Der Osten ist Rot

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Der Osten ist Rot
Holger Czukay - Der Osten ist Rot.jpeg
Studio album by Holger Czukay
Released 1984
Recorded Can Studio, Cologne, Germany
Genre Krautrock
Length 39:05
Label Virgin
Holger Czukay chronology
Snake Charmer
(1983)Snake Charmer1983
Der Osten ist Rot
Rome Remains Rome
(1987)Rome Remains Rome1987
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Der Osten ist Rot is the fourth album by Holger Czukay, released in 1984 through Virgin Records.


Year Publication Country Accolade Rank
1984 NME United Kingdom "Albums of the Year" 36 [2]

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "The Photo Song" Czukay 3:40
2. "Bänkel Rap 82" Czukay 5:27
3. "Michy" Czukay 3:41
4. "Rhönrad" Czukay, Liebezeit 1:36
5. "Collage" Czukay, Liebezeit, Plank 3:27
6. "Esperanto Socialiste" Czukay, Liebezeit 1:38
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Der Osten ist Rot" (The East is Red) Traditional; arranged by Czukay and Liebezeit 5:55
2. "Das Massenmedium" Czukay, Liebezeit 3:52
3. "Schaue vertraunsvoll in die Zukunft" Czukay 2:23
4. "Träum' mal wieder!" Czukay 7:26


Production and additional personnel


  1. ^ "Der Osten Ist Rot". Allmusic. Retrieved October 15, 2012. 
  2. ^ "NME Albums 1984". NME. Retrieved October 15, 2012.