviously … Continue reading

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Coming up… Early June

Hey folks! Sorry for the delay in posts, it’s been a wild weekend for me at work.  I spent most of my time as two different bird mascots, traveling all over the county.  Today is my only day off before … Continue reading

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Updates for March

Coming soon on Tuning into Obscure… Reviews for Midnight Salvage Co., WaMü, Kraftwerk and some obscure ambient bliss via FAX records. In the meantime, enjoy this obscure grunge playlist.  It was put together by Tuning into Obscure contributor, Keith.

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Early Kraftwerk, pt. 2

Artist: Kraftwerk Title: 1 (s/t) Released: 1970 Label: Phillips (and various bootlegs) Format: LP Genre: Kosmische / Krautrock, experimental, electronic It wasn’t too long ago when I posted an updated about how much I wanted to do a series about … Continue reading

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Early Kraftwerk, pt. 1

Artist: Organisation Title: Tone Float Released: 1970 Label: RCA Victor Format: LP Genre: krautrock/kosmiche, electronic, experimental As psyche rock began to decline in the late 60s, an experimental form of rock began to blossom out of Germany; the bands mainly … Continue reading

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Updates for January: Sweaters and Pearls, Tito Ramsey, Kraftwerk and Other Things

While those of us here in upstate and western New York bury ourselves in blankets and cling to our heaters as the next winter storm rolls in, I lurk by my laptop.  I’m hoping the power doesn’t go off, seeing … Continue reading

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Mini Muses

Went gift hunting at Lakeshore Record Excahnge here in good old Rochester and dug up some interesting finds.  Of course, it is always when you don’t have a lot of cash when you happen to find the long missing items … Continue reading

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