Tauromachine

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Tauromachine
Studio album by Merzbow
Released July 21, 1998 (1998-07-21)
Recorded May–September 1997 at ZSF Produkt Studio, Tokyo
Genre Noise
Length 51:43
Label Release
Producer Masami Akita
Merzbow chronology
1930
(1998)
Tauromachine
(1998)
Maschinenstil
(1998)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Chronicles of Chaos 6/10 stars[2]

Tauromachine is an album by the Japanese noise musician Merzbow.[3] The titles were inspired by the names of works by Salvador Dalí.

Track Listing[edit]

All music composed by Masami Akita.

No. Title Length
1. "Cannibalism of Machine"   6:08
2. "Emission"   4:05
3. "Soft Water Rhinoceros"   8:56
4. "Minotaurus"   7:23
5. "Head of Clouds"   12:11
6. "Untitled Nude Pulse"   5:51
7. "Wounded Cycad Dub"   7:09

Notes[edit]

Track 2: Original mix appeared on 3" CD of Frieze Magazine, UK (Blast First).
Special thanks to: Bill & Relapse, Russell Haswell.

Personnel[edit]

  • Masami Akita – performer
  • Abtechtonics – artwork concept

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tauromachine at AllMusic. Retrieved March 25, 2013.
  2. ^ Gabriel Sanchez (January 16, 1999). "CoC : Merzbow - Tauromachine : Review". Chronicles of Chaos. Retrieved March 25, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Merzbow - Tauromachine (CD, Album)". Discogs. Retrieved March 25, 2013.