CAN - Limited Edition krautrock 12" Vinyl LP Album

CAN's Limited Edition krautrock 12" Vinyl LP Album encapsulates the avant-garde spirit of late 1960s and early 1970s Germany. Recorded at Inner Space Studios, the band's fusion of rock, electronic, and improvisational elements defies categorization. Featuring talents like Holger Czukay, Michael Karoli, Jaki Liebezeit, Irmin Schmidt, Damo Suzuki, and Malcolm Mooney, their collaborative synergy produces a sonic masterpiece. The exclusive vinyl format enhances the immersive experience, making this release a captivating artifact from a groundbreaking musical era.

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"CAN - Limited Edition" Album Description:

The groundbreaking era of krautrock, a genre that emerged in Germany in the late 1960s and early 1970s, witnessed the birth of avant-garde musical expressions and experimental sounds. Within this eclectic movement, the influential band CAN played a pivotal role, leaving an indelible mark on the music landscape. One of their remarkable releases, the Limited Edition krautrock 12" Vinyl LP Album, stands as a testament to their innovative approach and unique sonic explorations.

The time period in which CAN flourished coincided with the cultural and social upheavals of the late 1960s and early 1970s. This was a period marked by a spirit of rebellion and experimentation, not only in music but also in art, politics, and society at large. In the midst of this dynamic environment, CAN's music emerged as a fusion of diverse influences, blending rock, electronic, and improvisational elements to create a sound that defied traditional categorization.

The album in question was recorded at Inner Space Studios, a fitting name for a place that became the laboratory for sonic experimentation. Inner Space Studios provided CAN with the freedom to push boundaries and redefine the possibilities of music production. The studio's role in shaping the band's sonic identity cannot be overstated, as it became a crucible for the alchemical fusion of musical ideas.

The ensemble of talented musicians that constituted CAN brought a diverse array of skills and influences to the table. Holger Czukay on bass guitar, Michael Karoli on guitar, Jaki Liebezeit on drums, percussion, and winds, Irmin Schmidt on keyboards, synthesizer, and schizophone, Damo Suzuki on vocals, and Malcolm Mooney also contributing vocals, formed a collective that transcended traditional notions of a rock band. Their collaborative synergy was a driving force behind the distinctive sound that characterized CAN's music.

Holger Czukay's intricate bass lines, Michael Karoli's avant-garde guitar work, Jaki Liebezeit's precise and hypnotic drumming, Irmin Schmidt's innovative keyboard and synthesizer contributions, and the enigmatic vocals of Damo Suzuki and Malcolm Mooney all played integral roles in shaping the sonic tapestry of this krautrock masterpiece.

Damo Suzuki's unique vocal style, characterized by its improvisational and almost otherworldly quality, added an extra layer of mystique to the album. The juxtaposition of Suzuki's vocals with the instrumental prowess of the band created an immersive listening experience that defied conventional norms.

As with many krautrock releases, the limited edition nature of the 12" Vinyl LP Album adds a sense of exclusivity to the musical journey it offers. The tactile nature of vinyl, coupled with the extended format, allows listeners to engage with the music in a more intentional and immersive manner, appreciating the nuances and subtleties that may be lost in other formats.

Music Genre:

  Kraut Psych Acid Rock 

Album Production Information:

  The album: "CAN - Limited Edition (SS )" was produced by: CAN

This album was recorded at: Inner Space Studios

Record Label Information:

  United Artists Records

Media Format:

  12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year and Country:

  Made in USA  
Band Members and Musicians on: CAN - Limited Edition (SS )
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Holger Czukay: bass guitar
  • Michael Karoli: guitar,
  • Jaki Liebezeit: drums, percussion, winds
  • Irmin Schmidt: keyboards, synthesizer, schizophone
  • Damo Suzuki: vocals
  • Malcolm Mooney: vocals
Track Listing of: "CAN - Limited Edition (SS )"

The Songs/tracks on "CAN - Limited Edition (SS )" are

  1. Gomorrha (Dec. 73) - 5:41
  2. Doko E (Aug. 73) - 2:26 +
  3. LH 702 (Nairobi/M√ľnchen) (Mar. 72) - 2:11
  4. I'm Too Leise (Mar. 72) - 5:10 +
  5. Musette (Jan. 70) - 2:08
  6. Blue Bag (Inside Paper) (Oct. 70) - 1:16 +
  7. E.F.S. No. 27 (Dec. 70) - 1:47 +
  8. TV Spot (Apr. 71) - 3:02 +
  9. E.F.S. No. 7 (Sep. 68) - 1:05
  10. The Empress and the Ukraine King (Jan. 69) - 4:40 ^
  11. E.F.S. No. 10 (Jan. 69) - 2:01
  12. Mother Upduff (May 69) - 4:28 ^
  13. E.F.S. No. 36 (May 74) - 1:55
Album cover photos of : CAN - Limited Edition (SS )
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Note: The images on this page are photos of the actual album. Slight differences in color may exist due to the use of the camera's flash.

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