New Japan
Motor Humming :  Musical Aluminum
Cat. # 7225
Released Nov 1999
cd time - 50:41
US Price $16.00
An absolutely raging new instrumental trio from the Kansai area of Japan, home to the Boredoms, Omoide Hatoba, Haco and more. Combining hardcore punk, improvisation, metal, funk and fusion in a seamless and dynamic new music, Motor Humming is at the forefront of instrumental experimental rock and one of the most original bands in Japan. Musical Aluminum (a light metal) is their first CD, and it features an incredible range of pieces in a program you will find exciting, challenging and fun. Along with Melt Banana, Motor Humming is pointing the way to a whole new Japanese rock scene, inspired by the Ruins, the Boredoms, Massacre, Naked City and Japanese Psychedelia.
Yamanaka Atsushi: Bass, Sampler
Morimura Hiroshi: Drums, Casiotone
Hioki Shimpei: Guitar, Casiotone