Producer, composer and musician from Hamburg (Germany), Achim Reichel is a key figure in the explosion of krautrock. Reichel was first a founder member of The Rattles at the beginning of the 60s. In 1968 he formed Wonderland with the drummer Frank Dostal. Late 60s he launched his first solo musical project called A.R. & Machines. Musically it provides a supreme sonic musical voyage turned to cycled psychedelic guitar playing with lot of echoes and delay. The first album, Die Grüne Reise, was published in 1971 in collaboration with Frank Dostal.