August 9, 2022

Krautrock duo NEU! are getting an anniversary field set celebrating 50 years because the launch of their debut album. NEU! 50! is out September 23 and consists of NEU!, NEU! 2!, and NEU! 75, plus a NEU! Tribute Album and a NEU!-themed stencil and booklet. The tribute album options remixes by the Nationwide, Man Man, Mogwai, Alexis Taylor, and extra. Plus, there’s an authentic, NEU!-inspired tune by New York art-rock crew Guerilla Toss known as “Zum Herz.”

“NEU! is without doubt one of the most vital bands of the twentieth century, and a private favourite of GT’s,” the band stated in a press release. “Their affect on psych, rock, punk, and digital music is gigantic. The lineage of so many nice bands might be traced again to NEU!. We’re thrilled to be a part of this compilation. I prefer to suppose that the U.S. / U.Ok created Rock music, however the Germans made it without end bizarre. Thanks, NEU!”

Take heed to Guerilla Toss’ “Zum Herz” beneath.

01 “Im Glück” (The Nationwide Remix)
02 “Weissensee” (Fink Model)
03 “Tremendous” (Mogwai Remix)
04 “4+1=5” – Alexis Taylor
05 “Hallogallo” (Stephen Morris and Gabe Gurnsey Remix)
06 “Lieber Honig” (Yann Tiersen Remix)
07 “Tremendous” (Man Man Remix)
08 “Negativland” (Idles Damaging House Rework)
09 “Zum Herz” – Guerilla Toss
10 “After Eight” (They Hate Change Cowl)

NEU! 50! is out 9/23 through Grönland Data.

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