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Revolutionary Pekinese Opera Version 1.28

Ground-Zero - Revolutionary Pekinese Opera Version 1.28
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This is one of the most captivating and fascinating albums ever.

This album is labeled as Sound Collage, Turntable Music, Musique concrete, Plunderphonics, Noise, Avant-Garde Jazz, Peking Opera, Avant-Prog, Brutal Prog, and before I continue, RYM users, how horny are you right now?

First and foremost, some background information. Ground Zero was a Japanese noise/improvisation band, active during the 1990s. They were the first free improvising musicians to use turntables as instruments. This ... read more
The most fucking intense and chaotic experiences I've had with an album in a while,this relisten tought me 2 things. Music can be as extreme as possible while poking fun and being satirical of the outside world and that Sachiko is sexy
Genuinely pushes music as a quantifiable concept to such a boundary and intensity that I don't think I've ever heard before. There's sound collage and plunderphonics, albums like Replica and Since I Left You and Endtroducing that meld together samples and form together a weaved tapestry of idiosyncrasies and chaos that beholds something beautiful and wondrous. But then there's this hulking behemoth, in which it amalgamates into something far more unholy, something far more monstrous and evil, ... read more
red mao book by sony is a perfect piece. this felt longer than consume red... perhaps the lack of cohesion. a wild time nonetheless.
para Nosi, mi hermano
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Track List

  1. Flying Across the J.P.Yen
  2. Consume Mao
  3. Rush Capture of the Revolutionary Opera - 1
  4. Red Mao Book by Sony
  5. Crossing Frankfurt Four Times
  6. The Glory of Hong Kong - Kabukicho Conference
  7. Paraiso - 1
  8. Announcing Good News From the West
  9. Revolutionary Enka 2001
  10. Grand Pink Junction Ballad
  11. Crossing Snow Mountains With Yamaha Bike
  12. Rush Capture of the Revolutionary Opera - 2
  13. Yellow Army, Beloved of the Various Nationalities
  14. Triumphant Junction (Grand Finale)
  15. International - Epilogue
  16. Paraiso - 2
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Added on: September 12, 2016