Edgar Froese, the founding member of the German electronic group Tangerine Dream, has died in Vienna, aged 70.
Froese died unexpectedly on Friday after a pulmonary embolism, his son, Jerome, said.
Tangerine Dream’s psychedelic and trance-like use of synthesiser sound was a significant influence on the development of electronic music.
Froese once said that “there is no death, there is just a change of our cosmic address”.
I think, it is a good time to play “Cinnamon Road”, from “Hyperborea” LP, released as the last album of so called “The Virgin Years” period (the best period of all, IMHO):