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PATO LOL MAN “RADAR GIRL”

(This film is presented only in Japanese.)
トウヤマの音程のとれないアナログシンセとオーバーロードしたクラヴィネット、鉄くずとドラムでひたすら8ビートを叩き続けるワタンベ。サンプリングやデジタル音源をいっさい使わない、理想のロックンロールを目指すべく、日々、パトロールを続けている。

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SOUND DAWN ~Harmonia in Coincidence / 偶然のハルモニア~ Music by ogurusu norihide

(This film is presented only in Japanese.)
音が旋律に変わる時。事物が意味に変わる時。彼は奏でていた、私は撮っていた。音楽が生まれる瞬間。映像が生まれる瞬間。偶然のハルモニア。

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chap.#02 PATO LOL MAN “Track01 MUDDY WATERS”

PATO LOL MAN has jam sessions to create songs.
Inspiration born from these sessions become songs and are packaged.
Finally, to get the best from the package, they try them out in a performance.
Something that was once normal for bands, the pure creative process, is a part of PATO LOL MAN.
And band is not a record player.
A band is people!
PATO LOL MAN’s performances remind [...]

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chap.#01 PATO LOL MAN “TAKEO TOYAMA → PATO LOL MAN”

An opportunity arises for Takeo Toyama Band members, Takeo Toyama and Watanbe.
PATO LOL MAN was hastily formed in 2010 to perform as the opening act for the German electro band Cluster.
What was supposed to be a one day thing turned into a spin off unit now 3 years old.
What is the reason two musicians in their late forties are putting effort into a new band?
Just what inspired [...]

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chap.#00 PATO LOL MAN “Trailer”

“The 3rd Inspiring People and Projects features “PATO LOL MAN”, a spin off unit from the Takeo Toyama Band.

So what are a simple two man band, with Takeo Toyama on analog synthesizer and clavinet, and Watanbe on drums, making? We focus in on PATO LOL MAN’s studio session and film their constant process of creation.

Doing live only acts since creation, we dig out all the facts for the first [...]

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