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On Galactic Travels, the Special Focus for July is Klangwelt. Gerald Arend of Norderstedt, Germany is Klangwelt. His music is informed by Jean-Michel Jarre, Vangelis, Yello, and others. Klangwelt has a unique blend of rich tone colours and the occasional unpredictable harmonic idea. His musical traits include catchy, minimalistic melodies, grooving rhythms and playful sample gimmicks.