French psych-experimental-rock genius Richard Pinhas in one-of-a-kind collaboration with Sax Ruins drummer, Tatsuya Yoshida, and saxophonist, Ryoko Ono, recorded live during the Tusk Festival, at Gateshead Old Town Hall, in October 2015. Pinhas, founder of '70s legends Heldon, is one of France's best known experimental musicians and is a key figure in the fusion of rock and electronica. Tatsuya is one of the most innovative musicians of the Japanese experimental music scene, spearheading at least a half dozen of his country's most important groups, including Ruins, Sax Ruins, Koenji Hyakkei and Korekyojinn. Yoshida has worked with many musicians such as John Zorn, Derek Bailey, Bill Laswell and Keiji Haino. Ono is one of the most active Japanese female saxophone players, specializing in improvised music and works for saxophone and electronics. She is renowned as a collaborator with Acid Mothers Temple.
Richard Pinhas, guitar
Tatsuya Yoshida, drums & voice
Ryoko Ono, alto saxophone & voice