Category Archives: in the media

on TV, radio, magazines or even other websites

Ash Ra Tempel Comedy Gold

Strange fact of the day comes from the discover that “Traummaschine” from the first Ash Ra Tempel album is played in the British comedy quiz show “Lucky Sexy Winners” on Channel 4, hosted by Vic & Bob. The show started … Continue reading

Posted in in the media | Tagged , | Leave a comment

PIAS London warehouse on fire

The saddest tales of the London riots are the number of small businesses destroyed in the violence. Now, we are finding that independent record labels could be joining those ranks. The warehouse where distributors PIAS keep their stock has been … Continue reading

Posted in in the media | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kraftwerk iPhone app launched

a bit of news that really did make me go “Was ist das?” today: Kraftwerk have just launched their own iPhone/iPad app that is a “24 hour music generator” and is called, predicatably, the Kling Klang Machine It’s here and … Continue reading

Posted in in the media, New Releases | Tagged | Leave a comment

Ash Ra Tempel book on the way

I’ve had word that Christian Wheeldon is writing a book about the music of Manuel Gottsching, Ash Ra Tempel and Ashra. He’s started up a blog about the book http://manuelgottsching.blogspot.com/

Posted in in the media | Tagged | Leave a comment

NEW KRAUTROCK BOOK ON IT’S WAY

“Krautrock: Cosmic Rock and its Legacy” is a new book from Black Dog Publishing. I’ve been lucky enough to have a sneak preview with a digital copy and it’s a nice, professional looking book. There’s some essays on the subject … Continue reading

Posted in in the media | Leave a comment