The Evolution of Tommy Tallarico

One of the fun parts of watching the technology scene is watching the same names come around through different generations. One massive surprise, at the same time Atari is trying to drag its hardware corpse back from the dead, is Intellivision having another go at arcade fame. The project is led by Tommy Tallarico, a…

Can (Band) History, Some Analysis, and Discography

History of Can (the band, not the cylindrical metal container) Founders and the artistic core of the band were the keyboard player Irmin Schmidt and the bassist Holger Czukay. Both had studied composition with Karlheinz Stockhausen at the Musikhochschule in Cologne . In early 1968, they gathered together musicians with contrasting musical backgrounds, forming an…