||Tabula Rasa CDs (1993) |
N.U. Unruh music CDs Einsturzende Neubaten's full-length forays into industrial sound had become progressively less frequent by 1993's TABULA RASA. Assorted members were increasingly called away on side projects, most notably Blixa Bargeld, who had taken on a role as Nick Cave's loyal sideman. TABULA RASA is EN at its most musical, though it's a matter for speculation whether this is a reflection of changes in Berlin since the band's inception in 1980 or just a result of EN's broadening ...
||Strategies Against Architecture, Vol. 3 (1991 - 2001) CDs (2001)
N.U. Unruh albums Much like the first and second installments of Einsturzende Neubauten's overview series, Strategies Against Architecture III haphazardly juggles highlights with rarities, live tracks, and unreleased material, doubling as an agreeable state of the union. This third volume covers 1991-2001, a period that saw some upheaval; following the exits of Mark Chung and F.M. Einheit and the death of associate Roland Wolf, Neubauten considered disbanding. Thankfully, the original core of Blixa Bargeld, Alex Hacke, and N.U. Unruh ...