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Otomo Yoshihide

Otomo Yoshihide

Otomo Yoshihide

Otomo Yoshihide has been played on NTS shows including S K Y A P N E A, with Blackbird 2 first played on 14 June 2013.

Otomo Yoshihide (大友良英, born August 1, 1959 in Yokohama) is a Japanese experimental musician. He is a turntablist and guitarist.

Otomo played in rock bands while at college, but turned to improvisation after discovering free jazz and free improvisation musicians like the guitarist Derek Bailey, the saxophonist Kaoru Abe and guitarist Masayuki Takayanagi (from whom he had lessons).

Otomo studied at the Meiji University from 1979 where he took a course on ethnomusicology in which he concentrated on Japanese pop music…

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Modulation #2
Otomo Yoshihide
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Sequence 2: Turbulences
Luc Ferrari, Otomo Yoshihide
Disc Callithump2008
Sequence 2: Turbulences
Luc Ferrari, Otomo YoshihideDisc Callithump2008
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If 6 Was 0
Otomo Yoshihide
Gentle Giant Records1999
If 6 Was 0
Otomo YoshihideGentle Giant Records1999
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Anode 2
Otomo Yoshihide
Tzadik2001
Anode 2
Otomo YoshihideTzadik2001
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Song For T.Y.
Otomo Yoshihide
P-Vine Records1999
Song For T.Y.
Otomo YoshihideP-Vine Records1999
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Blackbird 2
Otomo Yoshihide
Sound Factory1992
Blackbird 2
Otomo YoshihideSound Factory1992
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