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Gila was a German band that, like Amon Düül II and others, started out as a radical hippie commune. Springing out of Stuttgart, Germany in 1971, Gila's sound was based around the guitar talents of Conny Veidt, who was later a member of Popol Vuh. Gila's classic debut album, Gila (1971), is an instrumental improv spacerock extravaganza that can stand proudly alongside better-known works by Ash Ra Tempel, Pink Floyd or…

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  • YES-O KEY.
  • @[user]azachel[/user], NEVER confuse the music genres! In fact this is NOT krautrock music >> What is [url=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krautrock#Etymology]krautrock[/url] ? >> Musicologist Julian Cope, in his book Krautrocksampler, says "Krautrock is a subjective British phenomenon," based on the way the music was received in the UK rather than on the actual West German music scene out of which it grew. For instance, while one of the main groups originally tagged as krautrock, Faust, recorded a seminal 12-minute track they titled "Krautrock", they would later distance themselves from the term, saying: "When the English people started talking about Krautrock, we thought they were just taking the piss... and when you hear the so-called 'Krautrock renaissance,' it makes me think everything we did was for nothing."
  • absolutely mind-blowing stuff, I can't really understand why I never hear of them
  • ru trap
  • Gila = Crazy.
  • These guys are fucking amazing....
  • Awesome sounds.
  • "Gila" means "Crazy" in indonesian
  • a heine and krautrock, please spell out a better time.
  • HOLY SHIT this is cool!!

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