Monday, June 30, 2014

Glass Candy - Geto boys

Female duo who play the sound Strawberry Switchblade approaches to disco. A combination with lazy female vocal and dreamy guitar produce a strange atmosphere.

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Person of Interest - Call This Number

The track from New EP by an anonymous unit is raw house which features cosmic synth. This is so high quality that you couldn't suppress a grunt of admiration to brand strength of L.I.E.S. I recommend to around Huerco S. fans.

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Girl Talk & Freeway - Tolerated feat. Waka Flocka Flame (Wolf Eyes Remix)

Wolf eyes changes the original work to noise/industrial, remaining the texture just like hiphop. This is the one of the most impressive PV in 2014 including a grotesque video.

Friday, June 27, 2014

The gig footage of L.E.G.O. by ex-Mayhem Euronymous and Manheim is uploaded

The gig footage of L.E.G.O. (Langhus Experimental Grave chamber Orchestra) which was a side project by ex-Mayhem the late Euronymous and Manheim in Norway 1986 is uploaded on Youtube. The guy who uploads this video is Finn Håkon Rødland, he has also got along with Mayhem. This is the first time that this video is published on-line.

Although they performed abstract improvisation without elements of black metal, you can see the rare scene that Euronymous played the drum.

Mikki Funk & Peer Du - The Berlondine Connection EP

Homage to 90's house by young DJs based in London and Berlin. Feeling relieved, I lose myself in the sound uncompromisingly reproduced also the sound quality at that time. I'd like to Larry Heard or Lil Louis Fans listen to this.

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Clipping - Midcity

Noise meets hiphop sound by a trio in LA. Although they are unrefined yet, I'm looking forward to see how they will evolve this new direction. I recommend around Dälek fans.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014


Mixtape by a witch house group in Chicago. A slow and dark sound is exactly influenced by Chopped&Screwed, blues feeling somehow hanged in the air is also good. I'd like to people who like around Loren Connors listen to this.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Low Jack ‐ Rinse France 16.06.14

His play is freewheeling as usual. Progressive track combined Middle-eastern music and metal, 90's house, minimal industrial... You don't stop listening because you won't predict what kind of tune is next.

Monday, June 23, 2014

Zenocide - @Earthdom

The latest gig by the most noticeable group in Japanese sludge/doom scene. You can feel a tense atmosphere with loud sound pressure for 27 minutes. Corrupted fans should listen to this.

Sunday, June 22, 2014

KETEV - Zelah

A post techno project by Berlin based sound artist and composer Yair Elazar Glotman. I get drawn in dark ambient minimal dub inlaid with rough noise.

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Will HMV record shop shibuya revive vinyl culture in Japan?

Text:Fumimasa Hori

A used vinyl records and cds specialty shop, HMV record shop shibuya will open in udagawacho, shibuya on August 2nd. It is said that they will sell about 80,000 used records and cds bought from abroad in the space of 500 square meter. It is the site of a record shop DMR (Dance Music Records, a record shop since 90's). 

Udagawacho was called "The record village" or "The sanctuary of record shops" before. From later 90's to early 00's, about 50~60 record shops crowded together, Kids who was digging with a lot of bags of record shops took strides. If you watch PV of Darthreider "Cisco-zaka", you can understand a part of enthusiasm at that time.

Camu - Yogya

Combining with kecak of Bali and high tone drone makes a mystic mood. I recommend listeners who like around Stuart Dempster.

Friday, June 20, 2014

Hype Williams - Kim Gordon

They create the experimental track like Ciccone Youth on this new song from the new album. I ’m interested in the reason they named this title.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Sielwolf - Wrowd (remixed by Mick Harris)

Dark industrial in German remixed by Mick Harris. I'd like to around Porter Ricks fans listen to this.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Mr. Zula & Ventochild - DJ & Live Set

The first part is mix of Turkish hiphop by Mr. Zula, DJ/Producer in Istanbul. The latter part is the beat session between Mr.Zula and Ventochild, the boss of the label Tektosag records. If you like L?K?O, you should listen to this.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Napalm Death - Peel Session 1987 - 1988

The masterpiece of Napalm Death, and the classic of grindcore. I'm overwhelmed by the assaulting performance united with all parts.

The rare footages of collaboration between Faust and Keiji Haino are uploaded

In 1994, 20 years ago from now, Keiji Haino joined in Faust's gig or recording as a guest. That rare footages are uploaded in succession. Above video is the performance at Death Valley in California on US tour of Faust. Below video is the scene of the recording of Faust's "Rien", Keiji Haino explodes the intensive vocalization in his own way.

Indonesian improvisation duo Senwaya come to Japan

It is decided that Indonesian improvisation duo Senyawa also known for collaboration with Arrington de dionyso come to Japan. Currently, it is announced that they will perform at "Jazz Art Sengawa 2014" organized on Sep.6 and 7. They will appear on Sep.6, and it is planed that they will have a session with the guitarist Kazuhisa Uchihashi. 

Below video is the mini documentary followed their activities by Vincent Moon.

11 paranoias have started recording the new album

UK doom metal group 11 Paranoias just launched the 1st LP "Spectralbeastiaries" in March this year, have already started recording the new album, their label Ritual Productions announced. They play the orthodox doom metal taken over the DNA of Ramesses. I'm looking forward to see how they evolve their music, as catalyzing Mike Vest who is also influenced by Japanese psychedelic rock.

Monday, June 16, 2014

Cisfinitum - Autumn Ritual

Ambient/Drone in Russia. The sonic like the deep moist catch my ear. I'd like to fans of Thomas Koner or Gas listen to.

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Kartel Kush - On That **Texas / Phonk Type Beat**

Chopped&Screwed which use the same E.L.O. sample as "99.9%" of Jeru the damaja. I feel the mellow atmosphere like enfolding the whole absolutely excellent.

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Ohio Penitentiary 511 Jazz Ensemble - Hard Luck Soul

Jazz Ensemble formed by prisoners of Ohio Penitentiary. I'm into unrefined performance like slightly muddling rhythm.

Friday, June 13, 2014

Brother Ah- Beyond Yourself

Psychedelic jazz by a french horn player who joined in Sun Ra. He is only the man who can express the worldview combined spacey sound by reverb with druggy atmosphere.

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Goosensei ‐The Right Path

Ambient dubstep by DJ/Producer from Birmingham. I'm intoxicated with slow&floating sound.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

King Giddra - Yukuefumei (DJ Kensei Remix Instrumental)

Remix by one of the most prominent Japanese DJ. It is amazing that edgy&fat beats and the dreamy sound of the vibraphone are intertwined. I recommend fans stones throw lover.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Alter Echo & E3 - Dub is Not Easy

Heavyweight dub from the label Zam Zam which has released great dub like Xoki&Hieronymus. I'd like to Agriculture or Wordsound fans listen to.

Monday, June 9, 2014

Bones, Xavier Wulf & Chris Travis ”We Dont Believe You”

The gig by rappers of TeamSesh.  The audience over capacity is pushing each other with shaking their fists, the venue is filled with unusual fever as if it is the gig of hardcore.

Sunday, June 8, 2014


Dutch doom metal that started from noise like Keiji Haino. I recommend Evoken or Rituals fans the sound focusing on melancholic riffs.

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Sigha 「Loop Three」

Druggy track which affects consciousness by hypnotic synth and persistent minimal beat. I recommend L.I.E.S. fans.

Friday, June 6, 2014

DJ Fenriz「The human touch」

Techno mix by Fenriz used only vinyl. As I'm listening to dubby and atmospheric sound, I gradually come to feel elements like Norwegian Black Metal.

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Datetenryu「Bukkowareta Boku」

Premature progressive garage punk in Kyoto. Even Keiji haino had to admit and praise the guitarist Hiroshi. "I wonder Hiroshi is only a guy who has been still playing rock (among same generation)."

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Nightmares On Wax「Giles Peterson's Worldwide Show 2002」

Crossing various genres like Hip-hop、Dub、Funk、R&B、etc., he made the groove. Although this was the mix of 12 years ago, I’m astonished he already created own style.

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Low Jack「Punta II」

New song by Low Jack who has opened up the extreme north of DJ. Raw and dirty completion as if he remixed the chanting of Buddhist hymns of the Tibetan esoteric Buddhism noise sounds is worthy of him.

Monday, June 2, 2014

Melting Glass Box「It is too deep」

Japanese acid folk which makes us feel insanity like Syd Barret. Another world where it seems to be usual, but it' s not completely usual. You can't come back if you indulge in their depth.

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Yatha Bhuta Jazz Combo「S/T」

Spiritual jazz created by French producers Onra and Buddy Sativa together. I'd like to people who like Yesterdays New Quintet or New Zion Trio listen to this sound which is full of a pleasant cooling sensation.