CAN PROJECT Event, Barbican London. Irmin will be conducting the LSO (two Orchester Suites: "Homage à Can" and "La Fermosa") and Thurston Moor will be playing with Can members and his specially curated rock “supergroup”.
Irmin is currently working on a CAN book commissioned by Faber & Faber, release date 5.10.2017
Friday, 20th May 8:30pm – Louvre, Paris
Irmin Schmidt & Thurston Moore (Sonic Youth)
“Electro Violet” – a definitive 12 CD Box Set – out 20 November.
Listen to unreleased track ‘Why Not’ here.
Release VILLA WUNDERBAR - 2CD compilation of film and solo work.
IRMIN SCHMIDT wins Best Soundtrack Award at the "German Emmys"
Scheduled release of THE LOST TAPES
As part of the Berlin Film Festival the Berliner Musik Film Marathon will dedicate a day to Irmin's work.
Film "Lösegeld", soundtrack by Irmin Schmidt
Irmin will be in San Francisco, Los Angeles and New York to promote the release of the long awaited LOST TAPES. He will be performing DJsets in selected venues.
September - December
A visual homage to Can. Exhibition at Abtart gallery, Stuttgart (16 Sep – 5 Nov) (www.abtart.com) and Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (24 Nov – 18 Dec)
14/10/11 Aix en Provence, Irmin Schmidt & Kum DJ set - The Sound Of Can - A set of previously unreleased exclusive Can material from the Spoon Archives.
21/10/11 Aix en Provence, Irmin Schmidt & Kumo concert.
Pre Sale CAN Deluxe Vinyl Box
All 14 of Can’s studio albums have been newly cut to vinyl from the remastered tapes for release as a vinyl deluxe box set in early 2012. This will include CDs of all the albums, extensive booklets, an exclusive never released live album (vinyl only) and a newly remastered "Out Of Reach" previously unavailable! The vinyl deluxe box set will be available for pre-order at the beginning of October 2011.
14 November 2011
Tago Mago 2Cd Special Edition Release
Hello Goodbye Show podcast on the Resonance FM
listen here, or available through iTunes.
Interview/Film with Irmin here.
11 MARCH 2011
4 Can tracks on new Japanese Films Norwegian Wood (after the bestseller
by H. Murakami) More here.
Soundtrack CD by Johnny Greenwood also includes 3 Can tracks More here.
12-14 MAY 2011
Irmin Schmidt & Kumo
Soundinstallation Flies, Guys and Choirs and DJset (DJing Can - The Forgotten Tapes) at the Roundhouse, London - Short Circuit presents Mute
Download the press release & full lineup listing
2 NOVEMBER 2010
Irmin Interview at Resonance FM - gLASSsHRIMP
31 JULY 2010
"Irmin Schmidt conducts Irmin Schmidt"
Closing Gala of The Schloßfestspiele Ludwigsburg - Germany (near Stuttgart)
Laudatio by Wim Wenders.
The prestigious Schloßfestspiele Ludwigsburg will dedicate it's closing gala performance to the music of Irmin Schmidt, with a focus on his work for film.
22 & 23 APRIL 2010
Film Music & Orchestration Workshop
at the Ludwigsburg Film Academy with Irmin Schmidt
18 DECEMBER 2009
"Season's Greetings from Can" - click here.
18 OCTOBER 2009
Irmin Schmidt Interview im Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin.
21 NOVEMBER 2009
Live Interview with Irmin Schmidt 21.11.09 from 16:30 - 18:00 open to the public.
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26 AUGUST 2009
Irmin Schmidt Interview in der neuen GALORE.
COMING: SUMMER 2010
Irmin Schmidt has been commissioned by the Ludwigsburger Schlossfestspiele (Ludwigsburg Castle Festival) to present an evening of orchestrations of his
works for film.
14 NOVEMBER 2008
German Premiere PALERMO SHOOTING by Wim Wenders
Irmin Schmidt's soundtrack to Palermo Shooting is available on digital download.find out more
9 OCTOBER 2008
Irmin Schmidt, Wim Wenders talk about film music.
Soundtracks - The Black Sheep Of The Film Family?
Irmin Schmidt talks about his work
PopKomm (pro) files - How Did You Do It?