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Future Days: a Krautrock playlist by David Stubbs

June 25, 2018| by Faber Social

Here’s a Spotify list as an appetite-whetter for my book, Future Days: Krautrock and the Building of Modern Germany. There are one or two notable omissions – Ash Ra Tempel for …

Rob Young Rough Trade East

Six Things with Rob Young

May 22, 2018| by James Stone

Recently, we went on a trip to Rough Trade East with Rob Young, the co-author of All Gates Open: The Story of Can. The music writer, (whilst sporting a fine …

All Gates Open

The Story of Can – a playlist by Rob Young

May 10, 2018| by James Stone

Can remain one of the twentieth century’s most revered and influential avant-garde band, credited with inspiring numerous music stars from Mark E. Smith to Bobby Gillespie to James Murphy. Rob …

All Gates Open Book Tour

April 27, 2018| by danpapps

Irmin Schmidt and Rob Young will visiting the UK and Ireland next week to discuss their forthcoming book All Gates Open: The Story of Can, which is published on May …

All Gates Open: The Story of Can

January 30, 2018| by Hannah Marshall

We teased this back in 2014, and we’re excited to announce that it is almost upon us. On May 5 2018 we will publish All Gates Open, the definitive story of …

Faber Social in association with The Quietus presents Krautrock

July 14, 2014| by Faber Social

Faber Social in association with The Quietus present KRAUTROCK Celebrating the publication of Future Days: Krautrock and the Building of Modern Germany, of which Simon Reynolds says ‘Future Days does …

Irmin Schmidt on the CAN Biography

March 31, 2014| by Faber Social

Every morning Hildegard wakes up with the sentence: ‘I have an idea!’ Exhausting. In the morning I only want to the listen to the emptiness of my head and stare …