[bend] festival and The Windsor Present
Merzbow, Balázs Pándi
187 Garry St.
Winnipeg, MB, R3C 1G7
Doors 9:00 PM
This event is 18 and over
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 way.
Hungarian drummer. Last 5 years working with Merzbow both live and in studio, and drummer for the latest incarnation of Porn. Other musicians he worked with include: Bill Laswell, Justin Broadrick, Bong-Ra, the Hard Way, Wadada Leo Smith, Jamie Saft, Joe Morris, Venetian Snares, Otto von Schirach.