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JAPAN vintage popular and roots music

Far Side Music |  JAPAN vintage popular and roots music

VINTAGE TAISHO AND SHOWA KAYO POPULAR MUSIC 1920s-60s

VINTAGE TAISHO AND SHOWA KAYO POPULAR MUSIC 1920s-60s

Recordings of popular music from the 1920s to the 1950s, by stars of the day including Shizuko Kasagi, Hibari Misora, Hamako Watanabe and Ichimaru and the songs of Ryoichi Hattori. Modern recordings by Toshi Tsuchitori. Taisho period Asakusa Opera. Propaganda war and Manchuria occupation songs and more.

MINYO AND SHOWA ERA FOLK SONGS

MINYO AND SHOWA ERA FOLK SONGS

1920s Minyo folk songs, a golden age for the genre. Plus the soundscape of Japan in 1959 and the music of Asakusa in Tokyo.

NIPPON MODERN TIMES SERIES

NIPPON MODERN TIMES SERIES

Collaboration of Victor, Columbia, King and Teichiku of jazz and swing music from 1928 -1942, many tracks released onto CD for the first time.

KING ARCHIVE SERIES

KING ARCHIVE SERIES

From Asakusa Opera to the hits of the Meiji and Taisho periods and the songs of Azenbo Soeda, the legendary political street singer.

COMIC BANDS

COMIC BANDS

Crazy Cats, Hitoshi Ueki and The Drifters

Far Side Music |  JAPAN vintage popular and roots music

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