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Stereo Total
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Berlin-based multilingual, French-German duo formed 1993, comprising Françoise Cactus (born Françoise Van Hove and formerly co-leader of the West Berlin band Les Lolitas) and Brezel ('Pretzel') Göring (aka Friedrich von Finsterwalde, born Friedrich Ziegler). Both Cactus and Göring sing and play multiple instruments. When they appear on stage as a duo, Cactus frequently plays drums while Göring plays guitar and synth.
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Releases on file (13)
Stereo Total — Ah! Quel Cinéma! Stereo Total — Ah! Quel Cinéma!
(Tapete TR440, 2019, CD / DL)
Stereo Total — Yéyé Existentialiste Stereo Total — Yéyé Existentialiste
(Blow Up BU099, 2015, CD)
Stereo Total — Cactus Versus Brezel Stereo Total — Cactus Versus Brezel
(Staatsakt AKT732, 2012, CD)
Stereo Total — Baby Ouh! Stereo Total — Baby Ouh!
(Kill Rock Stars KRS521, 2010, CD)
Stereo Total — No Controles Stereo Total — No Controles
(Elefant ER-1145, 2009, CD)
Stereo Total — Paris - Berlin Stereo Total — Paris - Berlin
(Kill Rock Stars KRS 483, 2007, CD)
Stereo Total — Discotheque Stereo Total — Discotheque
(Disko B db 139 cd, 2006, CD)
Stereo Total — Do the Bambi Stereo Total — Do the Bambi
(Kill Rock Stars KRS 409, 2005, CD)
Stereo Total — Musique Automatique Stereo Total — Musique Automatique
(Kill Rock Stars KRS 392, 2001/2002, CD)
Stereo Total — My Melody Stereo Total — My Melody
(Kill Rock Stars KRS 451, 1999/2005, CD)
Stereo Total — Juke-Box Alarm Stereo Total — Juke-Box Alarm
(Kill Rock Stars KRS 452, 1998/2003, CD)
Stereo Total — Monokini Stereo Total — Monokini
(Kill Rock Stars KRS 402, 1997/2003, CD)
Stereo Total — Oh Ah Stereo Total — Oh Ah
(Kill Rock Stars KRS 403, 1995/2003, CD)

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