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Kraftwerk announce residency in Germany for January 2013

Kraftwerk announce residency in Germany for January 2013

Kraftwerk have announced a residency in Düsseldorf this coming January.

After their residency at New York's Museum of Modern Art in April, where the group played one album per date along with additional works from their back catalogue, the band will follow a similar programme in their hometown.

The performances, called 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8, will take place at the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen Museum, first from January 11 - 13, then 16-20. Like the MoMA shows, Kraftwerk will play one album per date and will be accompanied by 3-D visuals.

This is Kraftwerk's first performance in Düsseldorf since 1991.

Jan 11 Autobahn (1974)
Jan 12 Radio-Aktivität (1975)
Jan 13 Trans-Europe Express (1977)
Jan 16 Die Mensch-Maschine (1978)
Jan 17 Computerwelt (1981)
Jan 18 Techno Pop (1986)
Jan 19 The Mix (1991)
Jan 20 Tour de France Soundtracks (2003)

Tickets go on sale on November 10.

A photo exhibition, Kraftwerk / Roboter / Fotografie Peter Boettcher, will also run from January 11 at the Forum Nordrhein-Westfalen Museum.


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