Kraftwerk - Man Machine (Image courtesy of Sprueth Magers, Berlin and London. © Kraftwerk)

Kraftwerk - Man Machine (Image courtesy of Sprueth Magers, Berlin and London. © Kraftwerk)

Kraftwerk Revisit Eight Albums In Museum of Modern Art Residency

by Tim Cashmere on February 16, 2012

in Live,News

German electro pioneers Kraftwerk have announced an eight night residency to take place at New York’s Museum of Modern Art.

The concerts are collectively titled Kraftwerk-Retrospective 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 and will see the quartet play eight of their albums in full, beginning with 1974’s Autobahn.

After the band have played the album, they will play some of their greatest hits which have been adapted to fit the exhibition.

If eight nights of Kraftwerk live isn’t enough, each night will also have a 3D visualisation of the album that they’re performing.

The full schedule is:

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10 – Autobahn (1974)
11 – Radio–Activity (1975)
12 – Trans Europe Express (1977)
13 – The Man-Machine (1978)
14 – Computer World (1981)
15 – Techno Pop (1986)
16 – The Mix (1991)
17 – Tour de France (2003)

Tickets will set you back $25 each and can be bought here: MoMAKraftwerkTickets.showclix.com (Note: that URL must be copied into your browser.) There is a limit to two per customer.

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