03 August, 2011

Can - Live Music (1971-77) 2cd

Can - Live Music (1971-77)
(Can Box Music: Live 1971-1977)
rock | 2cd | eac-flac-cue-log-cover | 620MB
Spoon | rel: 1999
Mute celebrated Can's 30th birthday with the release of the Can Box. Formed in Cologne, Germany, in 1968, the feckless sound experimenters went on to reach the lofty cult and seminal status of bands like the Velvet Underground and Mothers of Invention. The three-item box contains a double CD of live music recorded from 1971-1977; a book of history, interviews, reviews, and photos; as well as a video of a 1972 concert and a previously unreleased documentary made in 1988 and 1997. The CD is compiled from cassettes and other non-professional fan recordings with professional sound processing and mastering applied. Four of the pieces are extemporaneous jams that have as heretofore not seen the light of day. The tome proves to be of just such rare and personal content. The concert was a free event attended by over 10,000 when Can had placed "Spoon" (available on the Box album) into the number one chart position. The footage was made with help from Wim Wenders' film editor, Peter Przygodda. While this attention brought the group to do a small German tour where each member presented a solo project, there were no plans for a reunion.

-1. "Jynx" (Karoli, Czukay, Liebezeit, Schmidt) – 16:06
14th Oct 1975, Giessen, Universität
-2. "Dizzy Dizzy" (Karoli, Czukay, Liebezeit, Schmidt) – 8:02
19th Nov 1975, Brighton, Sussex University
-3. "Vernal Equinox" (Karoli, Czukay, Liebezeit, Schmidt) – 12:44
19th Nov 1975, Brighton, Sussex University
-4. "Fizz" (Karoli, Czukay, Liebezeit, Schmidt, Rosko Gee) – 6:27
2nd Mar 1977, Keele, University of Keele
-5. "Yoo Doo Right" (Karoli, Czukay, Liebezeit, Schmidt, Mooney) – 14:26
4th May 1975, Croydon, Greyhound
-6. "Cascade Waltz" (Karoli, Czukay, Liebezeit, Schmidt) – 4:48
23rd Mar 1977, London, Sound Circus
-1. "Colchester Finale" incl. "Halleluhwah" (Karoli, Czukay, Liebezeit, Schmidt, Suzuki) – 37:24
8th May 1972, Colchester, University of Essex
-2. "Kata Kong" (Karoli, Czukay, Liebezeit, Schmidt) – 8:28
21st Nov 1975, Hatfield, Hatfield Polytechnic
-3. "Spoon" (Karoli, Czukay, Liebezeit, Schmidt, Suzuki) – 14:23
3rd Feb 1972, Cologne, Sporthalle

*Holger Czukay – bass (1972–1975); short wave radio, sampler & electronic treatments (1977)
*Michael Karoli – guitar, vocals
*Jaki Liebezeit – drums, percussion
*Irmin Schmidt – keyboards
*Damo Suzuki – vocals (1972 only)
*Rosko Gee – bass (1977 only)


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