Merzbird

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Merzbird
Studio album by Merzbow
Released October 5, 2004 (2004-10-05)
Recorded April–May 2003 at Bedroom, Tokyo
Genre Noise
Length 53:33
Label Important
Producer Masami Akita
Merzbow chronology
Electro Magnetic Unit
(2004)
Merzbird
(2004)
Mini Cycle / Yoshino Tamago / Yonos Bigfoot
(2004)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]

Merzbird is an album by the Japanese noise musician Merzbow.[2] It continues the beat-oriented work of Merzbeat.[3] The outer sleeve depicts a white heron dancer of the Shirasagi no mai (白鷺の舞?, White heron dance), the inner sleeve has a black metal-style photo of Masami Akita.

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Masami Akita.

No. Title Length
1. "Black Swan"   9:55
2. "Mandarin Duck"   5:26
3. "Emu"   19:17
4. "Victoria Crowned Pigeon"   7:11
5. "White Peafowl"   5:46
6. "Brown Pelican"   5:58

Personnel[edit]

  • Masami Akita – performer
  • Jenny Akita – artwork

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anderson, Steve. Merzbird at AllMusic. Retrieved May 12, 2013.
  2. ^ "Merzbow - Merzbird (CD, Album)". Discogs. Retrieved May 12, 2013. 
  3. ^ "imprec040 Merzbow, Merzbird". Important Records. Retrieved May 12, 2013.