Jim O'Rourke

Real Name:
James Henry O'Rourke
Profile:
Jim O'Rourke (January 18, 1969, Chicago, Illinois) is a Tokyo-based American performer, composer and record producer.

O'Rourke collaborated with a long list of musicians including Illusion Of Safety, Christoph Heemann, David Grubbs, Loren Connors, Wilco, Henry Kaiser, K.K. Null, Günter Müller, Voice Crack, Evan Parker, Phill Niblock, Mats Gustafsson, Tony Conrad, Faust, Space Streakings, Loose Fur, Sonic Youth, Fennesz, Diskaholics Anonymous Trio, Carlos Giffoni, Keiji Haino, Masami Akita, Masaya Nakahara, Takehisa Kosugi, Fire!, Akira Sakata, Oren Ambarchi (among others...)

O'Rourke scored several films and ran Moikai & Dexter's Cigar labels.
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Albums

SOP 224 Jim O'Rourke - Some Kind Of Pagan album art Jim O'Rourke Some Kind Of Pagan(Cass, Album, C60) Sound Of Pig SOP 224 US 1989 Sell This Version
NUX-20 Jim O'Rourke - Neuro Eco Media album art Null* & Jim O'Rourke Null* & Jim O'Rourke - Neuro Eco Media(Cass, Album) Nux Organization NUX-20 Japan 1990 Sell This Version
XCD 009 Jim O'Rourke - Tamper album art Jim O'Rourke Tamper (Album) Extreme XCD 009 Australia 1991 Sell This Version
Emm LP 03 Jim O'Rourke - The Ground Below Above Our Heads album art Jim O'Rourke The Ground Below Above Our Heads Entenpfuhl Emm LP 03 Germany 1991 Sell This Version
VICTO cd014 Jim O'Rourke - Tomorrow Knows Where You Live album art Henry Kaiser / Jim O'Rourke Henry Kaiser / Jim O'Rourke - Tomorrow Knows Where You Live(CD, Album) Les Disques Victo VICTO cd014 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
S.T.CD 048, KP 4292 Jim O'Rourke - Disengage album art Jim O'Rourke Disengage (Album) Staaltape, Korm Plastics S.T.CD 048, KP 4292 Netherlands 1992 Sell This Version
DIV01 Jim O'Rourke - Scend album art Jim O'Rourke Scend (Album) Divided DIV01 US 1992 Sell This Version
CHCD-06 Jim O'Rourke - New Kind Of Water album art K.K. Null & Jim O'Rourke K.K. Null & Jim O'Rourke - New Kind Of Water(CD) Charnel Music CHCD-06 US 1992 Sell This Version
XCD 018 Jim O'Rourke - Remove The Need album art Jim O'Rourke Remove The Need (Album) Extreme XCD 018 Australia 1993 Sell This Version
CPCD9302 Jim O'Rourke - Third Straight Day Made Public album art O'Rourke* / Prévost* O'Rourke* / Prévost* - Third Straight Day Made Public(CD, Album) Complacency CPCD9302 US 1993 Sell This Version
LDV 007 Jim O'Rourke - Frontières ? album art Jim O'Rourke And Syllyk Jim O'Rourke And Syllyk - Frontières ?(CD, Album) La Légende Des Voix LDV 007 France 1993 Sell This Version
VICTO CD 025 Jim O'Rourke - Acoustics album art Henry Kaiser, Mari Kimura, Jim O'Rourke, John Oswald Henry Kaiser, Mari Kimura, Jim O'Rourke, John Oswald - Acoustics(CD, Album) Les Disques Victo VICTO CD 025 Canada 1994 Sell This Version
CD 514 Jim O'Rourke - Slow Motion album art Günter Müller, Jim O'Rourke Günter Müller, Jim O'Rourke - Slow Motion(CD, Album) For 4 Ears CD 514 Switzerland 1994 Sell This Version
Mood 2 Jim O'Rourke - Use album art Jim O'Rourke Use(DAT, Ltd) Soleilmoon Recordings Mood 2 US 1994 Sell This Version
TZ 7011 Jim O'Rourke - Terminal Pharmacy album art Jim O'Rourke Terminal Pharmacy (Album) Tzadik TZ 7011 US 1995 Sell This Version
THESE 11 CD Jim O'Rourke - Unentitled album art :Zoviet*France:* / Jim O'Rourke / The Hafler Trio :Zoviet*France:* / Jim O'Rourke / The Hafler Trio - Unentitled(CD, Album) These Records THESE 11 CD UK 1995 Sell This Version
NUX-D13 Jim O'Rourke - Guitar Organism album art Kazuyuki K.Null* With Fred Frith, Guy Lohnes, Ichiro Agata*, Jim O'Rourke Kazuyuki K.Null* With Fred Frith, Guy Lohnes, Ichiro Agata*, Jim O'Rourke - Guitar Organism(CD, Album) Nux Organization NUX-D13 Japan 1996 Sell This Version
VICTOcd054 Jim O'Rourke - Clouds: Victoriaville Concert May 1997 album art Ranaldo* / Hooker* / O'Rourke* / Gebbia* Ranaldo* / Hooker* / O'Rourke* / Gebbia* - Clouds: Victoriaville Concert May 1997 (Album) Les Disques Victo VICTOcd054 US 1997 Sell This Version
dc120cd, DC120CD Jim O'Rourke - Bad Timing album art Jim O'Rourke Bad Timing (Album) Drag City, Drag City dc120cd, DC120CD US 1997 Sell This Version
Revenant 101 Jim O'Rourke - Happy Days album art Jim O'Rourke Happy Days (Album) Revenant Revenant 101 US 1997 Sell This Version
cd 820 Jim O'Rourke - Table Chair And Hatstand album art Müller*, Voice Crack, O'Rourke* Müller*, Voice Crack, O'Rourke* - Table Chair And Hatstand(CD, Album) For 4 Ears cd 820 Switzerland 1997 Sell This Version
LOW 011, LOW011 Jim O'Rourke - Fear No Fall album art Jim O' Rourke*, Zeena Parkins, Toshinori Kondo, David Shea, DJ Low, Dirk Wachtelaer Jim O' Rourke*, Zeena Parkins, Toshinori Kondo, David Shea, DJ Low, Dirk Wachtelaer - Fear No Fall(CD, Album) Lowlands, Lowlands LOW 011, LOW011 Belgium 1998 Sell This Version
CD 824 Jim O'Rourke - Weighting album art Müller*, O'Rourke* Müller*, O'Rourke* - Weighting(CD, Album) For 4 Ears CD 824 Switzerland 1998 Sell This Version
hatNOIR 803 Jim O'Rourke - In Bern album art Loren MazzaCane Connors & Jim O'Rourke Loren MazzaCane Connors & Jim O'Rourke - In Bern (Album) hatNOIR hatNOIR 803 Switzerland 1999 Sell This Version
WIG62 Jim O'Rourke - Eureka album art Jim O'Rourke Eureka (Album) Drag City WIG62 UK 1999 Sell This Version