The Wirtschaftswunder

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The Wirtschaftswunder (sometimes simply called Wirtschaftswunder) was a German band consisting of musicians Angelo Galizia (vocals, Italy), Tom Dokoupil (guitar, Czechoslovakia), Mark Pfurtschneller (keyboards, Canada) and Jürgen Beuth (drums, Germany). They were part of the so-called Neue Deutsche Welle that emerged as part of the English new wave/post-punk movement in the early 1980s and included bands such as D.A.F, Malaria!, or ZK (predecessor of Die Toten Hosen).
They entered the national arena with their single Der Kommissar (based on the theme music of the German criminal TV series Der Kommissar from the 1960s) and released their first album (Salmobray) in 1981. Their most characteristic feature was Angelo Galizia's singing with a heavy Italian accent. After signing with label Deutsche Grammophon, they released their 2nd album (The Wirtschaftswunder), which was not as experimental as the first. After their 4th album Pop Adenauer in the same year and their final single in 1984 they dissolved.
The term Wirtschaftswunder (German for "economic miracle") describes the rapid reconstruction and development of the economies of West Germany and Austria after World War II. (from Wikipedia)
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The Wirtschaftswunder Discography Tracks

Albums

The Wirtschaftswunder - Salmobray album art Wirtschaftswunder* Salmobray (Album) Zickzack Germany 1980 Sell This Version
2372 120 The Wirtschaftswunder - Tscherwonez album art The Wirtschaftswunder Tscherwonez(LP, Album) Polydor 2372 120 Germany 1982 Sell This Version
2372 110 The Wirtschaftswunder - The Wirtschaftswunder album art The Wirtschaftswunder The Wirtschaftswunder(LP, Album) Polydor 2372 110 Germany 1982 Sell This Version
206 092, 206 092-620 The Wirtschaftswunder - Pop Adenauer album art The Wirtschaftswunder Pop Adenauer(LP, Album) Ariola, Ariola 206 092, 206 092-620 Europe 1984 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

wr 006 The Wirtschaftswunder - Allein album art Wirtschaftswunder* Allein(7", EP) Warning Records (6) wr 006 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
ZZ 11 The Wirtschaftswunder - Television & Kommissar album art The Wirtschaftswunder Television & Kommissar(7") Zickzack Platten ZZ 11 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
none The Wirtschaftswunder - Ich Steh Auf Hagen album art The Wirtschaftswunder Ich Steh Auf Hagen(Flexi, 7") Not On Label none Germany 1981 Sell This Version
2042 384 The Wirtschaftswunder - Der Grosse Mafioso / Das Weisse Pferd album art The Wirtschaftswunder Der Grosse Mafioso / Das Weisse Pferd(7") Polydor 2042 384 Germany 1982 Sell This Version
2042 394 The Wirtschaftswunder - E' Succeso In Kabul album art The Wirtschaftswunder E' Succeso In Kabul(7", Single) Polydor 2042 394 Germany 1982 Sell This Version
The Wirtschaftswunder - Pizza album art The Wirtschaftswunder Pizza (Single) Ariola Germany 1984 Sell This Version
none The Wirtschaftswunder - Der Kommissar album art Orchester Joe Jerkins, The Wirtschaftswunder Orchester Joe Jerkins, The Wirtschaftswunder - Der Kommissar(7") Od'sche Grammophon Gesellschaft none Italy 2012 Sell This Version

Compilations

none The Wirtschaftswunder - Non Dom album art Wirtschaftwunder*, Silouettes 61*, Radierer* Wirtschaftwunder*, Silouettes 61*, Radierer* - Non Dom(Cass, Comp, C45) Not On Label (Tom Dokoupil Self-released) none Germany 1981 Sell This Version
The Wirtschaftswunder - Die Gute Wahl album art The Wirtschaftswunder Die Gute Wahl (Album, Comp) Werk Germany 1991 Sell This Version