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Merzbow (メルツバウ) is an experimental music project created in Tokyo in 1979 under the direction of musician Masami Akita (秋田昌美). Since 1979, Akita has formed two record labels and has contributed releases to numerous independent record labels. As well as being a prolific artist, he has also written a number of books and has been the editor of several magazines in Japan. He has written about a variety of subjects, mostly about art, avant-garde music and post-modern culture. His more… read more

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  • 80000 people can't be wrong.
  • japanoise maestro
  • You haven't truly lived unless you've listened to Electric Salad.
  • can't fall asleep unless i play all my merzbow albums in chronological order
  • my ears arrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr
  • it's been almost 20 years since he released merzbox. Hopefully he releases merzcrate soon
  • it's a shame it only keeps 50 pages, which means layers upon layers of older comments were deleted... this place will never be the same ;_;
  • Reading this shoutbox from start to end is a unique experience. Btw, seems like Intro has been the most listened track for like 6years.
  • o p e n a t 8 a m
  • lel. vv

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