** 300 copies** The fourth set in the glorious "Ata Tak - The Collection" series is another impressing 5CD box designed by Moritz R. that also includes a 16 pages full colour Ata Tak photo book which is exclusive to this release. What is nowadays classified as modern electronic music (Elektro, Techno..) has enjoyed a long tradition at Ata Tak (the label exsist since 1979) Those who have made their debut on the Ata Tak/Das Büro label include DAF, Der Plan, Pyrolator, Wirtschaftswunder, Holger Hiller, Andreas Dorau, Element Of Crime, Lost Gringos, Picky Picnic, Die Tödliche Doris, Minus Delta T, Oval and many others. The tendency towards "easy-consumable intelligent music" combined with the desire for independent orginality, innovation, even the bizarre - are all typically characteristics of Ata Tak. Inasmuch as Ata Tak epitomises respect for good traditions, they refuse to be dogmatic or fashionable.
CD1 - Pyrolator "Wunderland" (SS3008)
The third solo album of Pyrolator released in 1984, an historical masterpiece that comes with 5 bonus tracks. Digitally remastered CD comes in a Mini LP/paper sleeve.
CD2 - Der Plan "Fette Jahre" (SS3009)
A special collaboration album released in 1985. It features Der Plan's most representative tracks chosen from their then five years history and includes with 2 bonus tracks. Digitally remastered CD comes a in Mini LP/paper sleeve.
CD3 - Thirteen "Can That Be True?" (SS3010)
For this release Lost Gringos turned into Thirteen and added more Rock'n Roll taste to their flavour! This is the only album they released under this guise in 1985, and now it has been expanded to include 4 bonus tracks. Digitally remastered from the original master tape, CD comes in a Mini LP/paper sleeve with a miniature insert sheet.
CD4 - Der Plan "Es Ist Eine Fremde Und Seltsame Welt" (SS3011)
This is the misterious Der Plan's 6th album released in 1987, which is now enriched by 3 unreleased bonus tracks. Digitally remastered from the original master tape, CD comes in a Mini LP/paper sleeve with the same special embossed design that was featured on the original LP!
CD5 - Pyrolator "Traumland" (SS3012)
The fourth solo album of Pyrolator originally released in 1987. Colourful numbers with various international guest musicians. Includes 4 bonus tracks. Digitally remastered CD comes in a mini-LP/paper sleeve.