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Above The Desert

by Chihei Hatakeyama

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Wind In Mind 06:17
Energy 05:47


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DRONARIVM release, 21th December 2016

"Our intention is to affirm this life, not to bring order out of chaos, nor to suggest improvements in creation, but simply to wake up to the very life we’re living, which is so excellent once one gets one’s mind and desires out of its way and lets it act of its own accord".

- John Cage

I recorded this album in the basement studio.
I recorded the sound output from the guitar amp and the speaker.
The sound seemed to be blowing.
In this album I worked underground in the bottom, so I imagined by creating an image of the sky.
So this album is the theme of desert and sky.

- Chihei Hatakeyama

Chihei Hatakeyama's pure white zen drone is one of those good ways to wake up, probably.


released December 21, 2016

all music written, mixed and mastered by Chihei Hatakeyama
cover photo by John Fowler


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White Paddy Mountain 東京都, Japan

white paddy mountain is a small record label based in Japan.
Chihei Hatakeyama is A Sound Artist And Musician Living On The Outskirts Of Tokyo.

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