Chihei Hatakeyama

Chihei Hatakeyama

Curated by Devendra Banhart

Step into the boundless and ambient-overlaid world of Chihei Hatakeyama; a sound artist, mastering engineer and record label founder from Tokyo, Japan. By processing acoustic instruments such as guitars, vibraphone and piano, Hatakeyama is a master in creating atmospheric, memory-evoking soundscapes. In an ever-lasting quest for progression, the master composer continues to evolve his sound by incorporating synthesizers and electric guitar drones.