" is a song by Rammstein
, released as the second single from their LP Herzeleid
. Its translation is Seaman
, or Sailor
The video is Schneider, Riedel, Landers and Kruspe pulling a boat through the sand, with Till and a masked Flake inside. Later, they decide to keelhaul Till, still singing. The boat winds up in flames. The video is intertwined with shots of a woman, dressed like a prostitute.
The first known performance of the song is from the New Year's Eve 1994-1995 concert in Saalfeld, Germany. It was probably played at every date of the Herzeleid
In the Sehnsucht
tour, during this song, Flake
) usually sat in a small inflatable boat
and sailed over the crowd who waves and bring the boat back to the stage after a short tour. This stunt is now performed by Ollie Riedel
, in Stripped
instead of Seemann. Never played in the Mutter
or Reise, Reise
tours, Seemann was probably last played on June 23rd, 1999 in Los Angeles, CA, USA.
- Der Meister
- Rammstein in the House (Timewriter-Remix) 6:26