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Formed in yokohama in 1992 by Rie Takeuchi,inspired by Pale Saints,MBV,Sonic Youth etc. Luminous Orange has relased 4 albums, 1 mini album ,maxi & 7inch from various labels (include Cornelius' Trattoria,Ian Masters' Friendly Science Enregisterments in the UK). highly spoken among ethusiastic shibuya-kei/shinjuku-alternative/dreamy pop folks throughout the world. In 2001, chosen as a performer of Colette's (select shop in Paris )millenium party,CMJ Music Marathon in NYC (2001 & 2004),and SXSW2006 & 2007. Layers of delicate female voices with glittering guitars & synth on aggressive rhythms. Also contains the feelings of bossanova ,electronica,classic impressionism. Rie also sang on a couple of tracks of Ian Masters' Friendly Science Orchestra, the single 'Miniature Album'was selected as Single of The Week of NME. Ian also sang on Luminous Orange as a guest vocalist, for a couple of times.