Kraftwerk’s ‘Antenna’ Covered

Watch this contemporary take on ‘Antenna’ from the 1975 album ‘Radio-Activity
Words: ES STAFF

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In a daring rework, Matthew Bourne and Franck Vigroux have taken the entire ‘Radio-Activity’ album by Kraftwerk and had their wicked way with it. The result is a dark and textured work which takes the original’s undertow of dread as its jump-off point. Take this unsettling version of one of the album’s brighter moments, ‘Antenna’ for example, which drops the original’s melodic ornamentation in favour of grim hisses and groans, albeit beautifully produced