Merzbird

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Merzbird
Merzbow-merzbird.jpg
Studio album by Merzbow
ReleasedOctober 5, 2004 (2004-10-05)
RecordedApril–May 2003
StudioBedroom, Tokyo
GenreNoise
Length53:33
LabelImportant
ProducerMasami Akita
Merzbow chronology
Electro Magnetic Unit
(2004)
Merzbird
(2004)
Mini Cycle / Yoshino Tamago / Yonos Bigfoot
(2004)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3.5/5 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.TitleLength
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.