Newsbits: Can / Music Current Festival / Merzbow and Lawrence English / Marion Brown / Moten, Lopez, and Cleaver / Mingus

CHARLES MINGUS, CIRCA 1970S

Footage from Can’s 1972 free concert is available.

The Music Current Festival in Ireland is previewed.

A new release from Merzbow and Lawrence English is reviewed.

Marion Brown’s Why Not is reviewed.

The latest from Fred Moten, Brandon Lopez, and Gerald Cleaver is reviewed.

Charles Mingus’s 100th birthday is celebrated.