An Appreciation of Can's 'Future Days'
I love 'Future Days' so much that I named this column after it and if I had a kid I’d probably name them after it too.
10 Thoughts on Holger Czukay, the Cosmic Dad Jokester of Krautrock, Who Is Dead Now
The 79-year-old co-founded the legendary German art-rock group Can, who produced some of the most influential music of the 70s and 80s.
Talking ‘Singles’ with CAN’s Irmin Schmidt
We talk with the legendary piano player about some choice cuts from his band’s singles compilation, out now on Mute.
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You Have Faust's Art of Improvisation to Thank for Everything You Love
The legendary German experimentalists played on garbage in a 100-person space on their fourth US tour ever, and the results were magical.
VICE vs Video games
Gaming’s Bleakest Should Remind Us of What Matters in Our Real Lives
<i>Majora's Mask</i>, <i>Half-Life 2</i>, <i>Papers Please</i>: through the darkness of these interactive experiences, we should appreciate the light in our own existences.
Paul Thomas Anderson On 'Inherent Vice', Hangovers, Kubrick and Neil Young
We talked to the award-winning filmmaker about some of his favourite movies and music.
Being Damo Suzuki: The Man Who Practically Invented Post-Punk and Ambient Music
Talking 60s communes, nearly dying in the Sahara Desert, and channelling the Stone Age with the former member of Can.
I Want My Dvds
If anyone deserves the obsessive DVD treatment, it is <i>Can</i>, the ultimate German far-out fucking real deals.