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The 10 best moments in electronic music

Sid Smith chooses the best electronic moments in music for a prog fan to plug into

Karlheinz Stockhausen - Gesang der Jünglinge (1956)

Though not quite the granddaddy of all electronic music, Stockhausen’s influence is immense: it can be heard on The Beatles’ Tomorrow Never Knows (of course, he’s on the cover of Sgt Pepper’s), as well as Pink Floyd’s dalliance with tape collage, such as Ummagumma, Atom Heart Mother and The Dark Side Of The Moon.

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