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Wolfgang Flür (Ex Kraftwerk)

Member of the classic Kraftwerk line up 1973-1987, author of “I Was A Robot” and Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame 2021 Inductee – Wolfgang Flür returns to The Old Courts, touring his 3rd solo album Magazine!

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    15 Apr

    2022
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    Grand Vault

    The Old Courts
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    8:00PM

    Doors open

By arrangement with Selective AgencyWolfgang Flür (Ex Kraftwerk) Magazine Tour 2022

Support on the night comes from musician, producer, noise maker and Wolfgang’s music partner – Peter Duggal.

A member of Kraftwerk during the group’s golden era, Wolfgang Flür was the band’s electronic percussionist from 1973 to 1987.Born in Frankfurt, Germany, Flür became the third member of the band in 1973, replacing a drum machine. He was a member of the group from their international breakthrough with the album Autobahn (1974) and remained as they experimented with proto techno on albums such as Trans-Europe Express (1977) and Computer World (1981).Frustrated with the half-a-decade it took to produce Electric Cafe (1986), he left the band after the LP’s release — it wouldn’t be until a 2009 reissue that Flür received an artist credit on the album. In 1997, he launched his solo career under the name Yamo and released Time Pie, an album that featured work with the experimental duo Mouse on Mars.

In 2000, he published his memoir I Was a Robot, but the book was pulled momentarily, and re-released with revisions after a lawsuit from the remaining members of Kraftwerk.

A 12″ single named after the book appeared in 2004, and it was included on the 2015 release Eloquence: Total Works, a collection of unreleased Flür tracks dating back to 2002.

His live performance will include the true analogue influences from the early electronic movement, whilst showcasing his modern introductions of pop, techno, and soundtrack sounds.

Dedicated fans and pure electronic appreciators will be truly entertained!

Grand Vault accessibility information…

Grand Vault
  • Performance Time: 8:00pm

  • Age Suitability & Warning: 14+ (14-17 with Adult)

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