Kraftwerk announces 8-night residency at NYC MOMA in April.

Kraftwerk have announced an 8-night residency at New York City’s Museum of Modern Art in April, where they will perform (in chronological order) eight albums from the discography which pioneered numerous innovations in electronic music over the years.

The residency, titled “Kraftwerk-Retrospective 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8,” goes down April 10-17, 2012 and will feature “original compositions from their catalogue adapted specifically for this exhibition’s format, to showcase both Kraftwerk’s historical contributions and contemporary influences on sound and image culture.” (source: P4K)

The performance schedule:

04-10 Autobahn (1974)
04-11 Radio-Activity (1975)
04-12 Trans Europe Express (1977)
04-13 The Man-Machine (1978)
04-14 Computer World (1981)
04-15 Techno Pop (1986)
04-16 The Mix (1991)
04-17 Tour de France (2003)

Tickets are $25 and will go on sale at noon on Feb. 22 through the museum’s website.

Watch Kraftwerk’s “Autobahn” below: