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Pika (Mineko Higashi)

Pika (Mineko Higashi)
Country
Japan
Profile
Mineko Higashi, who uses the stage name "Pika" (or variations of it), was the drummer of Afrirampo. She has also worked with Acid Mothers Temple, Jojo Hiroshige, and many other figures of the Japanese avant-rock community.
Website
http://pineco.pw
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Releases on file (8)
Pika — Ryu no Sumika Pika — Ryu no Sumika
(Telegraph TGC-037, 2014, CD)
Acid Mothers Temple & the Cosmic Inferno — Doobie Wonderland Acid Mothers Temple & the Cosmic Inferno — Doobie Wonderland
(Paralax Sounds PS24, 2013, CD)
Acid Mothers Temple & the Cosmic Inferno — For How Much Longer Do We Tolerate Goofy Funk? Acid Mothers Temple & the Cosmic Inferno — For How Much Longer Do We Tolerate Goofy Funk?
(Chaotic Noise CHAOTIC-011, 2011, CD)
Pikacyu / Makoto — Om Sweet Home - We Are Shining Stars from Darkside Pikacyu / Makoto — Om Sweet Home - We Are Shining Stars from Darkside
(Riot Season REPOSECD027, 2011, CD)
Acid Mothers Temple & the Cosmic Inferno — Journey into the Cosmic Inferno Acid Mothers Temple & the Cosmic Inferno — Journey into the Cosmic Inferno
(Very Friendly VF046CD, 2008, CD)
Acid Mothers Temple & the Cosmic Inferno — Pink Lady Lemonade - You're from Outer Space Acid Mothers Temple & the Cosmic Inferno — Pink Lady Lemonade - You're from Outer Space
(Riot Season REPOSECD019, 2008, CD)
Acid Mothers Afrirampo — We Are Acid Mothers Afrirampo Acid Mothers Afrirampo — We Are Acid Mothers Afrirampo
(Acid Mothers Temple AMTCD-01, 2005, CD)
Afrirampo — A Afrirampo — A
(Very Friendly VF026CD, 2004, CD)

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