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    Merzbow

    Merzbow (メルツバウ) is an extreme experimental music project created in Tokyo in 1979 under the direction of musician Masami Akita (秋田昌美) and is recognized as being one of the earliest projects in what has become known as "Japanese noise". Highly prolific, Merzbow has released hundreds of recordings since 1979.The name is derived from Kurt Schwitters's "Merzbau", and is meant to be pronounced the same ...more


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