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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 Köhncke 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.