Cyclopean: Jaki Liebezeit, Irmin Schmidt, Burnt Friedman and Jono Podmore collaborate

Founding members of Can, Irmin Schmidt and Jaki Liebezeit, are releasing an EP as Cyclopean, with regular collaborators Burnt Friedman and Jono Podmore (Kumo). The self titled record contains theremin, prepared piano and rubber band guitar.

All four members have worked regularly with one another in the past: Liebezeit and Friedman have released a number of records together, and Schmidt has recorded with Liverpool-born multi instrumentalist Kumo (who also worked on his opera Gormenghast).

The four track Cyclopean EP will be released as a 12" and download on 4 February next year, via Mute records and Can's Spoon imprint. More info here, and listen to a track above.

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