Yamantaka sonic titan announce new album uzu, share one by. Explore releases from yamantaka sonic titan at discogs. Released october 29 on cd or limited edition red vinyl w download card included with their sophomore effort uzu, alaska and ruby continue their exploration of cultural dualities. Get a low price and free shipping on thousands of items. Yamantaka sonic titan is a nohwave prog collective, a blackandwhite and sometimes red theatre company, an operatic psych cult, rock band and the. In a world that is increasingly homogenized, a record like uzu is all the more important for demonstrating how disparate cultural perspectives can merge into something entirely new while retaining their individual sovereign character. Yamantaka sonic titan announce new album, uzu, listen. Stream windflower by yamantaka sonic titan by suicide squeeze records from desktop or your mobile device. Music profile for yamantaka sonic titan, formed 2007. While some bands try to inject their music with a sense of dramatic grandeur without ever succeeding, yamantaka sonic titan are able to leave entire rock operas with costumes and everything unrecorded and still have enough juice left over to create a genrespanning album without missing a beat. Yamantakasonic titan purposely position themselves at the nebulous centre of multiple dialogues about identity politics, culture, genre, discipline and even what it means to be a band. Yamantaka sonic titan biography, albums, streaming.
Dirt, an album by yamantaka sonic titan on spotify. Pre order dirt on limited edition white vinyl here. Features song lyrics for yamantaka sonic titans uzu album. While yamantaka sonic titan has always provided an outlet for the core duos celebration of their asian heritage, the inclusion of auxilia. Theres a lot to like about arty canadian twopiece yamantaka sonic titan, even without hearing a single note.
Its been a while since weve heard from canadian experimental proggers yamantaka sonic titan. Operatic rockers yamantaka sonic titans new uzu is hazier than their forceful 2011 selftitled debut, but the band has broadened its range. Yamantaka sonic titan release genrehopping new song. This is the marquee event weve been waiting for from torontomontreal group yamantaka sonic titan. Yamantaka sonic titan is a canadian experimental music and performance art collective. Shop for vinyl, cds and more from yamantaka sonic titan at the discogs marketplace. Yamantaka sonic titan bring uzu to studio q youtube. Yamantakasonic titan release first single since 20.
Listen to your favorite songs from severed original soundtrack by yamantaka sonic titan now. Yamantaka sonic titan albums, songs, and news pitchfork. Always a silent girl, she had never learned to speak but daddy, where on earth, safer in the deepest sea time has sapped her strength love h. Yamantaka sonic titan s third studio album, dirt, is out march 23. Experimental art collective yamantaka sonic titan combine musical and cultural concepts from their complex asian, first nation, and canadian. Suicide squeeze records first pressing of 500 on grey marble vinyl.
Their second album, uzu, was released on october 29, 20, and was a shortlisted. Yamantaka sonic titan call themselves an asian, indigenous and diasporic art collective, one that foregrounds mythbuilding and themes of identity in their work. Uzu, the followup to the bands brilliant debut, 2011s ytst, finds the canadian duo. Yamantaka sonic titan were never ones to fit neatly into one categoryor even one artistic discipline. Dirt is the bands first album since 20s uzu, their second straight to be shortlisted for the polaris prize as one of the best canadian albums of the year. Yamantaka sonic titan have been teasing their upcoming lp dirt with tracks like someplace and hungry ghost, and now the experimental torontobased noh wave band have unveiled visuals for. Includes unlimited streaming via the free bandcamp app, plus highquality download in mp3, flac and more.
If you cant find a single event to entertain you in the summer months, youre just not trying hard enough. Licensed to youtube by merlin sc distribution, the orchard music on behalf of suicide squeeze records. It is safe to say there is no other band like yamantakasonic titan on the planet. After establishing the complex foundations of the band on their 2011 debut, ys st, the. Dirt, severed original soundtrack, uzu, ytst, singles. Yamantakasonic titan took the stage in front of a packed crowd, immediately making an impression with their distinctive black and white face paint.
Theyre a nohwave prog collective, a blackandwhite and sometimes red theatre company, an operatic psych cult, and the speculative prophets of humanitys impending doom. Yamantaka sonic titan are at their best when fusing seemingly disparate elements together like they do on one, where they expose the connections that. One lyrics verse 1 ever wonder what its like to live in america. Uzu is the second studio album by canadian experimental band yamantaka sonic titan. Experimental quebec music and performance art outfit, yamantaka sonic titan followup their 2011 debut, ytst, with their sophomore offering, uzu.
Lamia lyrics chorus if you have a heart if you have a heart keep it in your body keep it in the dark if you have a heart if you have a heart. Theres a whole world contained within yamantaka sonic titan. Yamantaka sonic titan, the experimental canadian group and performative art collective, has been preparing the release of their third album, dirt, due out march 23rd via paper bag records. Yamantaka sonic titan is formed around the duo of drummer alaska b and singer ruby kato attwood, and the music they create is a compelling blend of psychrock, metal and thundering atmosphere. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. This album was released in the us on suicide squeeze records and in canada on paper bag records per suicide squeeze records website. Severed original soundtrack by yamantaka sonic titan. Yamantaka sonic titan is a canadian experimental collective that incorporates noise, pop, metal, industrial, rock, among others into their music. Windflower by yamantaka sonic titan by suicide squeeze. Featuring their signature blend of elements of progressive rock, cpop, heavy metal, jpop and industrial music, as well as buddhist philosophy, anime and manga, chinese opera and kabuki and. Yamantaka sonic titan take a bit of the sound and a whole lot of the fury from each genre, creating something that might not be embraced by metal or opera purists, but should be by everyone else. Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Yamantaka sonic titan are a psychedelic nohwave opera group fusing noise, metal, pop and folk music. Functioning chiefly as a nohwave prog collective, ytst also operates as a blackand.127 388 1222 364 464 654 1390 1204 19 1156 515 1068 1503 735 445 1135 341 955 517 1404 1460 1427 571 631 170 1390 531 192 913 446 926 405 366 1267 341 1244 878 950 1068 145 904 1497 545