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The Wire Tapper 36

Track 2

"Wir Werden Immer Mehr"

From Geri Reig/Normalette Surprise

One of the founding groups of European synthpop, in the 1980s Der Plan were mainstays of the German underground. Singing almost exclusively in German, they inspired many other likeminded groups in the Neue Deutsche Welle (German New Wave) scene. Inspired by the synthetic beats of Kraftwerk and the quirky styles of The Residents, Der Plan created a unique blend of electronics, pop music and surrealism. The group are included on the compilation Electri_city: Elektronische Musik Aus Düsseldorf on Grönland Records.