It is possible to hear the sounds of minimalist composers Philip Glass and Steve Reich within the music of Rainstick Orchestra however the band prefers to describe it as “wide-eyed hyperlink music for waking-dreamtime.” Associates Baku Tsunoda and Naomichi Tanaka fulfilled in 2000 if they had been both DJing at the same membership in Tokyo. Tsunoda acquired played within a Yellowish Magic Orchestra tribute music group along with a JB’s-styled support music group while Tanaka was spending his period playing in punk rings and collecting every Madchester record he may find in Japan. If they became a member of together, it had been the impact of composer John Cage that had taken over, not merely his sound, but additionally his ways of structure. Shortly the duo was seeking to the arts apart from music because of their impact. Using paintings, sculptures, as well as other mass media as their muse, Rainstick Orchestra documented their debut, The Floating Cup Type in the Sky. The record of “sensitive systems music” premiered by Ninja Listen in 2005.