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Stephen Malkmus to Play Can’s Ege Bamyasi in Full


Cologne, Germany’s Week-End Fest will return this year from November 30-December 2, taking place in a former crane factory in the Ehrenfeld district. Its lineup will feature a special performance by Pavement’s Stephen Malkmus, who will honor the 40th anniversary of Can’s legendary Ege Bamyasi with a full album performance. Members of Cologne band Von Spar will back him.

The Week-End Fest lineup also features Scritti Politti, Ty Segall, Deerhoof, the Field, Nite Jewel, Chris Cohen, James Yorkston, Fainting by Numbers (Justus K√∂hncke and Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor), Naytronix (of tUnE-yArDs), Little Wings, Chain and the Gang, and more.

Watch Can play “Spoon” from Ege Bamyasi.