Harald Grosskopf – Synthesist


Release data: Harald Grosskopf – Synthesist LP/CD, Sky Records, 1980 “Synthesist”, the debut by German composer Harald Grosskopf, is one of those cult releases from the golden synth era. It’s an accessible, melodic outing of early synth-pop songs with Mr Grosskopf’s steady drumming and a most pleasant airy, lush feel along an occasional mellow touch. Catchy, positive opener “So Weit, So Gut” gained a lot…

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Harald Grosskopf – Synthesist 2010


Release data: Harald Grosskopf – Synthesist 2010 CD, Mellowjet Records, 2010 The year 1980 saw the release of Harald’s classic recording “Synthesist”, of which especially the title track gained a lot of attention within the Em-scene due to the fact it was used as the tune for Winfried Trenkler’s EM-radio show “Schwingungen”. Now, 20 years later, this album is re-released on vinyl and there’s also…

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