Neu! - Neu!
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
1972 Ratings: #49 / 93
User Score
Based on 151 ratings
1972 Ratings: #31
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January 1, 1972 / Release Date
LP / Format
Brain Records / Label
Krautrock / Genres
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I really enjoyed this album up until he started doing whatever he was doing on the last song....all in all great record that I can probably only find myself listening to once in a blue moon.
Giving it a 75 because it needs a 75 in its title to be better
Neu! is a record that is incredibly innovative in it's audacious juxtaposition of electronic and rock music. The synths and drums and guitars form something that was never heard of at the time of release, and that helped Neu! gain notoriety. But in my opinion, there is only so much i can listen to until the wow-factor wears off. Not enough changed across the length of the album for me to consider this a masterpiece, or even one of my favorite records, but i still think that this is a very ... read more
The quintessencial, definitive krautrock experience, drove by the german eccentrics that incited the 'motorik' beats into music, officialy. Blending psychedelia, new-age, progressive-rock and electronics, this is one of the very first records to reveal the sheer power of rhythms in a crude, almost minimalistic way. Essential.
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Track List

  1. Hallogallo
  2. Sonderangebot
  3. Weissensee
  4. Jahresübersicht (Part One): Im Glück
  5. Jahresübersicht (Part Two): Negativland
  6. Jahresübersicht (Part Three): Lieber Honig
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Added on: April 5, 2013