There are several artists with the name DDR; 1. DDR is an indie post-punk band from Istanbul, Turkey . Inspired by the out of date Deutsche Demokratische Republik (German Democratic Republic), cihan cinemre and Can Batukan founded the band in 2002. On the same year, the band released its first demo Post-Technik. In 2004 Cem Şimşek and Üner altay joined the band and their self-titled second demo DDR was released.