Asuna is a Japanese artist living on The Hokuriku Region who produces some of the most beautifully emotive drone music and electronics music since his debut from Lucky Kitchen 2003. With releases on Spekk, and/OAR, Apestaartje, Music Related label,Home Normal, Students Of Decay and Headz and now this ’Valya Letters’ arrives via White Paddy Mountain. Asuna was inspired by a scene of old Russian movie in which girl is always sending missing letters on making ’Valya Letters’.
this album is made up of five parts and floating Asuna’s electronics are pulling the listener into a kind of dream time.
flowing and ebbing sounds are warm and engaging.
In 1999, ASUNA began producing the installation work and live performance that makes the side of another new meaning and value come to the surface in a specific context is produced. ‘Each Organ’ is his main works. Organ as the device to work through mechanical force or movement (organizations) = (electric motor) and, organ function as an independent body with a fixed set (organ) = (reeds). Organ as musical instruments achieved by actions that they connected. It is an attempt of these to measure the movement of the organ as musical instruments and the movements of the organ as the organization and the organ through the sound that changes every fixed time. Recently, ASUNA has done well the exhibition and performance of keyboards of 100 units called "100KEYBOARDS". At the same time, his other side live performance narrated works from hardcore punk / hip hop / freak folk noise / experimental onkyo / lo-fi pop / by 100 toys and casiotone, some electronics called "100TOYS". There sound production, live performance and installation works based in Kanazawa in Japan.