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WELLE:ERDBALL


WELLE:ERDBALL

Welle:Erdball (often abbreviated as W:E) is a group from Germany often credited of being the pioneers of bitpop. The heavy use of the Commodore 64’s SID sound chip makes their sound instantly recognizable. Their sound is reminiscent of the electronic pioneers Kraftwerk.

Welle:Erdball’s front figure Honey (Dr. G. Linde) is also well known for his involvement in the C64 movement. Welle:Erdball made the music for the Commodore 64 game Metal Dust released by protovision. Welle:Erdball held a concert at the Amiga & Retro computing 2002 fair.

Honey is also active in the goth/synth band homo futura.

The name literally means “Wavelength:Earth”, and in fact comes from a German radio play called “Hallo! Hier ist Welle Erdball!”. Their logo is a Sachsenring logo turned around.

W:E has been a part of the demoscene and produced several musicdisks and other productions over the years. They also gave a live performance at Breakpoint 2006.

In the early days Welle:Erdball went under the name Feindsender. Their music was then much more aggressive and punk-like. Some old Feindsender songs reappear on their later albums such as Rosa Zeiten and Telefonsex wich appears on the EP Nyntändoshock but were first on the album “es ist an der Zeit”.

Welle Erdball :
Honey ? Lyrics, Synth, Lead Singer, Concept, Programming, Graphics.
A.L.F ? Programming, Synth, Organisation.
C=64 ? Tone, Voice, Motivation.
Frl. Venus ? Vocals, Feminity, Finance.
Plastique ? Vocals, Feminity, Design.

WEB SITE:
http://www.welle-e.de

[biography from last.fm, click here to read the full biography on last.fm]

www.welle-erdball.de

WELLE:ERDBALL performed @ WELLE:ERDBALL - Der Kalte Krieg Tour 2011 + RADICAL G., November 2011

Related artist(s): DIE FUNKHAUSGRUPPE

WELLE:ERDBALL 07/2015 PHOTOSHOOT  Amphi Festival, Köln, Germany
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WELLE:ERDBALL 11/2011 PHOTOSHOOT  Trix Antwerp, Belgium
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WELLE:ERDBALL 09/2011 INTERVIEW  They suddenly played Milli Vanilli and we just looked at each other and knew we had to do the music we wanted to hear ourselves...
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WELLE:ERDBALL 11/2011 CD  Der Kalte Krieg
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11/2014 NEWS  Peek-A-Boo presents the new clip from Welle:Erdball
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03/2013 NEWS  Welle:Erdball back with new material and tour
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02/2013 NEWS  New computersounds by Welle:Erdball
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10/2011 NEWS  Welle:Erdball plays 90min fan requests on their 'Kalte Krieg 2011 Tour'
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WELLE:ERDBALL 08/2011 CD  Mono-Poly
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