Responsible for the content (pursuant to section 55 paragraph 2 RStV)


Joern Uwe Fahrenkrog-Petersen
℅ RA Helge Sasse

Steinsdorfstraße 13/3.OG,

D-80538 Munich


Tel: +493089632788

VAT ID no.: DE136019447




Idea/Concept/Editing: Christin Fahrenkrog-Petersen
Art Direction/ Content / Motion Design: Marcus Wolfschmidt
Programming: Marco Bosse
Texts: Uwe Fahrenkrog-Petersen, Christin Fahrenkrog-Petersen, Lutz Fahrenkrog-Petersen, Constantin Hochwald
English translation: Julian Forsyth

Thanks to Jim Rakete for the fantastic photos and memories from his extensive NENA Band archive!
Other photos by Uwe Eichenberg, Marcus Wolfschmidt, Mike Meyer and others
(Cover photo: Uwe Eichenberg)


    1. Limitation of liability

    Responsible for the contents of these pages is the  above mentioned provider. Although the information on this website was compiled with great care, its correctness and completeness cannot be guaranteed. This therefore precludes any and all liability for potential damages resulting from use of the information contained here. The mere use of this website does not establish any contractual relationship whatsoever between the user and the provider.


    1. Copyright notice

    All content on this website is protected by copyright. Unauthorized usage, reproduction or publication of the contents or parts thereof are prohibited. For permission to use any of the content, please contact the provider.


    1. Reference to external links

    To the extent that this website offers links to other websites, it is expressly noted that this website has no influence on the design or content of the pages linked here; furthermore, the contents of the linked websites are not recognised as belonging to this website. This applies to all external links contained on this website and to all content on any web pages accessed through advertising (e.g. banners, textual advertisements and video advertisements) found here. All linked websites were verified at the time the links were established to this website; at that point in time they contained no prohibited content. Links provided here are verified regularly and removed immediately should any legal infringement be found.

    1. Privacy Statement

    4.1 Data Protection Overview

    General Information
    The following information gives you a general overview of how we treat your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data is information that identifies you as a person. For detailed information regarding privacy, see our privacy statement below.

    Data collection on our website
    Who is responsible for the data collection on this website? The data collected on this website are processed by the website operator. The operator’s contact details can be found in the website’s required legal notice.

    How do we collect your data?
    Some data are collected when you provide it to us. This could, for example, be data you enter on a contact form. Other data are collected automatically by our IT systems when you visit the website. These data are primarily technical data such as the browser and operating system you are using or when you accessed the page. These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.

    What do we use your data for?
    Part of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyse how visitors use the site.

    What rights do you have regarding your data?
    You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities.

    Analytics and third-party tools

    When visiting our website, statistical analyses may be made of your surfing behaviour. This happens primarily using cookies and analytics. The analysis of your surfing behaviour is usually anonymous, i.e. we will not be able to identify you from this data. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information can be found in the following privacy policy. You can object to this analysis. We will inform you below about how to exercise your options in this regard.

    4.2 General information and mandatory information

    Data protection
    The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data as confidential and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

    If you use this website, various pieces of personal data will be collected. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. This privacy policy explains what information we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this happens.

    Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party access is not possible. <br Notice concerning the party responsible for this website
    The party responsible for processing data on this website is:

    Revocation of your consent to the processing of your data
    Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You may revoke your consent at any time with future effect. An informal email making this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.

    Right to data portability
    You have the right to have data which we process based on your consent or in fulfilment of a contract automatically delivered to yourself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. If you require the direct transfer of data to another responsible party, this will only be done to the extent technically feasible.

    Information, blocking, deletion
    As permitted by law, you have the right to be provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your personal data that is stored, as well as its origin, the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in our legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.

    4.3 Data collection on our website

    Some of our web pages use cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help make our website more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies.” They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in your device’s memory until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site. You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or to always reject them, or to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website. Cookies which are necessary to allow electronic communications or to provide certain functions you wish to use (such as the shopping cart) are stored pursuant to Art. 6, paragraph 1, letter f of GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies to ensure an optimized service is provided free of technical errors. If other cookies (such as those used to analyse your surfing behaviour) are also stored, they will be treated separately in this privacy policy.

    Server log files
    The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
    browser type and browser version
    used operating system
    Referrer URL
    Host name of the accessing computer
    Time of the server request
    IP address
    This data will not be merged with other data sources.

    The basis for data processing is Art. 6, paragraph 1, letter f of GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfil a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract.

    4.5 Analyse tools and advertising

    Google Analytics
    This website uses functions of the web analytic service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The storage of Google Analytics cookies is based on Art. 6, paragraph 1, letter f of GDPR. The website owner has a legitimate interest in analysing the user behaviour in order to improve its web service and advertising.

    Browser Plug-in
    You can prevent cookies from being saved by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we should point out that in this case you may not be able to fully utilize all the functions of this website. In addition, you can prevent Google from tracking the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link:

    Opposition to data collection
    You can prevent the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:
    Disable Google Analytics
    For more information about how to deal with Google Analytics user data, see Google’s privacy policy:


    1. Use of Facebook plug-ins

    This website uses plug-ins from the social network operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). If you visit our internet presence with such a plug-in, a connection will be made to the Facebook servers and the plug-in will be displayed on the website by a message to your browser. Information about which of our websites you have visited will be transmitted to the Facebook server. If you are logged in as a member of Facebook, Facebook assigns this information to your personal Facebook user account. When using the plug-in functions (e.g. clicking on the “like” button, submitting a comment), this information will also be assigned to your Facebook account, which you can only prevent by logging out before using the plug-in. For more information on the collection and use of data by Facebook, about your rights in this regard and ways to protect your privacy, see the privacy policy of Facebook.


    1. Legal validity of this disclaimer

    This disclaimer is to be regarded as part of the internet publication which referred you to this page. Should sections or individual terms of this statement no longer correspond or only partially correspond to the current valid legal situation, the remaining parts of the document remain untouched in their content and validity.