Side A: under the bridge
Side B:BAIYON and
-The limited 500 copy picture 7" includes 3 single
cuts from the album, and an exclusive session recording
with Masaya Nakahara(ex. Violent Onsen Geisha) & Doseone
from Anticon (not available on the CD album).
-The artwork provided by a collaboration of a manga artist,
Nihei Tsutomu (acclaimed by a foremost figure of Bande
Dessinee, Enki Bilal.), Matic-log (an art designer), and
Wet Side (a graphic unit of Baiyon
-The mastering worked by Stephan Mathieu (Orthlorng Musork/Ritornell).
-The vinyl cutting by Dubplates & Mastering from Berlin.
- hans fjellestad（Director
"baiyon lovingly tortures childhood memories with
red-hot iron tweezers; dishing up nasty lunchtime nutrition
that energizes body and soul with super fuzzy pop sound;
you can live on it."
- stephan mathieu (Orthlorng Musork/headz)
"Like a school on lunch time" bursts off your
speakers like a blast of joy -
Crunchy tunes in the key of 1 and 0, Radio ga-ga, frickin'
punk rock! Just enough to make your day.
- Carl Stone
"Baiyon has found his own unique sound world to
inhabit, and I enjoy visiting there. Check out "atin"
and "multistory parking" for extra fun and
frolic, and enjoy the grit, grime, crackle and crunch."
- Christopher Willits (12k/Ghostly
"Delicious, crunchy snacks of salty/sweet melody."
-Participating artist profile
Starting his career around the year 1998. Working under
4 different names; Baiyon, Conceal, .nes, DJ me/two,
also leading a graphic unit called Wet Side. In the
name of Baiyon, he focuses on monastic experimental
sounds that remind us of our childhood. He was only
the artist from Japan featured on a documentary movie
"moog", alongside Stereolab, Tortoise, the
provided track was played in part of the opening and
ending. As Wet Side, he was involved with CANADA vs
JAPAN LIVE PAINTING EXPO, taken place at Canadian house,
EXPO 2005, then followed by Spring Reverb Festival at
San Diego, a US & Mexico tour, plus an Irish party
DEAF (at Dublin, the artists including Goldie, Akufen,
Galaxy to Galaxy). He has kept the heat on here and
He's also set up a his own label called Brain Escape
Sandwich Rec.(b.e.s.r.), connected music with graphic/image/product
design to show his independent way of looking at the
-Nihei Tsutomu (A manga
artist, "BLAME!" "BIOMEGA" etc.)
With an overwhelming scale of his touch of mega structure,
and forth dimension-brain speed-cut up-designs of time
& space, his hard-core SF comics have been smashing
through the pop culture of manga, highly acclaimed across
the sea, various genres, already sold well more than
100 thousand issues. He has been appreciated by a well
known French "Band De Cine" artists, Enki
Bilal (for God*Diva/Tykho Moon), a movie director, Guillermo
Del Toro ("BLADE", "HELLBOY") is
also one of his fans. Nihei Tsutomu's sublime world
is no doubt unprecedented. Please check his recent series
"ABARA", on a Japanese magazine called "Ultra
-Matic-log (Scratch Builder)
Plastic art (figure, SF blop etc), graphic design (manga,
CD jacket artwork), drawing performance (of live paintings),
editorial products (on culture magazines & mangas),
or any coordinates & produces mixed up with all
those art forms. Genre, skill, budget, community...
all possible materials are used to express something
has a shape, but with no longer looking for "real
being", he's scratch-building in response to their
-Masaya Nakahara (Hair Stylistics)
A Mishima Prize winner no to mention here in Japan,
who won the 14th Mishima Yukio Prize with "Arayuru
Basho Ni Hanataba Ga" (In English translation "flower
bouquet everywhere"). Working on Daisy World, the
label launched by Haruomi Hosono. The genius creates
music under the name Violent Onsen Geisha/Hair Stylistics,
also is known as a film critic.
anticon is the artistic underground Hip Hop crews from
the most strange other world, proving their capacity
just not falling into Hip Hop scene. Doseone is one
of the core parts, MC/ vocalist working as Themselves,
Subtle etc.. His poetic world of the extremely original
flow strikes you with the intelligence and beauty that
"common" Hip Hop music has never obtained.
-Stephan Mathieu (Orthlorng Musork/headz)
Stephan Mathieu is a regular favorite of electro-acoustic
music, who uses the name Full Swing for releases on
Orthlorng Musork (the label run by Kit Clayton). One
of his best results is the album called "frequencyLib"
on Ritornell (the label supported by Mille Plateaux),
it was selected for the best 10 Electronic Music albums
in the 2001 by a UK music magazine, The WIRE.) Nobody
doubts this man is one of the best DSP wizards along
with Fennesz. He has released 15 albums on various labels
around the world, furthermore, made his marks in graphic
design, digital art at his hometown, Saarbrucken. Also
a lecturer for an university of arts.