is Suezan Studio?
Suezan Studio is an independent label based in
Japan which was founded by Kaoru
Koyanagi in 2011.
Suezan Studio originally started as a music editorial
studio around 2008.
"Suezan" is named after his grandfather's
calligrapher name. It means "the last mountains",
but sounds strange as a Japanese word. Because it
is even a word not listed in the dictionary! Koyanagi
is using self-made computers which are called "Suezan
mk-I" and "Suezan mk-II" for the
In 2011, the year of the tsunami, Koyanagi had
to resign the former job (a certain label). Therefor
he decided to found his own new label.
The first work of Suezan Studio was taking over
The Collection Series" from the predecessor
label. However, Suezan Studio has a firm philosophy
for releases so that obviously different from the
Suezan Studio releases unique items with a unique