Laibach Timeline

2020
Oct 23

LAIBACH: 4.0

LAIBACH 4.0 ANNIVERSARY IS POSTPONED We regret to announce that due to the COVID-19 situation we have had to cancel and postpone the Laibach 4.0 Anniversary event that should be happening on 23... More Info
LAIBACH: 4.0
Sep 21

AUSTELLUNG! LAIBACH KUNST: RE:CONS:TRUCT

A reconstruction of Laibach exhibitions from 1982 and 1983, at P74 Gallery, Ljubljana, open between 21 September – 2 November 2020.
AUSTELLUNG! LAIBACH KUNST: RE:CONS:TRUCT
Sep 18

"Bremenmarsch, Laibach Live at Schlachthof 12.10.1987" album release

Title: Bremenmarsch, Laibach Live at Schlachthof 12.10.1987 Label: Mig Music Release: 18th September 2020 The present recording of Laibach’s concert performance in Bremen on 12 October 1987... More Info
Bremenmarsch, Laibach Live at Schlachthof 12.10.1987
Sep 11

Ljubljana Castle Concerts

On Sep 11 and Sep 12 2020, Laibach held two sold-out concerts at Ljubljana Castle.  
Ljubljana Castle Concerts
Jun 01

LIBERTY LEADING THE PEOPLE

An exhibition of selected Laibach posters and videos in Gallery S at Ljubljana Castle. The exhibition will run from 1 July until 31 January 2021.
LIBERTY LEADING THE PEOPLE
Jan 15

"Laibach Revisited" album release

Title: Laibach Revisited Label: Laibach Release: January 15 2020 Three hours of music on vinyl and CD, plus a 150-page book with an expansive essay on Laibach by the Slovenian writer and... More Info
Laibach Revisited
2019
Nov 22

"Party Songs" album release

Title: Party Songs Label:Mute Release:November 22 2019 Six-track EP Party Songs is featuring unpublished tracks from the repertoire of the band’s 2015 performances in North Korea, documented... More Info
Party Songs
2018
Nov 23

"The Sound Of Music" album release

Title: The Sound Of Music Label: Mute Release: 23 November 2018 The Sound of Music was conceived when Laibach were infamously invited to perform in North Korea in 2015. The band performed... More Info
The Sound Of Music
2017
Jul 14

"Also Sprach Zarathustra" album release

Title: Also Sprach Zarathustra Label: Mute Release: 14 July 2017 ALSO SPRACH ZARATHUSTRA is a brand new album, the follow up to 2014’s SPECTRE, released on Mute on 14 July 2017. The music for... More Info
Also Sprach Zarathustra
May 11

LIBERATION DAY IN THE HOLY LAND

Israeli premiere and live Laibach concert in Tel Aviv, May 11 and 12 Turning and turning in the widening gyre, the falcon cannot hear the falconer. Things fall apart, the centre cannot hold; mere... More Info
LIBERATION DAY IN THE HOLY LAND
May 01

LIBERATION DAY FOR SOUTH KOREA

Liberation Day and Laibach return to Korea for Labor Day, May 1 Asian premiere and concert at the Jeonju International Film Festival Spring and Armageddon is in the air, as North Korean (possibly... More Info
LIBERATION DAY FOR SOUTH KOREA
2015
Aug 19

NORTH KOREA LIBERATION DAY

In August 2015, Laibach performed in the secretive Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. Tho historic concerts took place in the Main Hall of the Kim Won Gyun Music Conservatory in the capital... More Info
NORTH KOREA LIBERATION DAY
2014
Aug 01

"Laibach – I VIII 1944 Warszawa" album release

Title: I VIII 1944 Warszawa Label: NCK Format: CD-EP Release: 1 Aug 2014 Polish National Centre for Culture released the brand new Laibach EP, titled: 1 VIII 1944. Warszawa. Laibach was invited by... More Info
Laibach – I VIII 1944 Warszawa
Mar 21

The New Cultural Revolution, Hong Kong

We are proud to present THE NEW CULTURAL REVOLUTION, a series of events which took place in the People’s Republic of China: LAIBACH KUNST EXHIBITION, 17th January – 20th March 2014, CIA, Hong... More Info
The New Cultural Revolution, Hong Kong
Mar 03

Spectre Party

With the release of the album SPECTRE, we have decided to form an international Party in order to create a possibility for an organized and synchronized international movement, helping to change the... More Info
Spectre Party
Mar 03

"SPECTRE" album release

Title: SPECTRE Label: Mute Cat #: CDSTUMM358, STUMM358 Release: 3 Mar 2014 With SPECTRE, Laibach has once again ‘re-invented’ itself in a newly born, yet polished and solid, formation.... More Info
SPECTRE
2012
Oct 19

KOHLE IST BROT – INDUSTRIAL SUITE 200m beneath the surface of the Earth!

On 19 October 2012 Laibach will hold two special concerts (at 18:30h and 20:30h) in the Coal Mining Museum of Slovenia in Velenje. For the first time in its history, the band will perform nearly 200... More Info
KOHLE IST BROT – INDUSTRIAL SUITE 200m beneath the surface of the Earth!
Sep 03

"REPRODUCTION PROHIBITED" album release

Title: An Introduction to… Laibach / Reproduction Prohibited Label: Mute Cat#: CDMUTEL23 Country: UK & Europe Release: 03. September 2012 The album release follows their recent Iron... More Info
REPRODUCTION PROHIBITED
Jul 03

"IRON SKY" album release

Title: Iron Sky (The Original Film Soundtrack) Label: Mute Cat #: CDSTUMM344 Country: UK Release: 2012 More info: About Iron Sky film: In the last moments of World War II, a secret Nazi space... More Info
IRON SKY
Apr 14

Laibach performance at Tate Modern, London

Laibach performed sold out show ‘Monumental Retro-avant-guarde’ at Tate Modern – Turbine Hall on April 14th.
Laibach performance at Tate Modern, London
2009
Apr 18

Volkswagner

On 18th April 2009 Laibach, in collaboration with the RTV Slovenia Symphonic orchestra and composer Izidor Leitinger presented another spectacular event, this time called VOLKSWAGNER. Based on... More Info
Volkswagner
2008
May 05

"LAIBACHKUNSTDERFUGE" album release

Title: LAIBACHKUNSTDERFUGE (CD, album) Label: Dallas Records Cat#: CD DALLAS 506 Label 2: Mute Records LTD Cat# 2: iSTUMM297 Country: Slovenia Year: 2008 About LAIBACHKUNSTDERFUGE: Album is the... More Info
LAIBACHKUNSTDERFUGE
2006
Oct 23

"VOLK" album release

Title: Volk Label: Mute Records LTD Country: UK, Europe & US Release: 2006 Versions: Volk – CD, album / Mute Records LTD / Cat#: CD STUMM 276 / UK / 2006 Volk – CD, album, LTD... More Info
VOLK
2004
Oct 04

"ANTHEMS" album release

Label: Mute Cat#: ACDMUTEL12 Format: 2 × CD, Compilation, Promo Country: UK Released: 4 October 2004 Laibach Anthems was released on the 4th October as a 2 x CD hardbook package. CD1 of the album... More Info
ANTHEMS
2003
Sep 08

"WAT" album release

Label: Mute Cat nr.: CDStumm223, Mute – 0724358441802 Format: CD, Album, Enhanced, Slipcase Country: UK Released: 08 Sep 2003 Achtung! Laibach, the spectre that has haunted Europe and... More Info
WAT
1996
Oct 28

"JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTARS" album release

Label: Mute Cat. nr.: CDStumm136 Format: CD, Album Country: Europe Released: 1996   Laibach announce the Second Coming of Jesus Christ Superstars with their new album “Jesus Christ... More Info
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTARS
1993
Jun 07

"NATO" album release

Product code: CDSTUMM121 Format: CD Album Number of Discs: 1 Label: Mute Originally released: October 11, 1994 Re-released: 2003 NATO is the seventh in a sequence of official Laibach LP releases... More Info
NATO
1992
Apr 21

"KAPITAL" album release

This experimental and electronic album was recorded in Ljubljana in 1991, during the time of the declaration of independence and war in Slovenia.
KAPITAL
1990
Mar 19

"SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL" album release

Mute Rec., 1990, London
SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL
1988
Nov 11

"KRST POD TRIGLAVOM – BAPTISM" album release

Title: Krst pod Triglavom – Baptism Label: Walter Ulbricht Schallfolien/Sub Rosa Release: 1987/1988, Hamburg/Brussels 819-822 1. Jezero/Der See 2. Valjhun/Waldung 3. Delak 4. Koza/Die... More Info
KRST POD TRIGLAVOM – BAPTISM
Oct 24

"LET IT BE" album release

Laibach’s controversial remake of the Beatles historic album.
LET IT BE
1987
Jul 20

"LIFE IS LIFE" album release

Single: Life Is Life Cat.No: MUTE 62 Formats: 7″/12″ Release Date: 20th July 1987
LIFE IS LIFE
Mar 23

"OPUS DEI" album release

Label: Mute – Cat nr.: STUMM 44 Format: Vinyl, LP, Album Country: UK Released: 1987   The first Laibach album for the Mute label. Featuring the classic Laibach remakes Opus Dei/Leben... More Info
OPUS DEI
1986
Feb 08

"NOVA AKROPOLA" album release

Title: Nova Akropola Label: Cherry Red Release: 1985, London
NOVA AKROPOLA
1985
Apr 27

"LAIBACH" album release

Label: ŠKUC/R.o.p.o.t / NIKA Format: Vinyl, LP, Album / CD, Album, Reissue Cat. nr.: ULP 1600 / CD 13132 26 / CD 111 Country: Yugoslavia / Slovenia Released: 1985 (vinyl) Reissued: 1991, 1995... More Info
LAIBACH
1983
Jun 23

First Video Interview – TV Tednik

First Video Interview – TV Tednik (TV Weekly) In June 23rd 1983, the group made their first television appearance in an interview on the current affairs programme TV Tednik (TV Weekly) (10).... More Info
First Video Interview – TV Tednik
Apr 21

Ausstelung – Laibach Kunst

Ausstelung – Laibach Kunst Galerija ŠKUC, Ljubljana
1982
Sep 10

Novi Rock Festival Concert

“Novi Rock” Festival Concert Dressed in stark black and grey (mainly Yugoslav army) uniforms, Laibach performed ferocious noise assaults before a backdrop of totalitarian regalia and wartime... More Info
Novi Rock Festival Concert
Jan 21

First Concert – Disco VF 112/15, Ljubljana

First Concert – Disco VF 112/15, Ljubljana Part of Victims of a Plane Crash event.
First Concert – Disco VF 112/15, Ljubljana
1980
Jun 01

Formation

Formation Laibach was established on the 1st of June, 1980 in Trbovlje. The name Laibach is the historic German version of the name for Slovenia’s capital Ljubljana.
Formation