Remastered 12" LP, solid PINK colour
‘Okoshiyasu Otoboke Beaver’ is a compilation Otoboke Beaver's output from 2010-2015. ‘Okoshiyasu’ is Kyoto slang for ‘welcome’ originally released as a CD on Damnably-Feb 5th 2016. It introduced the band to an international audience and critical acclaim which in turn generated interest back home in Japan ultimately leading to Radio X, BBC6Music, BBC Radio 1, Beats 1 Radio play, festivals slots at SXSW, FujiRock & Coachella and premieres/features in Pitchfork, NPR, The Fader, i-D, Stereogum, The AV Club, Billboard, Natalie (JP) and many other publications around the world.
The album has now been remastered by Matthew Barnhart (Superchunk, Metz, Xetas, Jason Molina, The New Year) at the legendary Chicago Mastering Service for digital and Vinyl release only.
Otoboke Beaver おとぼけビ～バ～ are a punk-rock-garage quartet from Kyoto, Japan. The band’s name is taken from a local ‘Love Hotel’ and they describe themselves as: “Japanese girls ‘knock out or pound cake’ band”. Formed in 2009’s summer at Kyoto University’s music club, the band consists of Accorinrin (Lead Vocal & Guitar), Yoyoyoshie (Guitar & Vocals), Hiro-chan (Bass & Vocals) and Pop (Drums & Vocals).