A fundamental part of going to a concert is a visit to the merchandise stall. A means by which you can become ever closer to the group you love and the music you adore through the purchase of band related products. Music has been a profound influence for Yang Li. As has the ephemera and detritus of the band merchandise that surrounds it. SAMIZDAT is a virtual band created by Yang Li's fascination with music and merchandise. SAMIZDAT are a minimalist, dark electronic noise collective who have, since their formation, been exploring the darker recesses of the sexual imagination.