Keiji Haino

Keiji Haino | 灰野 敬二 | ハイノ ケイジ | はいの けいじ

Name in Japanese: 灰野 敬二, ハイノ ケイジ, はいの けいじ

Instruments: Guitar

Born: May 3, 1952 (age 64)

Years Active: 1971 - Present

Keiji Haino is an unconventional guitarist with a noisy, intense, squalling, feedback drenched sound that has made him a cult artist in Japan and an underground favorite around the world. He describes his guitar as a "weapon to express myself". Haino's music includes elements of free jazz and psychedelic rock, is largely improvised, and is usually played at stun volume. Despite the chaotic sound of his music, he approaches his work with an intellectual, almost religious seriousness....

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JACKS "Marianne" covered by Keiji Haino(Fushitsusha)

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math added self as a fan of Keiji Haino in November, 2013.

Modcineaste added the tag(s) avant garde in August, 2009.

Modcineaste added the tag(s) rock in August, 2009.

Modcineaste added the video "JACKS "Marianne" covered by Keiji Haino(Fushitsusha)" in August, 2009.

czar added the Kanji name "敬二" in April, 2009.

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