Meaning can only really lead away from the music. It's the sound of the words that matters more than their meaning...As soon as music creates feelings that can be named by words, it's no loger important to make music
-Can guitarist Michael Karoli
Soon Over Babaluma, released in November of 1974, is Can's first album since the departure of vocalist Damo Suzuki. Other members of the band try to fill in at the mike, and there are moments that will hold the attention of listeners, but we have journeyed beyond the essential Can albums after this point.