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Robert Rental

Robert Rental has been played on NTS over 60 times, featured on 66 episodes and was first played on 7 March 2014.

Robert Rental (1952 - 2000) was an electronics experimenter who came to prominence in the late 1970s before quitting music in the early 1980s.

Born as Robert Donnachie in Port Glasgow, Scotland, he grew up together with Thomas Leer, with whom he formed a short-lived punk band in 1976. The two quickly decided that electronic music was the way to go and they both released DIY solo EPs in 1978, Rental's being "Paralysis" produced by Leer.

In 1977 and 1978 Rental had produced…

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Day Breaks, Night Heals
Thomas Leer, Robert Rental
Industrial Records1979
Day Breaks, Night Heals
Thomas Leer, Robert RentalIndustrial Records1979
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Perpetual
Thomas Leer, Robert Rental
Industrial Records1979
Perpetual
Thomas Leer, Robert RentalIndustrial Records1979
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A.C.C.
Robert Rental
Regular Records1978
A.C.C.
Robert RentalRegular Records1978
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Double Heart
Robert Rental
Mute1980
Double Heart
Robert RentalMute1980
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Double Heart
Robert Rental
Mute1980
Double Heart
Robert RentalMute1980
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Untitled
Robert Rental feat. T. Leer
Not On Label (Robert Rental Self-released)1979
Untitled
Robert Rental feat. T. LeerNot On Label (Robert Rental Self-released)1979
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Open Air
Robert Rental
Optimo Music2018
Open Air
Robert RentalOptimo Music2018
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Interferon
Thomas Leer, Robert Rental
Industrial Records1979
Interferon
Thomas Leer, Robert RentalIndustrial Records1979
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Double Heart
Robert Rental
Optimo Music2018
Double Heart
Robert RentalOptimo Music2018
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Track 1
Robert Rental, Glenn Wallis
Dark Entries2017
Track 1
Robert Rental, Glenn WallisDark Entries2017
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