Kraftwerk The Man Machine - Treble 100

Treble 100, No. 29: Kraftwerk – The Man-Machine

The greatest intersection of medium and message from the German electronic pioneers.

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The 50 Best Live Albums

The greatest documents of a thrilling live performance.

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The 150 Best Albums of the 1980s

A look back at one of the greatest decades of musical innovation.

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Kraftwerk, Beach House, Low to play Green Man Festival 2022

Plus Parquet Courts, Mdou Moctar, Cate Le Bon, Jenny Hval, Yves Tumor and more

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Kraftwerk announce 2022 tour dates

The group’s 3-D tour returns to the U.S.

Kraftwerk announce colored vinyl reissues

The band’s ‘12345678’ masters get new colored vinyl versions.

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A History of Synth-Pop in 50 Essential Songs

A 50-song history lesson from analog to digital.

R.I.P. Kraftwerk founder Florian Schneider

The electronic music pioneer has died at 73.

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Kraftwerk announce 50th anniversary tour

The pioneering German synth group heads out on the road to mark their anniversary.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020

Notorious B.I.G., Soundgarden, Kraftwerk nominated for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Plus Judas Priest, Nine Inch Nails, Thin Lizzy, Motorhead and more.

The Top 150 Best Albums of the '70s

The Top 150 Albums of the ’70s

Treble revisits a list concept from its earlier years for the sake of diving deeper into the polyester decade.

10 Essential Next-Level Albums

10 times where a great album took it to the next stage.


Celebrate the Catalog : Kraftwerk

The German electronic pioneers get a deep examination in our catalog review series.

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10 Essential Side-long Tracks

10 songs that take up a lot of vinyl real estate.

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Year-in-review 2015: Adam Blyweiss

Silicon, nervy electronica, and a one-way ticket to the Trans-Europe Express.

10 Songs About Advertising

We deal with the post-Halloween marketing blitz by diving deep into 10 essential songs about advertising.

Kraftwerk announce North American tour dates

A 3-D spectacular in 12 cities.

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Searching high and low: 10 essential holy grails

We live in an internet-powered age of tubes and torrents bringing us content from the…