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Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Kraftwerk/Neu! Drummer Klaus Dinger Dies at Age 61

Posted By on Wed, Apr 2, 2008 at 11:33 AM


Founding Kraftwerk drummer Klaus Dinger's death was announced today. Dinger, who went on to create Neu!, died March 21 of heart failure. His influence on music spreads far and wide throughout every modern genre and decade. Go ahead and thank Klaus Dinger for all that electronic music you've loved during your entire existence. -- ASD Staff Report

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