GOETHES ERBEN

GOETHES ERBEN - Zeitlupe


An entire songbook of praising anthems is necessary to do proper justice to a group like GOETHES ERBEN. Founded in 1989, the early nineties saw the project evolve to become a figurehead of the juvenile German Gothic movement that would eventually mould the scene like very few projects before.

From the very first nebulous GOETHES ERBEN live performance on April 25th 1990 in a youth centre somewhere in Germany over the passionately revered debut “Das Sterben ist ästhetisch bunt” up to the dramatic music theatre of the young 21st century, Oswald Henke defined German Gothic with his characteristically poetic lyrics, gave a whole scene its identity by means of his soulful musical expression.
 
The essential double album “Zeitlupe” pays long overdue tribute to this outstanding band. A monument of German Gothic culture, it assembles not only the most popular tracks but also unavailable rarities, sought-after gems and alternate versions aplenty. Neither “Das Ende” nor cult classics like “Zinnsoldaten”, “Marionetten” or “Der Eissturm” are left out on this 29-track-strong retrospective of the groups’ extraordinary career.
 
True worshippers of the “Neue Deutsche Todeskunst” alongside LACRIMOSA in the first chapters of their artistic legacy, GOETHES ERBEN were deeply rooted within a musical sphere of bizarre suicidal philosophy, depressive melodies and morbid lyrics. In the years to come, Oswald Henke constantly reinvented his expression, interweaved alien influences as well as ever more elaborate visual transcriptions of his tunes. Inseparably connected to GOETHES ERBEN until their hiatus in 2007 was the highest artistic standard imaginable paired with an unmistakably theatrical attitude – both pillars of a career encompassing more than two decades. Also the abundant digipack booklet pays tribute to this era by delivering exclusive background information on these 20 years as well as liner-notes written by Oswald Henke himself to revive every stage of his career.
 
“Zeitlupe” – a memorial of German Gothic music.


« Back
Limited Collector's Set
» Flamme

CD
» Flamme

Comic-Paket
» TRAUMA TALES #7-#9

2x12" Vinyl + 2CD
» Quantum Mechanics

CD
» The Dublin Session

lim. 7" Vinyl
» Hinter den Mauern der Stadt (feat. Eugen Balanskat)

2x12" Vinyl + 2CD
» Look Up, I'm Down There

lim. 12" Vinyl
» The Dublin Session

ASP
limitierte 2x12" Red Marble Edition
» Kosmonautilus

ASP
2CD Digibook Edition
» Kosmonautilus

ASP
limitierte 2x12" Blue Marble Edition
» Kosmonautilus

ASP
limitierte 3CD Box
» Kosmonautilus

ASP
CD Digifile Edition
» Abyssus 2 (Musik)

Comic
» TRAUMA-TALES-SAMMELBAND 1

T-Shirt
» Whip Hand

T-Shirt
» Helden

Zip Up Hood
» Hate Me And See If I Mind

Camo T-Shirt
» Who Only Europe Know

Splinternight Zip Up Hood
» Ni Oubli, Ni Pardon

ASP
CD Digifile Edition
» Tintakel

Comic
» DAS GROSSE TRAUMA-TALES-MALBUCH

limitierte 12" Vinyl
» Kferzeit

2x12" Vinyl Japan Edition
» Flowers From Exile

T-Shirt
» Fliegen wie Vgel

T-Shirt
» Lion Head Logo

T-Shirt
» The Boy must die

7" Etched Vinyl Edition
» The Boy must die

12" Picture Vinyl Edition
» Mdchen in Uniform

2x12" Vinyl + CD
» Dream, Tiresias!

Patch Trio
» JuSa Flamingo

2x12" Vinyl + 2CD
» Continuum Ride

Pin SCHWARZ
» JuSa Flamingo

12" Splatter Vinyl Edition
» Vor dem Tode trumen wir

T-Shirt
» Meine Augen sind die Sterne

T-Shirt
» Das Ende

T-Shirt
» Nietzsche

T-Shirt
» Endstation Eden

T-Shirt
» Das Zebra ist Schlecht

T-Shirt
» Tourshirt 2019

T-Shirt
» Stoppt die Menschheit

ASP
limitierte 7" Vinyl Edition
» Osternacht/Geh und heb...

limitierte Digibook Edition CD
» Das vergessene Album

limitierte 12" Picture Vinyl Edition
» Das vergessene Album

Tasse/Coffee Cup
» Lion Head Logo

T-Shirt
» Uropia O Morte

TIPS
www.myspace.com/trisol
Music is Passion!
» more

ASP shop...
...coming home!
» more