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ARTIST
TITLE
The Lost Tapes
FORMAT
3CD

LABEL
CATALOG #
SPOON 9543CD SPOON 9543CD
GENRE
RELEASE DATE
10/9/2012

Triple CD 8-panel digipak release with a 24-page booklet. Same content as the previous version, but now in superior, more manageable packaging; this edition replaces the now out-of-print box version. "Unreleased studio, soundtrack and live material. The Lost Tapes was curated by Irmin Schmidt and Daniel Miller, compiled by Irmin Schmidt and Jono Podmore, and edited by Jono Podmore. When the legendary Can studio in Weilerswist was sold to the German Rock N Pop Museum, they bought everything, including the army mattresses that covered the walls for sound protection, and relocated it to Gronau. Whilst dismantling the studio, master tapes were found and stored in the Spoon archive. With barely legible labeling, no one was sure what was on these until Irmin Schmidt and long time collaborator Jono Podmore started to go through over 30 hours of music. What they found was years of archived material, not outtakes, but rather tracks which had been shelved for a variety of reasons. This set includes material never released anywhere."