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Tabata / Yamaji / Yoshida: Missing Heads (Magaibutsu Limited)

A live performance in Koenji, Tokyo at the club Jirokichi in 2022 from the prog-oriented instrumental improvising power rock trio of Mitsuru Tabata on guitar, Kazuhide Yamaji on guitar and Tatsuya Yoshida on drums, Tabata & Yoshida providing vocal emphasis through the nine brisk and highly interactive tracks of great energy, psychedelic overtone and impressive technical skill.
 

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Mitsuru Tabata-guitar, vocals

Kazuhide Yamaji-guitar

Tatsuya Yoshida-drums vocals


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Label: Magaibutsu Limited
Catalog ID: MGC-67
Squidco Product Code: 33515

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2023
Country: Japan
Packaging: Fold out color poster in plastic sleeve
Recorded live at Koenji Jirokichi, on April 7th, 2022, by Tatsuya Yoshida.

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A live performance in Koenji, Tokyo at the club Jirokichi in 2022 from the prog-oriented instrumental improvising power rock trio of Mitsuru Tabata on guitar, Kazuhide Yamaji on guitar and Tatsuya Yoshida on drums, Tabata & Yoshida providing vocal emphasis through the nine brisk and highly interactive tracks of great energy, psychedelic overtone and impressive technical skill.


Artist Biographies

Mitsuru Tabata (田畑満 (Tabata Mitsuru), also Mitsuko Tabata is a Japanese underground rock guitarist, bassist, vocalist and composer. He Began his music career in the early 80s with Noizunzurie. He is a founding member of The Boredoms in 1986. He is in groups 20 Guilders, Acid Mothers Temple & Space Paranoid, Acid Mothers Temple & The Cosmic Inferno, Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso UFO, Alien's Social Dance Party, Amazon Saliva, Boredoms, Green Flames, Gugan, Kawabatabata, L & Friends, Leningrad Blues Machine, Mammal Machine, Monster DVD, Noizunzuri, Plugged Ear, Sanagi, Zeni Geva.

-Discogs (https://www.discogs.com/artist/299499-Mitsuru-Tabata)
6/12/2024

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"Kazuhide Yamaji (real name: Kazuhide Yamaji, ヤマジカズヒデ, born March 25, 1966 ) is a Japanese musician, guitarist, and singer.

Overview

Started activities as DIP THE FLAG in 1987. Formed dip in 1991 and has been active as a guitarist and vocalist. Also released three solo albums in the early 1990s. A work that uses a lot of acoustic guitar in contrast to the psychedelic electric guitar guitar sound, while having an edge with dip.

He formed the band I 'M FLASH! BAND with Yusuke Chiba, Tatsuya Nakamura, and KenKen and was in charge of the song for the movie "I'M FLASH!" released on September 1, 2012.

Participated in YAPOOS as a guitarist from 2019."

-Wikipedia (Translated by Google) (https://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E3%83%A4%E3%83%9E%E3%82%B8%E3%82%AB%E3%82%BA%E3%83%92%E3%83%87)
6/12/2024

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"Tatsuya Yoshida, born in Kitakami, Iwate is a Japanese musician; drummer and composer who is the only consistent member of the renowned progressive rock duo Ruins, as well as Koenji Hyakkei. He is also a member of the progressive rock trios Korekyojinn and Daimonji. Outside his own groups, Yoshida is renowned for his tenure as drummer in the indie progressive group YBO2, a band also featuring guitarist KK Null, whom he also joins in the current line up of Zeni Geva and he has played drums in a late edition of Samla Mammas Manna. He has been cited as "[the] indisputable master drummer of the Japanese underground". Along with his participation in bands, he has also released several solo recordings."

-Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tatsuya_Yoshida)
6/12/2024

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Track Listing:



1. Theseus Ships 6:09

2. Flying Heads 7:35

3. Inverted Qualia 6:28

4. Electrical Watermelon 8:57

5. Island of Innocent 8:16

6. Coconut Groove 6:22

7. Missing Brain 14:25

8. Sleeping Apples 11:47

9. Suicide Sun 4:45

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