Tanz der Lemminge (English: Dance of the Lemmings) is a double LP by the German rock band Amon Düül II which was released in 1971. SYNTELMAN'S MARCH OF THE ROARING SEVENTIES" – 15:51. RESTLESS CHILD" – 19:33. CHAMSIN SOUNDTRACK" - 18:05. CHAMSIN SOUNDTRACK"- 1. 9. Renate Knaup-Krötenschwanz - vocals (11).
Title is printed on spine as "Dance Of The Lemmings" and inside gatefold "Tanz Der Lemminge" as per original artwork.
Artist titled Amon Duul II on disc. Amon Düül II - Syntelman's March Of The Roaring Seventies 15:52. amon duull ii - dance of the lemmings - restless skylinght transistor child. Amon Düül II - Paralized Paradise 3:08. Chamsin: The Marilyn rch (Improvisation) 18:04.
Outside of Germany, this album is known as "Dance of the Lemmings". This third album finds these Krautrock pioneers at the top of their game, as far as experimentation goes. consists of bizarre music, consisting of vocals, jams, and bizarre effects. Amon Duul II are impossible to ignore when it comes to Krautrock and this album is perhaps the band at the peak of their powers. The fractured state of the band that were in disarray at the time with many members heading out the door and new ones jumping on board, perhaps is reflected in the disjoined music.
Dance Of The Lemmings. Cleopatra Item No: 367930. Deluxe vinyl reissue of the bold and ambitious 1971 album that Q and Mojo Magazine called one of the 40 best Cosmic Rock Albums of all time. Amon Düül II - Phallus Dei LP. . Rockin Legends Pay Tribute To Jack White.
The album was groundbreaking at the dawn of the '70s, and its influence would be felt for decades to come in the music of new open-minded sonic adventurers. Track Listing - Disc 1. Title/Composer.
1971's Dance Of The Lemmings is the quintessential Krautrock group's bold and ambitious third full-length offering after Phallus Dei and Yeti. Rated as one of the '40 Best Cosmic Rock Albums of All Time' by both Q and Mojo magazines, the album is broken into the two movements Syntelman’s March Of The Roaring Seventies and Restless Child while the last four tracks on the second LP are from the Chamsin soundtrack. Amon Duul II Dance Of The Lemmings Track Listing: LP1. Syntelman’s March Of The Roaring Seventies. 1. In The Glassgarden.
|Syntelman's March Of The Roaring Seventies||15:51|
|1a||In The Glassgarden|
|1b||Pull Down Your Mask|
|1c||Prayer To The Silence|
|2a||Landing In A Ditch|
|2c||A Short Stop At The Transylvanian Brain-Surgery|
|Race From Here To Your Ears|
|2dc||The Flyweighted Five|
|2e||Riding On A Cloud|
|2g||H.G. Well's Take Off|
|3||The Marilyn Monroe - Memorial - Church||18:10|
|4||Chewing Gum Telegram||2:45|
|5||Stumbling Over Melted Moonlight||4:38|
- Distributed By – Wotre Music
- Manufactured By – MPO
- Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Violin, Vocals – Chris Karrer
- Bass, Double Bass, Vocals – Lothar Meid
- Composed By – Karrer*, Rogner*, Weinzierl*, Meid*
- Drums, Percussion, Piano – Peter Leopold
- Electronics, Engineer [Sound] – K.-H. Hausmann*
- Guitar, Piano, Vocals – John Weinzierl
- Liner Notes – Pascal Bussy
- Mixed By, Remix – Kalle Hausmann
- Organ, Electronics – Falk Rogner*
- Organ, Organ [Choir], Piano – Jimy Jackson*
- Producer – Amon Düül 2*, Olaf Kübler
- Sitar – Al Gromer*
- Vocals – Henriette Kroetenschwanz, Rolf Zacher
NotesWrong tracklist positions listed on the back cover. There are only six tracks when playing the CD.
Later Mantra pressing (silver disc, blue Mantra logo) corrected a mastering error on the previous pressing (adding 0:21 to duration).
CD player total time: 68:49
Made in France
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): MANTRA 014/015 MPO 05 @@
- Rights Society: SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL
- Other (Distribution Code): WM 330
- Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): MANTRA 014/015 MPO 02 @@
|LBS 83 473 / 74 X||Amon Düül II||Tanz Der Lemminge (2xLP, Album)||Liberty||LBS 83 473 / 74 X||Germany||1971|
|UAD 60.003, UAD 60.004||Amon Düül II||Tanz Der Lemminge (2xLP, Album)||United Artists Records, United Artists Records||UAD 60.003, UAD 60.004||France||1971|
|MAR 051056, REV 052||Amon Düül II||Tanz Der Lemminge (CD, Album, RE, RM, Dig)||Belle Antique, Revisited Rec.||MAR 051056, REV 052||Japan||2005|
|UAD 60.003/4||Amon Düül II||Tanz Der Lemminge (2xLP, Album, Gat)||United Artists Records||UAD 60.003/4||France||1971|
|8-561||Amon Düül II||Tanz Der Lemminge (CD, Album, RE, Unofficial)||ArsNova||8-561||Russia||2000|