Auckland Music Update

COVID-19 Song ‘Boomer Remover’ by Tomachi

Boomer Remover COVID-19 Tentacle

Boomer Remover COVID-19 Tentacle (listen at tomachi.tv)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Chloe Swarbrick’s widely syndicated “OK Boomer” parliament audio-grab comment just got spread a little wider: Now the comment marks the beginning of the latest single by Glen Eden based artist Tomachi, a groovy blues-funk dirge, which features a cover of a dope old Queens of the Stone Age track done as an instrumental.

It makes a dig at Chinese boss Xi Jinping by asking by name “Can I have my spleen back? And my Kidney?” (full lyrics)

The song is also a sign of solidarity from me to the Uyghurs opressed ethnic group, the latest culture to be banned by China. It contains a Tuvan throat singing sample of Mongolian metal group The Hu. Which is largely because China recently banned both of the languages.  To keep all this quiet China has paid Turkey $50 billion in hush money! Astonishing. Beijing had secretly requested the extradition of Uyghur dissident Enver Turdi in 2016 and Turkish authorities subsequently harassed him. NPR also reported in March on “China’s long arm” in Turkey and how Turkish authorities urged a Uyghur activist “not to speak out against China.”

“It’s likely China will want to put out a hit on me. Hence I have contacted parliament so  they can be on notice that I am now a honeypot. A mine canary. If I die, this is a signal that parliament has been compromised.” – says Tomachi.

There are at least 6 reasons this track is likely to be banned by the Chinese Army. Tomachi says the video he is planning to have large provocative text, and a never-before seen (this century) photo of Tiananmen Square massacre, showing the fleshy burnt rubble of slaughtered protesters the day after, vocal samples of Martin Luther King speech and the list goes on.

the song can be purchased at: tomachi.tv/ (the official bandcamp site sales will count toward the NZ charts)
also available in the following stores:

RELEASES The Tentacle of Covid-19 EP · 5 tracks Tomachi Submitted to Amazon Submitted to Anghami Submitted to Apple Music Submitted to MediaNet Submitted to Deezer Submitted to Instagram/Facebook Submitted to Google Play/YouTube Submitted to iHeartRadio Submitted to ClaroMusica Submitted to iTunes Submitted to KKBox Submitted to Napster Submitted to NetEase (beta) Submitted to Pandora Submitted to Saavn Submitted to Shazam Submitted to Spotify Submitted to Tidal Submitted to TikTok/Resso Submitted to Soundtrack by Twitch

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The Tentacle of Covid-19 EP – 5 tracks by Tomachi

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Lyrics

Shout outs to East Turkestan

I don’t want to get a virus – I don’t want to get a virus I don’t want
You, to give it to me, aw hell go sue me, or maybe sue Xi Jinping
Spreading rumours, baby boomer remover

Boomer remover boomer remover boomer remover, baby
Boomer remover boomer remover boomer remover, baby
Don’t give it to me I don’t want to get a virus
I don’t want, to get a virus, I don’t want

Take your blanket and go, go! I don’t want to get a virus
I don’t want, to get a virus I don’t want
You, to give it to me, aw hell go sue me, or maybe sue Xi Jinping
Spreading rumours, can I have my spleen back and my kidney?

Help I can’t breath, I got that COVID-19 tentacle upon me
I won’t sneeze, pass the d’s please, government beneficiary
I can’t sleep, cos I got that tentacle of COVID-19 upon me
Help I can’t breath, I got that COVID-19 tentacle upon me
I won’t sneeze, pass the d’s please, government beneficiary
I can’t sleep, Uyghurs! Uyghurs!
We can do it if we try!

Cos a kidney is something you’d wanna give to
Somebody you love not somebody like you
Xi Jinping! I had a dream of baby Uyghurs
Cos a kidney is something you’d wanna give to
Somebody you love not somebody like you
I had a dream of baby Uyghurs playing in the street
That’s the thing about communist leaders
I have a dream, I got that COVID-19 tentacle upon me

Can I have my spleen back and my Kidney?

Brothers I have a dream today!
COVID-19 tentacle upon me
Xi Jinping, I had a dream of baby Uyghurs
Put your kidneys in the air!
Put your kidneys in the air!
Put your kidneys in the air!

Covid – No Way – I don’t want.

Take your blanket and go, go! I don’t want to get a virus
I don’t want to get a virus I don’t want
You, to give it to me, aw hell go sue me, or maybe sue Xi Jinping
Spreading rumours

Can I have my spleen back and my kidney?
Boomer remover boomer remover boomer remover, baby
Boomer remover boomer remover boomer remover, baby

Boomer Remover COVID-19 Tentacle

 

Direct web links in MP3, lossless M4A, or 24-bit uncompressed WAV

For those DJ’s amongst, this sure makes it easy to get hold of:

MP3 Format

 01_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Anti-Radio_Extended_VIP_Mix).mp32020-11-18 20:4819M

 02_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Extended_Instrumental_Mix).mp32020-11-18 20:4819M

 03_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Extended_Acapela_Mix).mp32020-11-18 20:4819M

 04_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Radio_Edit).mp32020-11-18 20:489.8M

 05_The_Lost_Art_Of_Keeping_A_Secret_(Tomachi_instrumental_cover_version_of_QOTSA).mp32020-11-18 20:488.6M

Apple Lossless M4A

01_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Anti-Radio_Extended_VIP_Mix).m4a2020-11-18 20:4889M

 02_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Extended_Instrumental_Mix).m4a2020-11-18 20:4884M

 03_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Extended_Acapela_Mix).m4a2020-11-18 20:4880M

 04_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Radio_Edit).m4a2020-11-18 20:4846M

 05_The_Lost_Art_Of_Keeping_A_Secret_(Tomachi_instrumental_cover_version_of_QOTSA).m4a2020-11-18 20:4825M

24-bit WAV

 01_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Anti-Radio_Extended_VIP_Mix).wav2020-11-18 20:47128M

 02_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Extended_Instrumental_Mix).wav2020-11-18 20:47128M

 03_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Extended_Acapela_Mix).wav2020-11-18 20:46128M

 04_Baby_Boomer_Remover__Tentacle_of_COVID-19_Upon_Me_(Radio_Edit).wav2020-11-18 20:4665M

 05_The_Lost_Art_Of_Keeping_A_Secret_(Tomachi_instrumental_cover_version_of_QOTSA).wav2020-11-18 20:4638M

IF YOU LIKE THE MUSIC PLEASE CONSIDER PURCASHING AT TOMACHI.TV

The World’s Worst Ringtone Ever

It gives me some odd pleasure to announce the dubious release of a random experiment in sound:  This is a “polyphonic ringtone” (General MIDI file): piece-of-shit-ringtone-2020.mid

The ringtone is supposed to sound like insane baboons are attacking a MIDI drumkit. While I did make a score for this, just to see what this would look like, please don’t ever try to play this sheet music. It’s not the Black Page Drum Solo or anything. It’s more like…. insane baboons wailing away…:

Click the score for the Polyphonic Ringtone | PDF of Score | MP3 Audio Version

Piece of Shit Ringtone

Piece of Shit Ringtone

Scores for Tomachi’s debut album The Hotel Vermont Sessions + Faticle

Here are some music scores in PDF format from some tracks off my first album* back in 2005. and one that will be on the next all going to plan: today is the internet debut of a demo for an unfinished unreleased track that never made the cut. Faticle was the working title for many years (audio on this SoundCloud below was recorded in 2004. Currently writing and recording some lyrics for this – Covid-19 Tentacle is likely the new name after the rap is put down, but it’s instrumental for now!

Sheet music / scores for Faticle Covid-19 by Tomachi

Faticle-AllLines.pdf 2007-08-05 14:45 472K
  MicIsMine-AllHornParts.pdf 2007-08-05 14:45 480K
  Necessity-AllHornLines.pdf 2007-08-05 14:45 941K
  SteakSandwich-AllHornScores-1.png 2017-08-25 07:46 29K
  SteakSandwich-AllHornScores.pdf 2007-08-05 14:45 1.0M
  YellowFlamingo-AllParts.pdf 2007-08-05 14:46 355K
  necessity-scores.png 2016-08-18 02:47 329K

* The Hotel Vermont Sessions see: tomachi.tv/album/the-hotel-vermont-sessions

Faticle Covid-19

tentacle for faticle Cephalopoda by H. M. S. Challenger 1873-76 Hoyle William Evans 1855-1926

My new covers band has a gig @ Grey Lynn RSC this Friday 13th March 2020 8pm!

JD Party Ensemble

FREE ENTRY – Featuring Jerome from Hipstamatics on trumpet and vocals, Tomachi from Breaks Co-op, SJD and Dam Native on drums, Ben Tapene from The Triptonites on keyboard, Rawiri from Surrey Acetfones on bass, Spencer from Herbs on vocals & guitar, and the awesome sound of Oscar on vocals. We are gonna play three sets of some quality soul, jazz, funk, by the sounds of the first tentative set, shown below. This Friday 13th March at Grey Lynn RSC , where the wine starts at $5.20, and $9 gets you a handle of beer. I believe that it’s possible to get a jugs at this place also, around ~$20 approx.

CANTALOOP ISL.
SUMMER TIME.
SUNNY.
NATURE BOY.
EVERYBODYS TALKN ABT.
LOVELY DAY.
FREE JAM BFLAT BLUES.
BLUE MOON.
WONDERFUL WORLD.
CHAMELEON.
QUANDO QUANDO QUANDO.

Friday 13th March 8pm

http://www.funk.co.nz/auckland-music-update/covers-band-gig-grey-lynn-rsc-13-march-2020/
https://www.greylynnrsc.org.nz/rsc-gig-guide.html

Skanky Funk – Instrumental Dub Version

Download the audio file – SoundCloud player below:

YouTube Official Music Video:

This release is an instrumental dub of the 3rd single from my upcoming sophomore album Mr Accident! This song was has been “in production” for over ten years finally getting to finish it!

Featuring gratuitous shots of Logic Audio 9, and 3D computer graphics I made using Mandelbulb3D and ShaderToy.

Credits
“Evolution of Motion” ShaderToy kernel by user xTr1m with thanks
“Buddha” carving by Mulyani Made
everything else by your truly!

This song is about… music oddly!

Had this track sitting around my hard drive for over ten years, time to finish that and release it!

Synth automation in Logic pro 9. this shot is to make up “shooting ratio” for an edit one of the videos im gonna do for this track Skanky Funk which is the next Tomachi new single! if anyone (Bulletproof?) wanna do a remix get at me for the stems. hoping to release in late April/May (vocals not recorded yet)

It wasn’t my normal process: mix out a final instrumental (plus cheap animated video) *prior* to writing and recording the vocal track I have been thinking of. Living on the edge. My hunch is that the reason I did this / am doing this is because when the vocals arrive, it’s possible and likely some of the synth tracks will get mixed down or crowded out sonically, and wanted there to exist a version with super beef synth volume. The deserved that much

The Actual ShaderToy 3D Shader

 

Download the Audio File

This instrumental is a promo track. Available in three formats:

Lossless: Skanky_Funk_-_Instrumental_Dub_Version.m4a 53M
MP3: Skanky_Funk_-_Instrumental_Dub_Version.mp3 11M
WAV: Skanky_Funk_-_Instrumental_Dub_Version.wav 73M

Skanky Funk Instrumental

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