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RIP Gabi Delgado from DAF - firefinga - 24th March 2020

Gabi Delgado from the German Duo DAF died aged 61 today. I guess Statto knows some of their songs. I was a toddler/young boy  when they were in their prime, nevertheless they were pioneers of electronic music. Here is one of my favs from them:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fpzdb4g1pEM

Lighter


RE: RIP Gabi Delgado from DAF - Statto - 25th March 2020

Lighter

I have a few of their early records, including Die Kleinen and die Bösen, as well as that single Xyxthumbs of which this is the b-side...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3qvLSh6cKM


RE: RIP Gabi Delgado from DAF - Statto - 25th March 2020

And this is the first DAF track I ever heard...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cF1GzYKVYu4


RE: RIP Gabi Delgado from DAF - Muttley - 25th March 2020

Thanks for the attention to this.
DAF are on one of the noise themed 1979 onwards anthologies in my own world library. 

Their music always had a good genderqueer sound and wide range of styles quality to its artisan approach. 

Can't say I ever or never knew the chap, but I can't identify anyway, in any way I wish his family and friends the luck.


RE: RIP Gabi Delgado from DAF - SpeaK - 26th March 2020

So sad!!! I listen to them tons. So young, too. Oh man, such a bummer.