Hölderlin-Hölderlins Traum – Pilz 20 21314-5 – 1972

HÖLDERLIN debuted in 1972 on “Pilz” with the quite formidable album Hölderlins Traum produced by DIETER DIERKS. Psychedelic folk rock was a rare & even tender plant in Germany, which was mostly hybridized into galactic cucumbers in ROLF-ULRICH KAISER’s cosmic greenhouse. It’s a pity that the original line-up of H. with the wonderfully elegiac voice [...]

Unter den Sternen von Tha – Ein Science Fiction Roman von Heribert Kurth

AndroSF 105-ISBN 978-3-95765169-3 erschienen im Juni 2020. Der Navigator Ttrebi H*tr ist als Chronist der Menschheit auf dem Planeten Tha in geradezu mönchischer Klausur unterwegs. Unbekannte Auftraggeber erwarten von ihm innerhalb eines Tha-Jahres die Niederschrift der technischen, sozialen und spirituellen Evolution der Menschheitsgeschichte der letzten 500.000 Jahre einer so genannten multiversalen Hintergrundzeit. Während er die [...]

KRAFTWERK live ca. 1970

My first concert was Kraftwerk, around 1970. They played at our place in Reinbek (Hamburg East) in the auditorium of the Sachsenwald-Oberschule (SOS). The auditorium was packed. On the stage the musicians sounded with exotic instruments. I was 13 years young at the time and found the concert to be rather horrible noise, until I [...]

Kalacacra – Crawling to Lhasa

Kalacakra Their name is Tibetan, and means “wheel of time”, more or less. It was the name adopted at the start of the 70s by two friends from Duisburg: Claus Rauschenbach, on guitar, congas, mouth-organ and vocals, and Heinz Martin – who was already an experienced live performer – on electric guitar, flute, shawm, violin, [...]