To start a rather worrying trend which is going to continue for at least the next few weeks, we’re actually a week behind with this one. Sure as buses always turn up in threes, and odd-numbered Star Trek films are rubbish (or was it even numbered ones?), former Kraftwerk member Karl Bartos must return every decade with another album, and so he has.
I wonder if Kraftwerk were involved in the recent doping scandal which has tainted cycling so much recently – it would explain what they’ve been up to, if they’ve been secretly synthesising blood plasma. Anyway, this new album is called Off the Record, and the first track is about a big sculpture in Brussels called Atomium: