Artist

Kraftwerk

2 Bit Thugs

Current members: Ralf Hütter (1970–1971, 1971-) Lead Vocals, Vocoder, Synthesizers, Keyboards, Organ, Drums and Percussion, Guitar, Bass Guitar Henning Schmitz (1978-) Electronic Percussion (1978–) Sound Engineering Fritz Hilpert (1987-) Electronic Percussion, Sound Engineering Falk Grieffenhagen (2013-) Video Technician Former Members: Karl Bartos (1975-1991) Electronic Percussion Klaus Dinger (1970-1971) Drum Wolfgang Flür (1973-1987) Electronic Percussion Andreas Hohmann (1970) Drum Eberhard Kranemann (1970) Bass Guitar Thomas Lohmann (1970) Drum Houschäng Néjadepour (1970) Electric Guitar Michael Rother (1971) Electric Guitar Florian Schneider-Esleben (1970–2008) Charly Weiss (1970) Drums Plato Kostic (a.k.a. Plato Riviera) (1970) Bass Guitar Peter Schmidt (1970) Drums Emil Schult (1973) Electric guitar, Electronic violin Klaus Röder (1974) Electric guitar, Electronic violin Fernando Abrantes (1991) Electronic Percussion, Synthesizer Stefan Pfaffe (2008-2012) Video Technician Maxime Schmitt has been a close friend of the group as well as an advisor and collaborator. Emil Schult has also collaborated on many releases, contributing both lyrics and graphics.