Age of 369/Chant 2

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Age of 369/Chant 2
Compilation album by Merzbow
Released 7 May 1996 (1996-05-07)
Recorded 1984 at Suzuka Height Studios
Genre Noise
Length 119:02
Label Extreme
Producer Masami Akita
Merzbow chronology
Magnesia Nova
(1995)
Age of 369/Chant 2
(1996)
Music for Bondage Performance 2
(1996)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Age of 369/Chant 2 is a compilation album by the Japanese noise musician Merzbow. It compiles two cassettes released by ZSF Produkt in 1984: Age of 369 and Chant 2, plus a bonus track from the 6x10=60 Vol. 1 compilation (Korm Plastics, 1985).[2][3]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Masami Akita. 

Age of 369
No. Title Length
1. "Age of 369 (Part 1)"   18:16
2. "Age of 369 (Part 2)"   12:44
3. "Age of 369 (Part 3)"   24:30
4. "Age of 369 (Part 4)"   5:55
Chant 2
No. Title Length
1. "Chant 2 (Part 1)"   23:44
2. "Chant 2 (Part 2)"   24:06
3. "Itomakiei" (bonus track) 9:47

Personnel[edit]

  • Masami Akita – metals, ring modulator, contact mic, electronics, distorted radios, TV, handmanipulated tape loops, editing
  • Abtechtonics – artwork

References[edit]

  1. ^ Age of 369/Chant 2 at AllMusic
  2. ^ "Merzbow - Age Of 369 / Chant 2 (CD)". Discogs. Retrieved March 30, 2012. 
  3. ^ "XLTD-002 - Merzbow - Age of 369/Chant 2". Extreme Records. Retrieved March 30, 2012.