By joining our free community you will have access to all these features as well as to participating in our community, forums, contacting members, and much more. The Dead Rock Stars Club. The first single and album releases were available at first only in Germany and through online shops and download platforms in German-speaking countries. For more information and future concert tour announcements visit. Registration takes only a few minutes and Alphaville Forum - The Dreamroom is absolutely free, so please:. Current band member lineup is Marian Gold, Martin Lister, David Goodes and Jakob Kiersch. In 1997, after the band went to record their next album, Echolette left the band because he decided to spent time with his family.
The single also reached the Top Five in Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Austria, Ireland and South Africa. Invited by the designer , Alphaville performed songs from the new album as well as old hits at the on 21 January 2011 during Berlin Fashion Week. I can't seem to find anything else about the upcoming album, so let's start a discussion. Together the three wrote Forever Young and recorded their first demo of the same name. It entered the German charts at number 15 in its first week of release and stayed in the top 100 for 8 weeks. Marion Gold obviously put a lot of time and attention into this and wasn't going to release it until it was just right. On May 25—26, 2018, Alphaville and Marian Gold played two nights at the club in.
So 80s fans and Alphaville fans alike can rest assure that this is top notch and not just thrown to us to make money! The song was produced by rapper Kanye West. But this cd is beautiful, diverse, well thought out and now I see why its five years late to be released. Includes a forum, photo gallery, downloads, reviews and weekly chat sessions. The founding members were lead singer real name: Hartwig Schierbaum, born 26 May 1954 in , real name: Bernhard Gössling, born 2 June 1960 in , and real name: Frank Sorgatz, born 26 October 1961 in Enger. He was replaced by Carsten Brocker. You are currently using our site as a guest which means you can't access all our features like our members corner, private groups and more. No Alphaville album is the same.
With cult bands, this is a matter of course: many of them still rest on their hit singles and their typical sound. Additionally, the music is pretty deep and it is hard for me to fully absorb it on a first listening. International fan community for the German band Alphaville Big in Japan, Forever Young. Alphaville News 2013: Newest Alphaville album with working title of Strange Attractor scheduled for release in 2013. The package contains 3D glasses.
Marian says 2012 is the scheduled release, but we all know this may well turn out to be premature. The result was a new form of the band, with singer Marian Gold, keyboardist Carsten Brocker, guitarist David Goodes, drummer Jakob Kiersch and bassist Alexandra Merl. . Bernhard Lloyd did not contribute to the 2003 limited-edition album , and shortly after its release on 18 March 2003, he officially left the group, But he stays in contact with Gold. The touring musicians became members of the band at this point. Marion Gold also said Strange Attractor, being recorded in Sweden, is unlike any other album Alphaville has ever produced.
In 2016, bassist Maja Kim left in order to follow new challenges following theposition was filled by Alexandra Merl. It was clear that this also involved changes in their sound. One of things that makes Alphaville great is that they continue to re-invent themselves. The release date is unknown at this time but we may be hearing more soon. In a total of 13 songs, Alphaville combine 80s electro pop with rock, funk and soul.
The two concerts were also. However, title and sound-description albeit enigmatic certainly sound intriguing enough! It is also available digitally from various download platforms. Don't let anyone tell you this is not good - those are from the 80's hags that don't appreciate anything after 1986 and usually I am one of them. But after a few listens, the music becomes impossible to resist. In August 2017, they performed a Concert Tour in , , , and and. A time when much happened.
In March 2011 Alphaville toured the album across Germany and had signed a new deal with the Universal Music Group. The core stage members of Alphaville then were Gold and new recruits, Martin Lister keyboards , David Goodes guitars and Jakob Kiersch drums. It reached the Top 30 in Austria, Italy and in the. I've been listening to Strange Attractor for a week now and I am continually identifying new things I love about these songs and my love for this album continues to grow. Thanks for another great album!!! In 2011 Maja Kim joined the band on bass.
As an alternative to individual music videos, the band enlisted nine directors, among them , to create a film entitled based on the album's tracks. On 21 May 2014, Martin Lister died unexpectedly, announced by the band via their Facebook page and Yahoo mailing list, a few days later. Their most recent album Catching Rays on Giant from 2010 is a good example. Alphaville had to continue on following the loss of keyboardist Martin Lister, who died in 2014. For nearly 30 years the Germany based group Alphaville has endured as a favorite band for millions of electronic music fans worldwide. On March 15, 2019, was remastered for the 35th anniversary.