Oersted (album)

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Studio album by Merzbow
Released October 8, 1996 (1996-10-08)
Recorded 1993, 1995–1996 at ZSF Produkt Studio, Tokyo
Genre Noise
Length 63:32
Label Vinyl Communications
Producer Masami Akita
Merzbow chronology
Electric Salad

Oersted is an album by the Japanese noise musician Merzbow.[1] The original pressing came in a bright pink and green Digipak, later repressings were black and white.

The second track was used on Russell Haswell's track "Micromedley" on the Merzbow remix album Scumtron.

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Masami Akita.

No. Title Length
1. Untitled   19:23
2. Untitled   17:27
3. Untitled   7:53
4. Untitled   18:49


  • Masami Akita – various tapes, EMS Synthi A, metallic electronica, various filters, processed audio mixer
  • Abtechtonics – artwork


  • Basic materials recorded at ZSF Produkt during late 1995–96
  • Some part of raw materials recorded on 1993 remixed by live tape manipulation with MK2 filter in ZSF Produkt, June 1996


  1. ^ "Merzbow - Oersted (CD, Album)". Discogs. Retrieved June 2, 2012.