re: techno music

Kathryn Aegis (
Mon, 9 Dec 1996 00:15:52 +0000

Kraftwerk = anti technology?

OK, Radioactivity was their big hit, but most of their music
celebrated various aspects of technology, such as PCs, train travel,
the Internet. That and the beauty of their compositions, whose
production still makes most techno bands sound like they were
recorded in a garage. I consider Kraftwerk's music transhumanist.

I realize that certain splits have developed among techno devotees
lately as to what constitutes "true" techno, but I love it in all its


Kathryn Aegis