WADA, YOSHI - LAMENT FOR THE RISE AND FALL OF...

WADA, YOSHI - LAMENT FOR THE RISE AND FALL OF...

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Label: EM

Release date: 05/03/2008

Barcode: 4560283210740

Catalog no.: EMCD0001074

Item ID: 308263

...ELEPHANTINE CROCODILE' - Born in Kyoto, he moved to New York in the late 1960s. He is well-known as a Fluxus artist with links to La Monte Young, and has been involved in many performances and sound installations. However, he has released only 2 recordings (as his solo albums), both hard to find. Finally, a CD reissue of his most important and rarest LP, 'Lament For Rise And Fall Of The Elephantine Crocodile' (recorded in 1981, issued on India Navigation in 1982).

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