To commemorate the 40th anniversary of Can's masterpiece Tago Mago, Mute have announced a new special edition version of the album, a true classic among Krautrock fans, is due for release on November 14th 2011, featuring original artwork plus a tasty bonus CD of live recordings from 1972!

There are also more details of a forthcoming Can box set release – Mute's Daniel Miller recently told The Quietus "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."

What's more long awaited box set, 'The Lost Tapes', looks set to surface in March 2012, curated by Irmin Schmidt and Daniel Miller and edited and compiled by Jono Podmore, this highly anticipated release will be comprised of unreleased studio, soundtrack and live material!!

Check out more Can and Krautrock goodies at 991.com and don't forget to catch Can's Tago Mago era front-man extraordinaire Damo Suzuki live in the UK this month, OH YEAH!

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