2015 remaster of this album, recorded between August 24, 1983 and September 9, 1984. Originally released on LP by Zero Records on December 25, 1984. Tracks 12 & 13 are bonus live tracks, recorded on May 25 1985 at Eggplant, Osaka.
Ché-SHIZU (シェシズ）is an underground Japanese improv/folk group consisting of Chie Mukai (向井千恵) and others. The group’s sound is dominated by Mukai’s vocals and er-hu playing. The group was formed in 1980. Many notable musicians from the Japanese underground have played in the group at one time or another, including Tori Kudo, Masami Tada, Masami Shinoda, Yuriko Mukojima, and Ikuro Takahashi.
Alchemy Records – ARCD-233
Artwork – Ché-SHIZU
Design – Ché-SHIZU
Guitar, Vocals, Piano – Tori Kudo
Keyboards – Keiko Koyama
Kokyu, Vocals – Chie Mukai
Percussion, Vocals – Tsukasa Takahashi
Vocals, Bass – Takuya Nishimura