Ippu Mitsui is a Japanese indie electronic music producer/solo artist based in Tokyo. He is also a self taught multi-instrumentalist. He started to produce electronic music exclusively using computers and programming around 2010. He now also uses various MIDI pads, drum machines, sampling machines and other numerous electronic software and hardware tools and equipment. He arranged and played his respected musician's songs frequently with guitar and other instruments when he was young. It was his first music approach as a self-taught musician. Ultimately, he encountered electronic music, studied by himself, gradually began to learn about that music. Even now, he seems to be wandering in a wide genre called electronic music. Ippu has been producing all his music from his home based studio since 2012.
Born: Tokyo, Japan on October of 1976.
Japanese Pronouncing/Alternate Spelling: ミツイ イップ
Year active: 2012 - present.
Musical style: Electronic, Breakbeat, Drum&Bass, Experimental, Instrumental, etc.
Influenced Music Genre: Jazz, Hip-Hop, Electronic, Alternative and many more.
Releases: Album "Tiny Space EP" (2013), Album "Hoof" (2014), "E Nerve - Single" (2014), Album "Talk to Myself" (2015), "Sun and Sand - Single" (2016), "E Noise - EP" (2017), "Resonance U - Single" (2017). Latest "After Effects Eb (Single)" (2017) released as Ippu Mitsui (self-released). Split Album title "Ippu Mitsui / Annie & The Station Orchestra" (2016) and "L + R" (2017) released from Bearsuit Records (UK). "Shift Down (EP)" (2018) released from Submarine Broadcasting Company (UK). Latest: “The Laughing House (Single)” as part of “Black Bear Catapult” released from Bearsuit Records. “Black Bear Catapult” are Jimmy Finlayson and Ippu Mitsui.
Review of album "L + R" : Monolith Cocktail, Aural Aggravation, Yeah I Know it Sucks and more.
*First self-released digital album called "Jicken" has been removed from his music catalog in 2015-2016.
Split Album titled "Ippu Mitsui / Annie & The Station Orchestra" released on Feb/27/2016 via Bearsuit Records. His four tracks: 01: Lalanona 02: Doramyu-Kick Off 03: Dodedin Odori 04: Impurities. And other four tracks produced by Annie & The Station Orchestra (UK).
Bearsuit Records is an independent record label based in Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
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