Shinjuku Thief

Real Name:
Darrin Verhagen
Profile:
Australian experimental music group Shinjuku Thief began as a trio but is now the musical identity of co-founder Darrin Verhagen. Verhagen holds a masters degree in sound from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, and is currently undertaking a PhD in Noise Music and neurology. He has recorded nine albums of dark ambient/postclassical/experimental music. His commissioned work has provided the score for numerous dance, theatre, computer game and film productions. In addition to recording under the name Shinjuku Thief and other aliases, Verhagen previously ran the Dorobo label. He lectures in neuroaesthetics and Sound Design at RMIT.
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Albums

XCD 016 Shinjuku Thief - Bloody Tourist album art Shinjuku Thief Bloody Tourist (Album) Extreme XCD 016 UK & US 1992 Sell This Version
Dorobo 002 Shinjuku Thief - The Scribbler album art Shinjuku Thief The Scribbler (Album) Dorobo Dorobo 002 Australia 1992 Sell This Version
Dorobo 003 Shinjuku Thief - The Witch Hammer album art Shinjuku Thief The Witch Hammer (Album) Dorobo Dorobo 003 Australia 1993 Sell This Version
DOROBO 009 Shinjuku Thief - The Witch Hunter album art Shinjuku Thief The Witch Hunter (Album) Dorobo DOROBO 009 Australia 1995 Sell This Version
Dorobo 017 Shinjuku Thief - The Witch Haven album art Shinjuku Thief The Witch Haven (Album) Dorobo Dorobo 017 Australia 2002 Sell This Version
Dorobo x018 Shinjuku Thief - Medea album art Shinjuku Thief Medea (Album) Dorobo Dorobo x018 Australia 2003 Sell This Version
DOROBO 021 Shinjuku Thief - Matte Black album art Shinjuku Thief Matte Black(CD, Album, Ltd) Dorobo DOROBO 021 Australia 2004 Sell This Version
FDS 12 Shinjuku Thief - Sacred Fury album art Shinjuku Thief Sacred Fury(CD, Album) Fin De Siècle Media FDS 12 Sweden 2005 Sell This Version
DOROBO R.I.P. Shinjuku Thief - Devolution album art Shinjuku Thief Devolution(CD, Album) Dorobo DOROBO R.I.P. Australia 2006 Sell This Version
arc00200 Shinjuku Thief - Black Garden album art Shinjuku Thief Black Garden(21xFile, FLAC) Projekt arc00200 US 2020

Singles & EPs

none Shinjuku Thief - Fur Can't Fly album art Shinjuku Thief Fur Can't Fly(File, WAV, Single) Not On Label (Shinjuku Thief Self-released) none Australia 2018
none Shinjuku Thief - Jazz Catastrophe album art Shinjuku Thief Jazz Catastrophe(File, WAV, Single) Not On Label (Shinjuku Thief Self-released) none Australia 2020

Compilations

DOROBO 003, DOROBO 009, DOROBO 017 Shinjuku Thief - The Witch Trilogy album art Shinjuku Thief The Witch Trilogy(CD, Album, RM + CD, Album, RP + CD, Album + Box, C) Dorobo, Dorobo, Dorobo DOROBO 003, DOROBO 009, DOROBO 017 Australia 2002 Sell This Version
Dorobo x019 - 021 Shinjuku Thief - Black | Mass album art E.P.A. / Darrin Verhagen / Shinjuku Thief E.P.A. / Darrin Verhagen / Shinjuku Thief - Black | Mass(CD, Album + CD, Album + CD, Album + Box, Comp, Ltd) Dorobo Dorobo x019 - 021 Australia 2004 Sell This Version

Videos

none Shinjuku Thief - Komachi Ruins album art Shinjuku Thief Komachi Ruins(VHS, Ltd) Dorobo none Australia 1993 Sell This Version