Chie Mukai

“Off Kilter and in the Pocket at the Same Time”
Che Chen recalls the beginnings of his collaborations with Chie Mukai and his first encounter with Ché-SHIZU’s album “A Journey”

Che Chen is a New York based multi-instrumental artist who is currently one half of the band 75 Dollar Bill. He is also known for his numerous collaborations including releasing music with Chie Mukai, Tetuzi Akiyama and Tashi Dorji. He … Continue reading

“A world that achieves a balance or harmony…”
Winter 1997: Interview no. 2 with Chie Mukai from G-Modern Vol. 14

This interview with Chie Mukai is the second of two first published in G-Modern Volume 14 during the winter of 1996-97. (The first interview can be found here.) It was conducted by Fumio Kosakai on December 31, 1996. Kosakai is best known … Continue reading

“Anything was fine, as long as it was different from what others were doing”
Winter 1997: Interview no. 1 with Chie Mukai from G-Modern Vol. 14

The following is the first of two interviews with Chie Mukai that were published in G-Modern Volume 14 during the winter of 1996-97. This interview was conducted by Kimiko Isaki on December 23, 1996 in Nishiogikubo, Tokyo. The translation was … Continue reading