Ko To No O To

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Ko To No O To
Merzbow - Ko To No O To.jpg
EP by Merzbow
Released December 21, 2012 (2012-12-21)
Recorded December 2011 at Munemihouse
Genre Noise
Length 8:28
Label Retort
Producer Masami Akita
Merzbow chronology
Ko To No O To

Ko To No O To is a 7" release by the Japanese noise musician Merzbow.[1] It is the first in a series of 7"s by seven different artists on the label.[2]

The release was announced in January 2012 when Merzbow posted a sample of the first track on his SoundCloud page.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Masami Akita.

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "Ko To No O To Part 1" 4:22
Side two
No. Title Length
1. "Ko To No O To Part 2" 4:05


  • Masami Akita – 13 string koto, computer, noise, percussion
  • Lewis Smart – artwork
  • Twerk at AudibleOddities – mastering

Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format Quantity Catalog
Australia December 21, 2012 Retort Records 7" 150 RET004a

Pressed on marbled vinyl, the first few copies are red and clear marbled.


  1. ^ "Merzbow - Ko To No O To (Vinyl)". Discogs. 
  2. ^ "RET004a". Retort Records. Retrieved March 4, 2014. 
  3. ^ Merzbow (22 January 2012). "Ko To No O To pt.1(excerpt) by merzbow". SoundCloud. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 

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