Eucalypse

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Eucalypse
Studio album by Merzbow
Released July 21, 2008 (2008-07-21)
Recorded December 2006 – January 2007 at Bedroom, Tokyo
Genre Noise
Length 59:31
Label Soleilmoon
Producer Masami Akita
Merzbow chronology
Dolphin Sonar
(2008)
Eucalypse
(2008)
Anicca
(2008)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Musique Machine 3/5 stars[1]

Eucalypse is an album by the noise artist Merzbow. The title is a combination of apocalypse and eucalyptus.

Masami Akita was made aware of the problems caused by Eucalyptus globulus trees in India by the label owner. Akita considers ecology and animal rights to be closely related.[2][3]

The CD comes in a hand-crafted round wooden box with swiveling lid. It includes four round cards, and is a limited edition of 1,000 copies.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Masami Akita.

No. Title Length
1. "Part I"   11:42
2. "Part II"   16:02
3. "Part III"   10:12
4. "Part VI"   12:15
5. "Part V"   9:20

Personnel[edit]

  • Masami Akita – EMS Synthi A, Roland Organ/Strings 09, handmade instruments, computer, effects

References[edit]

  1. ^ Batty, Roger. "Merzbow - Eucalypse". Musique Machine. Retrieved May 12, 2013. 
  2. ^ Batty, Roger (December 20, 2009). "The Birds of Noise". Musique Machine. Retrieved May 12, 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Press Release Detail". Soleilmoon Recordings. Retrieved May 12, 2013.