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Biography
“My body is a music instrument. Being on stage allows me to express those contradictory feelings that haunt me”.

From “Invasion” to “Nothing is beautiful…”, the first abrasive titles of this 21 year-old singer and model are gut crunchers and attracting a growing public. Gradually ESIE is becoming an icon of a flourishing neo no wave trend coming from the West coast of the USA to New York, Europe and Asia.

Her lyrics tackle domination, passivity, manipulation, but also motherly love, solitude and withdraw syndrome. Her hyper sensitivity gives your goose bumps (I will not sing in the rain) and takes us into Kafka-like internal vertigo (Under my body).

The quintessence of her songs spring from her skin-deep qualms. Those extreme yet subtle feelings are highlighted by her producer Yoshimi Hishida, ex-colleague of Takeshi Kitano and Kinji Fukusaku (one of the master of Yakuza gangter movies). ESIE and Yoshimi claim a... read more
Author: Listening Mode last update: 2010-06-05
General
ESIE
黒木桃子
(Nagano Momoko)

Status:  Indie - active
Period:  2008 - present
Genre:  electro

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Vo : ESIE
Sound producer : Yoshimi Hishida