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The 10 Most Anticipated Record Store Day 2013 Releases

It's that time of the year again, everybody! The best holiday of the year (yes, better than National Ferris Wheel Day AND Leif Erikson Day)…
Miles Bowe | April 16, 2013 - 1:03 pm


New Indie Rock Christmas MP3s For 2009

Even though there's something sacred about time-honored traditions, there's only so many years you and your beloveds can sit beside the Christmas tree and listen…
Amrit Singh | December 17, 2009 - 2:44 pm

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Can’s Holger Czukay Dead At 79

Holger Czukay, bassist and cofounder of the pioneering Krautrock band Can, has died. According to Cologne newspaper Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger, he was found dead in his…
Peter Helman | September 5, 2017 - 9:00 pm

Irmin Schmidt, Malcolm Mooney, & Thurston Moore Play “The Can Project” In London

Members of Can reunited as "the Can Project" for a special 50th anniversary show at London's Barbican Hall last night. After founding member Irmin Schmidt…
Peter Helman | April 9, 2017 - 12:05 pm

R.I.P. Jaki Liebezeit

Jaki Liebezeit, drummer and founding member of Krautrock pioneers Can, has died. The band confirmed the news on their official Facebook page, writing, "It is…
Peter Helman | January 22, 2017 - 7:06 pm

Can Members To Reunite For 50th Anniversary Show

Members of Can will reunite as "the Can Project" for a special one-off show at London's Barbican Hall in April, Pitchfork reports. Founding member Irmin…
Peter Helman | November 11, 2016 - 9:30 pm

Inherent Vice Soundtrack With Radiohead’s “Spooks” Out Next Month

The soundtrack for Inherent Vice will be out on December 15th. Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood did the score for the Paul Thomas Anderson-directed film -- they…
James Rettig | November 16, 2014 - 9:54 am

Watch Stephen Malkmus Cover Can’s Ege Bamyasi

This past weekend, Stephen Malkmus helped to celebrate the 40th anniversary one of his favorite albums, Can's krautrock masterpiece Ege Bamyasi, by covering the album…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2012 - 10:24 am

Can – “Deadly Doris”

In a couple of months, Mute will release The Lost Tapes, a three-CD set of unreleased tracks from krautrock greats Can. Below, we've got a…
Tom Breihan | April 25, 2012 - 4:05 pm

Nicole Atkins Covers Can (Stereogum Premiere)

A couple months ago we posted the A-Side from the two-song "Vultures" 7", Nicole Atkins's first post-Columbia release for new label, Razor & Tie. At…
Brandon Stosuy | November 12, 2010 - 10:16 am

New Q-Tip (Feat. Amanda Diva) Video – “Manwomanboogie”

Kamaal plays the part of (well dressed) train car preacher in the clip for "Manwomanboogie," one of The Renaissance's many clip-worthy cuts. Overtop a track…
Amrit Singh | January 16, 2009 - 1:58 pm