WHITE is a neo-industrial project from Beijing, comprising Hang on the Box drummer Shenggy Shen and Carsick Cars guitarist & vocalist Zhang Shouwang.
They recorded their debut self-titled album in Berlin back in 2007 — under the tutelage of Blixa Bargeld from Einstürzende Neubauten. The disc was released on digital format.
After that, they went on to support Neubauten on their 2008 “Alles Wieder Offen” Tour.
WHITE have also collaborated with the likes of FM3, Elliott Sharp, Alvin Curran and Manuel Göttsching.
Shen Jing is the former drummer of China’s first all-female punk band HANG ON THE BOX.
Since then she has gone on to establish herself a noise artist, with solo-releases on Noise Joy and Little Sound.
She currently performs in the psychedelic drone combo ELEPHANT HOUSE.
Zhang Shouwang is a founder member of the Chinese new music movement “No Beijing” and the guitarist / vocalist with noise-rock group CARSICK CARS. They performed at All Tomorrow’s Parties and also provided support slots for SONIC YOUTH and DINOSAUR JR.
This re-release on Adaadat Records coincides with the 10th anniversary of the recording.
The album was originally released digitally in 2009 on CD .
It is the first time it has been made available on vinyl and is due for release on May the 26th.