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Can Co-Founder and Integral Avant-Rock Drummer Jaki Liebezeit Dead at 78

Jaki Liebezeit, founder member of Can and one of the defining drummers of German psychedelic rock, passed away this weekend at the age of 78.
Winston Cook-Wilson / January 23, 2017

Krautrock Legends Can Celebrate 50th Anniversary With Biography, Concert Series

The German experimentalists Can are one of the greatest rock bands ever to walk the Earth, and next year, they'll be celebrating the 50th anniversary…
Andy Cush / December 9, 2016

Watch This Primal 1970 Can Concert Featuring Damo Suzuki

Some days the Internet gives you a book about metal dudes and their cats, then sweetens the pot with a lost concert recording from a…
Dan Reilly / April 2, 2014

Stephen Malkmus Recycles Cover of Can’s ‘Ege Bamyasi’ for Record Store Day

Anticipation for 2013's Record Store Day (April 20) keeps building as more and more information on the annual vinyl holiday leaks. SPIN has previously reported…
Kyle McGovern / February 21, 2013

SPIN’s 10 Best Reissues of 2012

If you saw our favorite records of the year, then you'd know our 2012 saw lots of watery techno, mystical metal, Afro-pop genre hybrids, and…
SPIN Staff / December 14, 2012

Liars Break Down the Electronic Influences That Shaped ‘WIXIW’

On their sixth album, WIXIW (pronounced "Wish You"), Liars have dispatched the dissonant guitars and jarring rhythms in favor of rich tapestries of burbling analog…
Mike Rubin / June 15, 2012

Can, ‘Tago Mago, 40th ‚Ä®Anniversary Edition’ (Mute/Spoon)

Germany's foremost art-rockers are too often talked about as some secret key to cool, when in reality they're just a more intense Pink Floyd or…
Mike Powell / November 15, 2011