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With their chaotic live sets, eccentric sound and organic upward trajectory, Shinsei Kamattechan are the must-see Japanese act this year at the eastern leg of Summer Sonic — which takes place, after all, in their home prefecture of Chiba.

Alongside acts such as Ling Toshite Sigure, Electric Eel Shock and Soutaiseiriron, Kamattechan are part of a new generation of Japanese artists whose popularity has grown by word of mouth, relying on amazing live performances and online activity rather than media saturation and marketing yen.

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