MC


REDEEM DOWNLOAD CODE

If you received a download code in a vinyl you purchased, you can redeem it for your download here.


LOGIN

Login with your existing account.

Forgot Password

CREATE ACCOUNT

Create an account to purchase items.

cover
LP $23.50

02/08/2019 781484072218 

DC 722 


CD $13.75

02/08/2019 781484072225 

DC 722 CD 


We come from nowhere and fade back there again, leaving the foggy dreams and obscure anxieties of this life behind when we go. Life is enigma, and with great respect for the vagaries of this truth, MASAKI BATHOH's Nowhere reaches out of the darkness, with strings of steel and voices echoing out of time. In the summer of 2018, Masaki Batoh held sessions at GOK Sound in Tokyo, with the goal of making his fourth solo album. With a pure folk singer approach, he started the recordings as a basic live performance of guitar with vocal, using only two mics. If more elements were needed, they would be added—but most important to him was to capture the performance as immediately as possible. GOK Sound is an all-analog recording facility, and once Batoh had added a few elements such as bass, percussion, harmony vocals, electric guitar, harp and a bit of mellotron (all played by himself in response to his basic performances) and added the necessary reverb, the world of Nowhere was rendered as deep and sparkling as he had hoped, consecrating the spiritual intentions of his songs.

Related Items

cover

Batoh, Masaki

Brain Pulse Music
Drag City

Batoh, Masaki

Collected Works 1995-1996
Drag City
cover

Wand

Laughing Matter
Drag City
cover

Test Pattern

This Is My Street / Art + Student = Poor / Everybody's Moving Around
Drag City
cover

Segall, Ty & The Freedom Band

Deforming Lobes
Drag City
cover

Mackay, Bill

Fountain Fire
Drag City
cover

Stumpwater

Motel In Saginaw
Drag City
cover

Hamburger, Neil

Still Dwelling
Drag City
cover

Tim Presley's White Fence

I Have To Feed Larry's Hawk
Drag City
cover

Pearls Before Swine

Balaklava
Drag City
cover

Ishibashi, Eiko

The Dream My Bones Dream
Drag City
cover

Silver Jews

American Water
Drag City