This yokai is from the legend the tanuki (Japanese raccoon dog) who fought with Japanese soldiers during the Russo-Japanese War in 1904/05. Guntai-tanuki wore red cloth with the letter, “喜” (joy) and was fearless.
Book signing at Hesse Press’s booth at Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair, MOCA Geffen Contemporary, Los Angeles
I am very, very excited about this! Very interested in reading this book, and honored to perform in this special night!
Banetoriko provides the live music for the performance by Julie Tolentino, “THE END OF THE PARTY, 2015 or (I hope she doesn’t) Fall Asleep In The Ocean”.
At Human Resources, Chinatown, Los Angeles
Personnel: Julie Tolentino with the eternal players:
Mark So, Pigpen, Maria Garcia, John Bertel, Patrick Murch, Tamaki aka Banetoriko, Leon Hilton, Ivan Ramos for N.T. and the rest of the worst of us
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