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Violent Onsen Geisha Violent Hot Spring Geisha // Wagamama Na Ofukuro Selfish Mom LP

Violent Onsen Geisha Violent Hot Spring Geisha // Wagamama Na Ofukuro Selfish Mom LP

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This is a reissue record released in March 2023 from Italian noise label Urashima by Tokyo noise artist Masaya Nakahara aka Violent Onsen Geisha, who also works as Hair Stylistics. (originally released in 3)

Harsh noise that does not fade even after 30 years ~ collage noise 8 songs included.Includes insert.

Urashima Other works Click here for more information. ///Click here to see more Urashima releases available at Tobira. 

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Urashima:

"In 1987, Nakahara Masaya founded the project Violent Onsen Geisha, which quickly became one of the most well-known and influential names in the Japanese noise music scene, distinctive among others for frequently displaying a bizarre, sarcastic, and mischievous sense of humor. The band's name, which translates to "violent hot springs geisha," is a reference to the traditional Japanese practice of hot spring bathing, as well as a nod to Nakahara's confrontational and irrelevant approach to music. that blends elements of noise, industrial, and avant-garde styles. He is known for his use of unconventional instruments and sounds, including feedback loops, field recordings, appropriated or "found" music, in addition to (or even instead of) straight -ahead noise. As well as his work as a musician, Nakahara is also a prolific visual artist and writer. His artwork has been exhibited in galleries and museums around the world, and he has publ ished several books on the subjects of art and music. He is known for his irreverent and humorous approach to art, which often subverts traditional Japanese imagery and cultural norms. Despite his underground status, Nakahara has been a highly influential figure in the Japanese art and music scenes for over three decades. His work has inspired countless musicians and artists both in Japan and around the world.

"Wagamama Na Ofukuro" is a super rare 1993 cassette release by Nakahara's label “My Fiance's Lifework” . of tracks that features a barrage of harsh noise, feedback, and distorted vocals. Despite its abrasive nature, there is a sense of humor and playfulness to the music, with artist incorporating samples of children's songs and nursery rhymes into the mix. Nakahara's use of unconventional instruments and sounds, as well as his willingness to push boundaries and challenge established norms, make this cassette a standout in the noise genre.

Now available fully remastered 30 years after its first release. 
"

artist : Violent Onsen Geisha

label: Urashima

This is a reissue record released in March 2023 from Italian noise label Urashima by Tokyo noise artist Masaya Nakahara aka Violent Onsen Geisha, who also works as Hair Stylistics. (originally released in 3)

Harsh noise that does not fade even after 30 years ~ collage noise 8 songs included.Includes insert.

Urashima Other works Click here for more information. ///Click here to see more Urashima releases available at Tobira. 

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Urashima:

"In 1987, Nakahara Masaya founded the project Violent Onsen Geisha, which quickly became one of the most well-known and influential names in the Japanese noise music scene, distinctive among others for frequently displaying a bizarre, sarcastic, and mischievous sense of humor. The band's name, which translates to "violent hot springs geisha," is a reference to the traditional Japanese practice of hot spring bathing, as well as a nod to Nakahara's confrontational and irrelevant approach to music. that blends elements of noise, industrial, and avant-garde styles. He is known for his use of unconventional instruments and sounds, including feedback loops, field recordings, appropriated or "found" music, in addition to (or even instead of) straight -ahead noise. As well as his work as a musician, Nakahara is also a prolific visual artist and writer. His artwork has been exhibited in galleries and museums around the world, and he has publ ished several books on the subjects of art and music. He is known for his irreverent and humorous approach to art, which often subverts traditional Japanese imagery and cultural norms. Despite his underground status, Nakahara has been a highly influential figure in the Japanese art and music scenes for over three decades. His work has inspired countless musicians and artists both in Japan and around the world.

"Wagamama Na Ofukuro" is a super rare 1993 cassette release by Nakahara's label “My Fiance's Lifework” . of tracks that features a barrage of harsh noise, feedback, and distorted vocals. Despite its abrasive nature, there is a sense of humor and playfulness to the music, with artist incorporating samples of children's songs and nursery rhymes into the mix. Nakahara's use of unconventional instruments and sounds, as well as his willingness to push boundaries and challenge established norms, make this cassette a standout in the noise genre.

Now available fully remastered 30 years after its first release. 
"

artist : Violent Onsen Geisha

label: Urashima