This amazing release, that reissued for the first time, comes from the legendary 10 tape set Merzbow – Collection. Originally self released as C46 cassette, Collection 009 contain some previous studio and live sessions & raw-material. This earliest music was made with recorded tapes, audio feedback, percussion, metal and other acoustic instruments as source. All sounds were mixed by Masami Akita at Lowest Music & Arts Studio, Machida, Tokyo on 1981 and Kiyoshi Mizutani played several instruments on source materials. Remastered from analog tape at Elettroformati Milano, Italy, January 2013. The record has been pressed on 140 gr black vinyl with black label and black inner sleeve and comes in a deluxe silver silkscreen on black cardboard sleeve, limited to 199 copies w/insert in luxury 160 gr ivory paper.