Camouflage (Merzbow album)

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Camouflage
Camouflage Merzbow.jpg
Studio album by Merzbow
Released January 14, 2009 (2009-01-14)
Recorded September–October 2007
Studio Bedroom, Tokyo
Genre Noise
Length 66:41 (standard)
138:04 (boxset)
Label Essence
Producer Masami Akita
Merzbow chronology
Hodosan
(2008)
Camouflage
(2009)
Somei...
(2009)
Box Set

Camouflage is a studio album by Japanese noise musician Merzbow. It was released on January 14, 2009 by the Brazilian label Essence Music in standard and deluxe editions, and is his second album for the label.

Packaging[edit]

The standard edition comes in a gatefold sleeve. The handmade boxset edition includes the standard edition of the album, a hand-painted CD-R with a DTS 5.1 version of the album mixed by Anders Peterson, six cards with collage artwork, leaves, and a fabric band. The box comes in two main colors, green or yellow.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Masami Akita.

No. Title Length
1. "Coral Reef Color with Red, Pink, Purple and Green"   17:48
2. "Transparent Man Is Color with Blue and Pink"   28:36
3. "Cicad Played Under the Arch"   20:17
Total length:
66:41
DTS 5.1 version
No. Title Length
1. "Coral Reef Color with Red, Pink, Purple and Green"   17:48
2. "Transparent Man Is Color with Blue and Pink"   28:36
3. "Cicad Played Under the Arch"   20:17
4. "Camouflambience" (bonus 5.1 remix by Anders Peterson) 4:42
Total length:
71:23

Personnel[edit]

  • Masami Akita – performer, artwork
  • Anders Peterson – mastering, DTS 5.1 mix
  • Uirajara Resende and Iremir Oscar – box set concept and execution

Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format Catalog Quantity Notes
Brazil 2009 Essence CD ESS012 800 gatefold sleeve
ESS012-B 149 handmade box

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Camouflage (Boxset Edition) by Merzbow". Essence Music. Retrieved June 3, 2013. 

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