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Ruins (Japan)

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Ruins (Japan)

Ruins (Japan) has been played on NTS in shows including Fractal Meat On A Spongy Bone, featured first on 6 February 2015. Songs played include Thebes, Dadaism and Prog Rock Medley.

Ruins (Japanese) is a bass-&-drum duo that formed in Tokyo, Japan, in 1985. They are usually pigeonholed into the category of prog rock. The only constant member of Ruins is the drummer/vocalist Tatsuya Yoshida (吉田達也, Yoshida Tatsuya), who has cycled through four different bassists since the band’s inception.

They are known for their rapidly shifting and complex rhythms and for often sounding like five artists instead of two. Both members sing/shout/twist vocal chords in an…

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Thebes
Ruins
Tzadik1998
Thebes
RuinsTzadik1998
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Dadaism
Ruins
Shimmy Disc1990
Dadaism
RuinsShimmy Disc1990
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Prog Rock Medley
Ruins
Skin Graft Records1997
Prog Rock Medley
RuinsSkin Graft Records1997
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Graviyaunosch
Ruins
Nipp Guitar1993
Graviyaunosch
RuinsNipp Guitar1993
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