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Holger Schüring (24 March 1938 – 5 September 2017), known professionally as Holger Czukay (//), was a German musician best known as a co-founder of the krautrock group Can. Described as "successfully bridg[ing] the gap between pop and the avant-garde", Czukay was also notable for having created early important examples of ambient music, for having explored "world music" well before the term was coined, and for having been a pioneer of sampling.
|Birth name||Holger Schüring|
|Born||24 March 1938|
Free City of Danzig (present-day Gdańsk, Poland)
|Died||5 September 2017 79) (aged|
|Instrument(s)||Bass, guitar, keyboards, percussion, drums, vocals, French horn|