higuchi eitaro lives in kyoto and is part of the community
around the satanicpornocultshop collective and the neji label.
since 2002 he has been releasing under his moniker
dagshenma and zaumi is his first for electroton.
his work is centered around the idea of implementing and
manipulating the voices and songs of the ainu, an indigenous
group from the north of japan, into modern electronic
the title zaumi, an allusion to zaum, an artificial language of
the russian futurists, can be understand as a synonym for
finding a conceptual way for this effort.