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Merzbow - Kibako Album

Performer: Merzbow
Genre: Electronic
Title: Kibako
Country: Italy
Released: 10 Dec 2012
Style: Noise
Label: Rustblade
Catalog Number: RBL036BOX2
FLAC version ZIP size: 1513 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1543 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1282 mb
Rating: 4.6
Votes: 121


3Nigatsu Nijuugonichi10:11
5Askayama Shita Moeru20:38
6Kikoezu Mori 15:56
7Operation Musashi8:43


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
RBL036BOXMerzbow Kibako ‎(2xCD, Album + Box, Ltd)RustbladeRBL036BOXItaly2012


  • Artwork, Graphics, Illustration [Drawings]Alessia Catanuto
  • Music By [All]Masami Akita


Recorded and mixed at Munemihouse January-August 2012

This edition limited to 199 copies.

Released in a deluxe wooden box, includes a postcard, sticker, yellow bag, original handmade origami, wooden handled pen-knife, and a wooden amulet. Discs 1 and 2 are packaged in separate card stock sleeves, Disc 3 is in a clear plastic envelope.

Barcode and distributor are visible only on the white cardboard packaging box.
The track title for Disc 3 does not appear on the release.
The catalog number for this box set appears on the release as 'RBL036BOX'.
The added '2' is from the label site, as is the track title for disc 3.


  • Barcode (Text): 4 250137 245331
  • Barcode (Scanned): 4250137245331
  • Mastering SID Code (Discs 1-3): IFPI LV26
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI 0125
  • Mould SID Code (Discs 2 & 3): IFPI 0127
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): 00095 53158 329 01 ✳ 53158390
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): 00095 53158 149 01 ✳ 53158294
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 3): 00095 53157 893 01 ✳ 53157896
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Discs 1-3): A WWW.EURODUPLICATION.DE


  • Distributed By – Broken Silence – 04533
  • Copyright (c) – Rustblade
  • Recorded At – Munemi House
  • Mixed At – Munemi House
  • Manufactured By – www.euroduplication.de
  • Pressed By – EDC, Germany – 53158390
  • Pressed By – EDC, Germany – 53158294
  • Pressed By – EDC, Germany – 53157896


In a discography that spans literally hundreds of releases, Kibako is a good place for newcomers to Merzbow to begin, and will either befuddle the diehards or give them even more reason to embrace the unholy noise. Kibako is a studio album by the Japanese noise musician Merzbow. It was released on December 12, 2012 by the Italian label Rustblade, and is his second release on the label. Rustblade describes the album as consisting of tribal wooden instruments, violent analogue synths and ambient soundscapes. A short trailer was posted to YouTube The track Operation Musashi was previously released on the compilation album No Red Seas and an excerpt posted on Merzbow's SoundCloud page. Operation Musashi, 08:42. Kibako is an album by the Japanese noise musician Merzbow, his second release on Rustblade. Merzbow メルツバウ is an experimental music project created in Tokyo in 1979 under the direction of musician Masami Akita 秋田昌美. Since 1979, Akita has formed two record labels and has contributed releases to numerous independent record labels. Ozzy Osbourne - 'Ordinary Man' Music Video Released. Vio-lence - Sign New Deal With Metal Blade Records. Advertise on MS. 09:13 - Maco That new Gaylord album sounds like a Hate Forest rip off. There is no need to argue: Merzbow stands as the most important artist in noise music. The favorite moniker of Japan's Masami Akita appears on hundreds of albums. The name comes from German artist Kurt Schwitters' famous work Merzbau, which he also c. Phil Newall. October 7, 2012. Merzbow has announced yet another release this time Masami Akita aka Merzbow assaults our senses with a double CD limited concept box set. Entitled Kibako the two CDs range from extended and powerful harsh noise pieces to ambient and tribal offerings, and demonstrates once again how Merzbow is able to surprise his audience ââ for this project he utilised tribal wooden instruments, violent analogue synths and ambient soundscapes