website is about the German rock/jazz/fusion band KRAAN.
- 18 December
1999 - Information about the 'Tribute to Ulm's football club'
where Hattler plays the bass. See Solos & Appearances (thanks
- 13 - December
- Concert photos taken by Günter Auer are added and placed
on a separate page. Go to: Photos / Eighties-Nineties - and choose
the link to Günters pictures.- Page is done now.
- 9 - December - Hattlers new CD will be called New ID , The touring
band name is Hattler. - http://www.Wolbrandt.de/ is online now.
- 8. December
1999 - Here is the notification - Peters webpage on AOL is back...hmmm
- but he is preparing another on a different URL. I will let you
know when it's up and running.
- 8. December
1999 - Peter Wolbrandts website has been erased by the service
provider AOL - Reason: It's not legal to have, what is believed
to be commercial pages, on AOL as free homepages. When he has
established a new website you will be notified here.
- 5. December
1999 is a lively day regarding updates: Peter Wolbrandt has
been in the studio with Hellmut Hattler and has played on
4 Songs, that are supposed to end up on Hattlers next solo album
! Lets hope Peters guitar survives the road through the mixer
- 5. December
1999 - Kraan talk - a guestbook is established. A space
for the Kraanickles of the world to meet and discuss whatever
they want, within the limits of webmasters tolerance :-).
- 5. December
1999 - two German readers "polls" from 72 and 75 - check
out how popular they were.(articles bottom)
- 4. December
1999 - more graphics has arrived (thanks to Gary) , look on this
page, on the photos middlesection - and in articles a pressrelease
from wintrup musik 1975 - more to come.
- 1. December-
1999 - Yesterday Wintrup musikverlag (Walter Holzbauer) has "asked"
the website not to sell KRAAN LIVE COPENHAGEN 1979 anymore (see
- 29 november - 1999 - Is KRAAN 2000 becoming a reality ? Read
at Peter Wolbrandts website. It also says that Hellmut Hattler
will release an album in early spring 2000 !
- 27- november
- 1999 - More info about Ingo Bischof and Jan Fride's appearances
(Solos & appearances) , tiny update regarding Gerry Brown
& Udo Dahmen (Today).
- Links page: 4 more links added.
- Tomorrow (Tuesday 26.10.99) on MDR (Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk)
at 14.30 - 15.15 h you can see Kraan in a short sequence showing
Wintrup buildings and rehearsel studio scene filmed in 1972 at
Pop 2000 (1970-1976) Thanks to Wolfgang for this info !.
- A page from an independant music magazine 1973 about Kraan &
Guru Guru has been added. (Photos - early section).
- 8-oktober-1999 - Finally ! You can now order Kraan Live in Copenhagen
'79 2 CDR . (CD's)
1999 - New Kraan website in japanese added, contains a brief interview
with P.Wolbrandt in english (links page).
1999 - Festival poster from 1974 with Kraan and other bands at
the Photos's middle section.
1999 - Thanks to Achim for providing photo and info about the
album "Starportrait" (Discography)
Tour-poster for "Let it out" put on the photos's middle
section (provided by Wolfgang).
1999 - More info on the tape from Hattlers Bassball Hamburg Concert
- Discography bottom. Rumours that Hattler made a song for a footballclub
in Ulm (solos & appearances).
1999 - Kraan live in Switzerland 1974 is available at Peter
Wolbrandts website. Details can be read at page Discography
1999 - Two photos by Skiold on the photos "middle" section.
Addition to the tape/bootsection on discography (bottom).
1999 - Did you know that Kraan made a 45 rpm ? Look at the discography
- 15-august 1999 - a photo from 1991 is added to the photosection
it came from www.scheibi.de . A tape with live-stuff from 1974
has emerged... (discography).
- 5-august 1999 - Some links to shops where Kraan albums might
be found (occationally), placed both on the discography and links
page - If you have some good ones too, mail
me, and they will be added.
1999 - Bootleggers Choice, 19 unreleased Live-Songs on
2 CD's released by Peter
Wolbrandt - recorded between 1977 and 1990. (Discography,
- Some Interviews, Album and concert reviews have been added to
- 6-july 1999
- The photosection has got about 30 photos and graphics added,
3 from before the existence of Kraan. Thanks to Peter & Jan
Wolbrandt, and especially their mother Helmi Wolbrandt for searching
through her lockers and drawers! Also thanks to Wolfgang Schmidt.
1999 - Kraan Live 1987 recording mpeg/video from Tuttlingen
released by Peter
Wolbrandt. Kraan X Hamburg 1987, FM recording - both added
to Discography - bottom. Two album posters from 1972 added to
the Photos early section.
- 1-july 1999 - Kraan's first album , 'Wintrup' and 'Let it Out'
was released as CD on Germanofon. This was / is a Luxembourg bootleg
label for German 70' 'Krautrock' bands. This clears up some previous
info on releases.
- 30-june 1999 - Additional info & comments in german to the
"Real Wintrup" cdrom (Discography - bottom,link: 'have
a look here').
1999 - "Real Wintrup" an mp2 /mp3 cdrom with recordings
from 1974 has been added to Discography - bottom.
- 3-june 1999 - Johannes "Alto" Pappert plays on a recently released
album from AGITATION FREE:"River of Return" (Solos &
1999 - http://www.gemm.com
has some vinyl items of Kraan albums
- 23-may 1999 - small corrections: cdversion versus vinyl-version
of "dancing in the shade". Long over due correction
of albumcover of "Wintrup".The previous picture belonged
to lp version of "Andy Nogger", More known recordings
added (page Discography). Some Kraan members birthdays (Who is
- 18-may 1999
your Kraan knowledge - Peter Wolbrandt has programmed a game for
you ! (Who is Kraan)
- 17-may 1999
- Simplyfied map of Europe has been added (Who is Kraan)
- 14-may 1999
- Corrections and addictions to 'known recordings' (Discography)
and a new link to German Rock e.V - in the german tongue. (Links)
- 12-may 1999
- Map of Germany with Wintrup on it + sattelite photo of Wintrup
(Who is Kraan - bottom)
- 12-may 1999
- More other
1999 - Other known recordings (but not released as albums) - (Discography
- 4-may 1999
- Peter Wolbrandts new album: Under An1x (Solos and appearances)
1999 - A comment from Jan Wolbrandt about his tape (Solos and