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Agitation Free
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Germany
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Agitation Free was a German experimental krautrock band, formed in 1967 by Michael "Fame" Günther (bass guitar), Lutz "Lüül" Ulbrich (guitar), Lutz Ludwig Kramer (guitar) and Christopher Franke (drums). They were initially called Agitation, a name they chose at random from a dictionary. The band had to change the name because another band with the same name already existed. Agitation Free was chosen as the result of a sign at a free show played in the early 70s saying "Agitation Free" (meaning "free concert").
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http://www.lutzludwig.com
Related articles (13)
Releases on file (14)
Agitation Free — Shibuya Nights Agitation Free — Shibuya Nights
(Esoteric Recordings EAGFCD1001, 2011, CD)
Steven Freeman and Alan Freeman — The Crack in the Cosmic Egg Steven Freeman and Alan Freeman — The Crack in the Cosmic Egg
(Audion ISBN 0-9529506-0-CDRO, 2007, CD-ROM)
Agitation Free  — River of Return Agitation Free — River of Return
(Revisited Records REV 103, 1999/2009, CD)
Agitation Free  — At the Cliffs of River Rhine Agitation Free — At the Cliffs of River Rhine
(Garden of Delights CD 028, 1998, CD)
Agitation Free — Last Agitation Free — Last
(Spalax 14229, 1976/1992, CD)
Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 3 Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 3
(Garden of Delights CD 030, 1975/1998, CD)
Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 4 Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 4
(Garden of Delights CD 040, 1975/2000, CD)
Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 7 Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 7
(Garden of Delights CD 070, 1975/2002, CD)
Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 8 Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 8
(Garden of Delights CD 080, 1975/2003, CD)
Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 9 Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 9
(Garden of Delights CD 090, 1975/2003, CD)
Agitation Free — Fragments Agitation Free — Fragments
(Garden of Delights CD-088, 1974/2003, CD)
Agitation Free — The Other Sides of Agitation Free Agitation Free — The Other Sides of Agitation Free
(Garden of Delights CD 032, 1974/1999, CD)
Agitation Free — 2nd Agitation Free — 2nd
(Garden of Delights CD 071, 1973/2002, CD)
Agitation Free — Malesch Agitation Free — Malesch
(Garden of Delights CD 069, 1972/2002, CD)

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