Review #238: Trans Europe Express, Kraftwerk

#238: Trans Europe Express, Kraftwerk

Rolling Stone quotes Lester Bangs as saying that music was “being taken over by the Germans and the machines.” (Bangs was portrayed by Phillip Seymour Hoffman in Almost Famous.) Kraftwerk, therefore, is a vision first seen by Lester Bangs.

Willie Nelson’s Red Headed Stranger (#237) was released two years before Trans Europe

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