Seiichi Yamamoto

山本精一 (Yamamoto Seiichi)

Also known as Mr. Yamamoto, No,1 Y (Yama-Motor), Sei-ichi Yamamoto, Seichi Yamamoto, Seiichi, SY, Yama-Motor, Yamamoto, Yamamoto Sei'ichi, Yamamoto Seiichi, Yamamotor, yamamotoseiichi, 山本, 山本精一

Short biography of Seiichi Yamamoto: Born in Amagasaki, Hyogo prefecture, 1958.

Since the late '80s, Seiichi Yamamoto has been active as an amazingly versatile musician, mainly in the Osaka area. Leading and participating in numerous bands and projects, he has demonstrated the great diversity of his musical styles--from rock, folk, and punk to improvisation and noise. Among many others, he formed the avant-rock band Omoide Hatoba in 1987; Rashinban, featuring his vocals, around 1988; the punk band Akabushi in 1993; and the noise duo Ontoko with K.K. Null in 1999. The various bands of which Yamamoto is a member include Boredoms, Novo Tono, Rovo, and Most.

In addition to his activity as a musician, Yamamoto has owned the rock club Bears in Osaka since 1987, and the label Ummo Records since 1997. Ummo Records' releases mainly feature Osaka-area musicians. Yamamoto is without doubt one of the central figures of the Osaka-area underground music scene.

Also on the Web you may find Seiichi Yamamoto by links below:
  1. http://www.japanimprov.com/syamamoto
  2. http://home.att.ne.jp/orange/bears
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# Album cover Album title Tracks amount Download album in mp3? Official release date Production label
1 Seiichi Yamamoto - NOA NOA 10
mp3, CD
1997-11-17 Alchemy Records (2)
2 Seiichi Yamamoto - NOA 2 NOA 2 14
mp3, CD
2001-01-20 Alchemy Records (2)
3 Seiichi Yamamoto - Dance Dance 2
mp3, CD
2002 F.M.N Sound Factory
4 Seiichi Yamamoto - Nu Frequency Nu Frequency 8
mp3, CD
2003 Tzadik
5 Seiichi Yamamoto - Baptism Baptism 16
mp3, CD
2004 Tzadik
6 Seiichi Yamamoto - Eve Eve 7
mp3, CD
2005-11-23 Dako Vynal Fantasia
7 Seiichi Yamamoto - Duo Improvisation Duo Improvisation 3
mp3, CD
2009-01-10 Alchemy Music Store
8 Seiichi Yamamoto - Suido Megane Satsujin Jiken Suido Megane Satsujin Jiken 3
mp3, CD
1994 Augen
9 Seiichi Yamamoto - Live At Kanadian Live At Kanadian 4
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2008 Public Eyesore
10 Seiichi Yamamoto - Playground Playground 9
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2010 P-Vine Records
11 Seiichi Yamamoto - Stones, Women And Records At Taku Taku 2009 Stones, Women And Records At Taku Taku 2009 7
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2011 Acid Mothers Temple
12 Seiichi Yamamoto - Rhapsodia Rhapsodia 7
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2011 P-Vine Records
13 Seiichi Yamamoto - Shi-a-wa-se No Su-mi-ka Shi-a-wa-se No Su-mi-ka 8
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1998-09-23 Tokuma Japan Communications
14 Seiichi Yamamoto - Izumi  (Buenos Aires Session Vol. #2) Izumi (Buenos Aires Session Vol. #2) 3
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2006 EWE Records
15 Seiichi Yamamoto - Ontoko Ontoko 6
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1999-12-10 Ummo Records
16 Seiichi Yamamoto - Falsetto Falsetto 7
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2014 P-Vine Records

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