A visual/sound unit "akisai" will be releasing a new EP "re:qualia".
This release includes all the music from akasai's visual work "re:qualia" which was released as DVD with their second album "images". This documents the achievement after their numerous live performances during the launch of first and second album releases. Connecting each music seamlessly with ambient drone, is their musical approach performed in their live performances. This EP's concept will inherit to the new work "re:consideration"which was released this year.
From this EP, listeners can enjoy tracking back the history of akisai's visual and live performances, through akisai's iconic music "theory", "bless", "mistygray" consist in this release.
Based in Tokyo. Visual/Sound project by Koichi Nakaie and Yo Suzuki. Along with the own individual works, the project has started as creating the experimental and unfettered production and present their works irregularly. Since the beginning of the project, they have been producing the works that goes beyond the framework by combining the colorful visual images providing with both sensitiveness and boldness by putting pictures and graphics into layers, and the mixed sound elements of electronica, ambient,instruments. Recently, they build a new form of expression by adopting the performance elements with the emphasis on improvisation, and produce the installation works using the own universe of mixed elements of visual and sounds. In 2014, the first album "colors" has been released from SCHOLE. In future, a new approach of sharing a feeling among the artists from various fields and spaces will be explored, and will continue to pursue an experimental way of expression and produce works.