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Tenzenmen

Name
Tenzenmen
URL
http://tenzenmen.com
Email
tenzenmen@tenzenmen.com
Phone
+61 411 609 850
Address
3/33 Johnson St, Chatswood, NSW 2067, Australia
Profile
Australian label known for noise, experimental, post-punk and other styles, both from Australia and other countries, most notably China.
Releases on file (35)
Ni-Hao! — Red Blue Green Ni-Hao! — Red Blue Green
(Tenzenmen 006TZM, 2005, CD)
Lava-Ox-Sea — Next Episode: Lord Smart vs Dr. Jin Lava-Ox-Sea — Next Episode: Lord Smart vs Dr. Jin
(Tenzenmen 043TZM, 2009, CD)
Low Wormwood — We Can't Help Kissing Each Other Low Wormwood — We Can't Help Kissing Each Other
(Tenzenmen 046tzm, 2009, CD)
8 Eye Spy — How Damn Far to Yinma Lane? 8 Eye Spy — How Damn Far to Yinma Lane?
(Tenzenmen 049tzm, 2009, CD)
Ourself Beside Me — Ourself Beside Me Ourself Beside Me — Ourself Beside Me
(Tenzenmen 020 TZM, 2009, CD)
Duck Fight Goose — Sports Duck Fight Goose — Sports
(Tenzenmen 097tzm, 2011, CD)
Rainbow Danger Club — Where Maps End Rainbow Danger Club — Where Maps End
(Tenzenmen 067TZM, 2011, CD)
Hedgehog — 2011 DEstroy meMOries Hedgehog — 2011 DEstroy meMOries
(Tenzenmen 083TZM, 2011, CD)
Xiao He — The Performance of Identity / One Man's Orchestra Xiao He — The Performance of Identity / One Man's Orchestra
(Tenzenmen 050tzm, 2011, 2CD)
Low Wormwood — Lanzhou Lanzhou Low Wormwood — Lanzhou Lanzhou
(Tenzenmen 098TZM, 2012, CD)
Duck Fight Goose — History Duck Fight Goose — History
(Tenzenmen 092TZM, 2012, 7" single)
Mere Women — Old Life Mere Women — Old Life
(Tenzenmen 102TZM, 2012, DL)
Birdstriking — Birdstriking Birdstriking — Birdstriking
(Tenzenmen 115tzm, 2012, CD)
Xiao He — Silly's Ballad Xiao He — Silly's Ballad
(Tenzenmen 100tzm, 2012, Book+MP3 Player)
Chui Wan — Bai Ye (White Night) Chui Wan — Bai Ye (White Night)
(Tenzenmen 128TZM, 2013, CD)
Bone — For Want of Feeling Bone — For Want of Feeling
(Tenzenmen 141tzm, 2013, LP)
Golden Blonde — Gwen Golden Blonde — Gwen
(Tenzenmen 135tzm, 2013, CD)
P.K.14 — 1984 P.K.14 — 1984
(Tenzenmen 151tzm, 2013, CD)
Alpine Decline — Alpine Decline Alpine Decline — Alpine Decline
(Tenzenmen 145tzm, 2010/2013, CD)
Alpine Decline — Visualizations Alpine Decline — Visualizations
(Tenzenmen 149tzm, 2010/2013, CD)
Alpine Decline — Disappearance Alpine Decline — Disappearance
(Tenzenmen 152tzm, 2011/2013, CD)
Alpine Decline — Night of the Long Knives Alpine Decline — Night of the Long Knives
(Tenzenmen 155tzm, 2013, CD)
Alpine Decline — Go Big Shadow City Alpine Decline — Go Big Shadow City
(Tenzenmen 156tzm, 2014, CD)
After Argument — Furs of Time After Argument — Furs of Time
(Tenzenmen 154TZM, 2014, CD)
Carsick Cars — 3 Carsick Cars — 3
(Tenzenmen 158tzm, 2014, CD)
Flavor Crystals / Carsick Cars — Mirror in My Mind / Yoko (Split 7 Flavor Crystals / Carsick Cars — Mirror in My Mind / Yoko (Split 7")
(Tenzenmen 150tzm, 2014, 7")
Low Wormwood — The Watcher Low Wormwood — The Watcher
(Tenzenmen , 2014, CD)
Holy Palms — Baba Holy Palms — Baba
(Tenzenmen no#, 2014, DL)
Astolfo sulla Luna — Psi² Astolfo sulla Luna — Psi²
(Tenzenmen 178TZM, 2015, CD)
Wang Wen — Eight Horses Wang Wen — Eight Horses
(Tenzenmen 163tzm, 2014/2015, 2LP/DL)
After Argument — This Is Not Your Game After Argument — This Is Not Your Game
(Tenzenmen 165tzm, 2015, LP/DL)
Gravitsapa — Radio Free Vulgata Gravitsapa — Radio Free Vulgata
(Tenzenmen 179TZM, 2013/2016, DL)
Ni-Hao! — No Respect Ni-Hao! — No Respect
(Tenzenmen 182tzm, 2016, DL)
Usssy — Usssy Usssy — Usssy
(Tenzenmen 181tzm, 2013/2016, DL)
Holy Palms — Tribute to Snake Charmers Music Holy Palms — Tribute to Snake Charmers Music
(Tenzenmen no#, 2016, DL)

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