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Kraftwerk

Kraftwerk artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

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Michael Jonzun with Vocoder

May 13, 2010 Read an excerpt from Dave Tompkins' new book about the history of the vocoder.

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May 1, 2008 Geoff Barrow and Adrian Utley from the trip-hop group Portishead spin their favorite music.

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May 18, 2005 Remembering lost L.A. with Ry Cooder; 'Bohemian Rhapsody' retooled by Grey Delisle; A new vocal ...

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Ralf Hutter (left) and the other members of Kraftwerk in performance at the Museum of Modern Art in New York on Tuesday.

April 13, 2012 The German synth quartet that redefined popular music is playing eight nights at MoMA.

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Robots: Ralf Hutter, Henning Schmitz, Fritz Hilpert, and Stefan Pfaffe of the band Kraftwerk perform during the Kraftwerk — Retrospective 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 at The Museum of Modern Art on April 10, 2012 in New York City.

April 16, 2012 How does a band that resists emotional expression provoke so much love from its audience?

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