Magazine King

magazine king is not only a musician but also an inventor. he released 3 albums on the japanese label psa, the fourth is ready come out on avex soon. as an inventor he became well-known for “4.1 cassette’s heaven”, a scratching machine for tapes and “the magazines”, a set of drum robots. other works include a compressed air blowing recorder organ, a moving sensor enhanced music key-tar and a hidden vocoder-ribbon tie for professional detectives. together with composer and keyboard player ketsu lee he is working on new tracks as the “ding dong dangs”. magazine king’s instrumental inventions explore the use of music technology in an original and playful way and question the aesthetics of contemporary electronic music production dominated by synthesizer presets.

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