Rainbow Electronics 2

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Rainbow Electronics 2
Studio album by Merzbow
Released June 17, 1996 (1996-06-17)
Recorded 1987–1990 at various locations
Genre Noise
Length 74:39
Label Dexter's Cigar
Producer Masami Akita
Merzbow chronology
Project Frequency
(1996)
Rainbow Electronics 2
(1996)
Live July 5th, 1995
(1996)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Chronicles of Chaos 8/10 stars[2]

Rainbow Electronics 2 is an album by the Japanese noise musician Merzbow.[3] It is an alternate mix of the 1991 album Rainbow Electronics.

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Masami Akita.

No. Title Length
1. Untitled   21:42
2. Untitled   9:28
3. Untitled   11:30
4. Untitled   5:19
5. Untitled   9:54
6. Untitled   8:20
7. Untitled   6:20
8. Untitled   2:26

Personnel[edit]

  • Masami Akita – bowed instrumentals, electronic shavers, various metals, transformed audio mixer, tapes, artwork
  • Reiko Azuma – bowed instrumental on live materials
  • Abtechtonics – visual concepts

Notes[edit]

  • Mixed at ZSF Produkt Studio, August 1990
  • Original sources recorded at various locations during 1987–1990 included live recording in Tokyo, Hertogenbosch, & Numegen
  • This recording was different mix version of Rainbow Electronics CD released in 1991 (Alchemy ARCD-017)
  • Re-numbered at ZSF Produkt Studio, January 1996
  • Artwork by Masami Akita 1983

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.allmusic.com/album/r247562
  2. ^ Andrew Lewandowski (November 18, 1996). "CoC : Merzbow - Rainbow Electronics 2 : Review". Chronicles of Chaos. Retrieved June 1, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Merzbow - Rainbow Electronics 2 (CD, Album)". Discogs. Retrieved June 1, 2012.