Tempi / Matatabi

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Tempi / Matatabi
Tempi Matatabi.jpeg
EP by Merzbow
Released June 19, 2009 (2009-06-19)
Recorded January 2009 at Munemi House
Genre Noise
Length 25:58
Label Dot Dot Dot
Producer Masami Akita
Merzbow chronology
Don't Steal My Coat
Tempi / Matatabi

Tempi / Matatabi is a double EP by the Japanese noise musician Merzbow.[1][2] The artwork is a parody of the catalogue for a Salvador Dalí exhibition held in Tokyo in 1964[3] and features drawings made by Masami Akita in 1974.

Track listing[edit]


All music composed by Masami Akita.

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "Tempi Part One"   6:31
Side two
No. Title Length
1. "Tempi Part Two"   7:06
Side three
No. Title Length
1. "Matatabi Part One"   5:59
Side four
No. Title Length
1. "Matatabi Part Two"   6:22


Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format Quantity Catalog Sold Out
Ireland June 19, 2009 Dot Dot Dot Music 2×7" 300 dotdotdot007v No

Pressed on translucent yellow, orange, and green vinyl.


  1. ^ "Merzbow - Tempi / Matatabi (Vinyl)". Discogs. Retrieved April 24, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Dot Dot Dot Releases". Dot Dot Dot Music. Retrieved April 24, 2014. 
  3. ^ Batty, Roger (December 20, 2009). "The Birds of Noise". Musique Machine. Retrieved April 24, 2014. 

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