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Mani Neumeier

Mani Neumeier
Country
Germany
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Manfred "Mani" Neumeier (born December 31, 1940 in Munich) is a German rock musician, best known as the founding drummer and frontman of the band Guru Guru. Neumeier's work has spanned experimental rock, jazz, and world music, and he has collaborated with a wide range of other musicians through his long career.
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http://mani-neumeier.de
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Releases on file (43)
Various Artists — Romantic Warriors IV - Krautrock 2 Various Artists — Romantic Warriors IV - Krautrock 2
(Zeitgeist Media , 2021, DVD)
Mani Neumeier & Okinawa Friends — Galapagos Mani Neumeier & Okinawa Friends — Galapagos
(Groove Line GL-005, 2020, CD)
Guru Guru — Live in China Guru Guru — Live in China
(Trance-Music TM 0320, 2020, CD+DVD)
Guru Guru — Rotate! Guru Guru — Rotate!
(TranceMusic TM 0418, 2018, CD)
Die Krupps — Stahlwerkrequiem Die Krupps — Stahlwerkrequiem
(Bureau B BB213, 2016, CD)
Various Artists — Kollektion 04: Bureau B Compiled by Richard Fearless Various Artists — Kollektion 04: Bureau B Compiled by Richard Fearless
(Bureau B BB184, 2015, 2CD)
Moebius / Neumeier / Engler — Another Other Places Moebius / Neumeier / Engler — Another Other Places
(Bureau B BB154, 2014, CD)
Guru Guru — Psy Guru Guru — Psy
(Trance Music TM 0108 CD, 2008, 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)
Acidmothersguruguru — Psychedelicnavigator Acidmothersguruguru — Psychedelicnavigator
(Important Records imprec160, 2007, CD)
Mani Neumeier — Sketches Mani Neumeier — Sketches
(Important Records imprec161, 2007, CD)
Space Explosion — Space Explosion Space Explosion — Space Explosion
(Cleopatra CLP 1781-2, 2007/1997, CD)
Moebius & Neumeier — Zero Set II Moebius & Neumeier — Zero Set II
(Music Mine IDCF-1006, 2007, CD)
Neumeier / Genrich / Schmidt — The Intergalactic Travel Agency Neumeier / Genrich / Schmidt — The Intergalactic Travel Agency
(Sunhair SH 004, 2005, CD)
Neumeier / Genrich / Schmidt — Psychedelic Monsterjam Neumeier / Genrich / Schmidt — Psychedelic Monsterjam
(Sunhair SH 002, 2004, CD)
Mani Neumeier + Friends — Terra Amphibia: Deep in the Jungle Mani Neumeier + Friends — Terra Amphibia: Deep in the Jungle
(Prudence 398.6686.2, 2003, CD)
Guru Guru — 2000 Gurus Guru Guru — 2000 Gurus
(F, 2000, CD)
Guru Guru — 30 Jahre Live Guru Guru — 30 Jahre Live
(Revisited Records SPV 304952 DCD+CD, 1998/2006, 3CD)
Mani Neumeier & Peter Hollinger — Meet the Demons of Bali Mani Neumeier & Peter Hollinger — Meet the Demons of Bali
(Captain Trip CTCD-570, 1998/2007, CD)
Mani Neumeier — Terra Amphibia Mani Neumeier — Terra Amphibia
(Think Progressive no#, 1998, CD)
Mani Neumeier + Guests — Terra Amphibia 2 Mani Neumeier + Guests — Terra Amphibia 2
(Captain Trip CTCD-108, 1998, CD)
Various Artists — Archives of Space Various Artists — Archives of Space
(Purple Pyramid CLP 0064-2, 1997, CD)
Moebius / Neumeier / Engler (Cosmic Couriers) — Other Places Moebius / Neumeier / Engler (Cosmic Couriers) — Other Places
(Bureau B BB153, 1996/2014, CD)
Guru Guru — Space Ship (The Best of Part 1) Guru Guru — Space Ship (The Best of Part 1)
(Cleopatra CLP 9716-2, 1996, CD)
Guru Guru — Wah Wah Guru Guru — Wah Wah
(Revisited Records SPV 305342 CD, 1995/2006, CD)
Mani Neumeier — Privat Mani Neumeier — Privat
(Admission to Music ATM 3803, 1993, CD)
Guru Guru — Shake Well Guru Guru — Shake Well
(Revisited Records SPV 305332 CD, 1993/2006, CD)
Moebius - Plank - Neumeier — Zero Set Moebius - Plank - Neumeier — Zero Set
(Bureau B BB 037, 1983/2009, CD)
Guru Guru — Hey Du Guru Guru — Hey Du
(Revisited Records SPV 304942 CD, 1979/2006, CD)
Guru Guru — Live Guru Guru — Live
(Think Progressive TPCD 1.504.001, 1978/1995, CD)
Guru Guru — Globetrotter Guru Guru — Globetrotter
(Brain 60.039, 1977, LP)
Guru Guru — Tango Fango Guru Guru — Tango Fango
(Revisited Records SPV 306552 CD, 1976/2009, CD)
Harmonia — Deluxe Harmonia — Deluxe
(Brain 07314 5275662 6, 1975/2010, CD)
Guru Guru — Dance of the Flames Guru Guru — Dance of the Flames
(Revisited Records SPV 304932 CD, 1974/2006, CD)
Guru Guru / Uli Trepte — Hot on Spot / Inbetween Guru Guru / Uli Trepte — Hot on Spot / Inbetween
(Spalax CD14998, 1974/1996, CD)
Guru Guru — Don't Call Us (We Call You) Guru Guru — Don't Call Us (We Call You)
(Revisited Records SPV 305322 DCD, 1973/2006, CD)
Guru Guru — Guru Guru Guru Guru — Guru Guru
(Brain 07314 511735-2, 1973/2004, CD)
Guru Guru — Wiesbaden 1973 Guru Guru — Wiesbaden 1973
(Garden of Delights CD156, 1973/2010, CD)
Guru Guru — Känguru Guru Guru — Känguru
(Brain SPV 306272 CD, 1972/2009, CD)
Guru Guru — Hinten Guru Guru — Hinten
(Captain Trip CTCD-626, 1971/2008, CD)
Guru Guru — Essen 1970 Guru Guru — Essen 1970
(Garden of Delights CD 075, 1970/2002, CD)
Guru Guru — UFO Guru Guru — UFO
(LION 626, 1970/2008, CD)
Guru Guru Groove Band — The Birth of Krautrock 1969 Guru Guru Groove Band — The Birth of Krautrock 1969
(Cleopatra CLO 0253, 1969/2016, CD/LP)

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