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Once a Fool (Hi Quality CD)

YUKIHIRO TAKAHASHI

Once a Fool (Hi Quality CD)

Ref: FSD4613


Price: 22.99

Takahashi's first album that he recorded for Pony Canyon. Originally released in 1985.

1. Harukanaru Omoi 2. Fuyu no Sillhouete 3. Providence 4. Shigoto o Oeta Bokutachi wa 5. One More Chance 6. Sailor 7. I saw the light 8. Konchuki 9. Nakitai Kimochi 10. Kyo no Sora


...Only When I Laugh (Hi Quality CD)

YUKIHIRO TAKAHASHI

...Only When I Laugh (Hi Quality CD)

Ref: FSD4614


Price: 22.99

Originally released in 1990.

1. Weekend 2. Solution 3. Life Like a River 4. Ima no Boku Kara..5. Episode 87 6. Camp 7. Ie ni Kaeritai 8. Yume Kara Sametata 9. Moolight Feels Right


La Pensee (Hi Quality CD)

YUKIHIRO TAKAHASHI

La Pensee (Hi Quality CD)

Ref: FSD4615


Price: 22.99

Originally released in 1987. Instrumentals produced for a Yohji Yamamoto fashion show. Compuerized sounds plus piano.

1. Parfum de L'aube 2. Memoires D'un Homme 3. Memoires D'une Femme 4. Brise 5. Entracte 6. Parano-Mania 7. Voyage a Travers Le Futurproche 8. Les Filles Qui Arrivent de la Chine 9. Old Step 10. Professeur 'Fate' 11. Bondissement 12. Errance


Happy End (HQCD)

HAPPY END

Happy End (HQCD)

Ref: FSD4998


Price: 25.99

First album from 1970 from the folk rock band featuring Haruomi Hosono (bass and vocals), Takashi Matsumoto (drums) Eichi Ohtaki (guitar, vocals) and Shigeru Suzuki (guitar, vocals). The group were heavily influenced by US West coast folk rock bands, especially Buffalo Springfield, and Happy End were one of the first groups to successfully put Japanese lyrics to Western folk / rock music. 12 tracks.



Kaze Machi Roman (HQCD)

HAPPY END

Kaze Machi Roman (HQCD)

Ref: FSD4999


Price: 25.99

1971. Happy End are noted for being one of the first Japanese groups to perform original songs sang entirely in Japanese while influenced by western rock and folk. They are considered pioneers and their members included bassist/vocalist Haruomi Hosono (later of Yellow Magic Orchestra), guitarist/vocalist Eiichi Otaki, guitarist/ vocalist Shigeru Suzuki and drummer Takashi Matsumoto. The band lasted only four years from 1969 recorded three albums but have certainly left their legacy.Kaze Machi Roman is considered the best of those albums and includes the song Kaze Wo Atsumete, used in the soundtrack to the film Lost in Translation.



Happy End Live on Stage (HQCD)

HAPPY END

Happy End Live on Stage (HQCD)

Ref: FSD4997


Price: 25.99

Early live album. 11 tracks



The Man Who Does Not Nod (HQCD)

TIPOGRAPHICA

The Man Who Does Not Nod (HQCD)

Ref: FSD4995


Price: 26.99

Tipograhica were a leading Japanese progressive band, in a kind of jazz-rock / Frank Zappa mold. They were around from 1986 until 1998 and have pretty fervent fan base. This is a live album of free-flowing jazzy instrumentals and is considered a masterpiece by fans of the genre.

1. Naked Lunch 2. Tipographica's Worst Date 3. King's Golden Toilet 4. MC-500 in a Zen Room 5. The Turf Have Disorded Gravity 6. The Man Who Does Not Nod 7. A Smell of Gunpowder and a Flavour of She


God Says I Can't Dance (HQCD)

TIPOGRAPHICA

God Says I Can't Dance (HQCD)

Ref: FSD4996


Price: 26.99

Avant-garde progressive jazzy sounds on Tipographica's second studio album. Horns and drums in a Zappaesque sound of mid-tempo grooves.

1. Friends 2. Control Tower Says TP-1, Break Down 3. White Collar Worker vs. Black Rubber Man 4. The Last Ship is Going 5. Japanese Room (We Have no Zen) 6. Laughin' Photograph 7. Forest Tipographical 2


Akabana (HQCD)

SADAO CHINA

Akabana (HQCD)

Ref: FSD5000


Price: 22.99

Re-release from 1978 of Sadao China's first foray into Okinawan 'popular' music, featuring the hit 'Bye Bye Okinawa'.



Cult Grass Stars (HQ)

THEE MICHELLE GUN ELEPHANT

Cult Grass Stars (HQ)

Ref: FSD4880


Price: 19.99

Thee Michelle Gun Elephant were an influential Japanese punk band who broke up in 2003. 1st album includes one of their most famous songs, 'Sekai no Owari'. Among the 12 other tracks are Tokage, King, Black Tamboline, Uncle Sam eno Tegami, Suicide Morning and Ijikeruna Baby.



High Time (HQ)

THEE MICHELLE GUN ELEPHANT

High Time (HQ)

Ref: FSD4881


Price: 19.99

The second album which took them to a new level of popularity. 12 tracks such as Lilly, Koi o Shiyouyo, Waraushika nai, Candy House and Slow.



Chicken Zombies (HQ)

THEE MICHELLE GUN ELEPHANT

Chicken Zombies (HQ)

Ref: FSD4882


Price: 19.99

Third album, considered to be a classic. 13 tracks such as Birdmen, Get Apple Sea, Russian Hasky, Boogie, Culture, Sunny Side River and Bronze Master.



Gear Blues (HQ)

THEE MICHELLE GUN ELEPHANT

Gear Blues (HQ)

Ref: FSD4883


Price: 19.99

Released in 1998, 15 tracks include West Cabaret Drive, Smokin' Billy, Dog Way, Hotel Bronco and Boiled Oil.



Cassanova Snake (HQ)

THEE MICHELLE GUN ELEPHANT

Cassanova Snake (HQ)

Ref: FSD4884


Price: 19.99

From 2000. 18 tracks including Dead End Star, Cobra, Young Jaguar, Naked Sun, Pistol Disco and Drop.



Rodeo Tandem Beat Specter (HQ)

THEE MICHELLE GUN ELEPHANT

Rodeo Tandem Beat Specter (HQ)

Ref: FSD4885


Price: 19.99

Releases in 2001. The 14 tracks include Alligator Night, God Jazz Time, Mona Lisa, Turkey, and The Redhead Kelly.



Happy End (HQCD)

HAPPY END

Happy End (HQCD)

Ref: FSD4998


Price: 25.99

First album from 1970 from the folk rock band featuring Haruomi Hosono (bass and vocals), Takashi Matsumoto (drums) Eichi Ohtaki (guitar, vocals) and Shigeru Suzuki (guitar, vocals). The group were heavily influenced by US West coast folk rock bands, especially Buffalo Springfield, and Happy End were one of the first groups to successfully put Japanese lyrics to Western folk / rock music. 12 tracks.



Kaze Machi Roman (HQCD)

HAPPY END

Kaze Machi Roman (HQCD)

Ref: FSD4999


Price: 25.99

1971. Happy End are noted for being one of the first Japanese groups to perform original songs sang entirely in Japanese while influenced by western rock and folk. They are considered pioneers and their members included bassist/vocalist Haruomi Hosono (later of Yellow Magic Orchestra), guitarist/vocalist Eiichi Otaki, guitarist/ vocalist Shigeru Suzuki and drummer Takashi Matsumoto. The band lasted only four years from 1969 recorded three albums but have certainly left their legacy.Kaze Machi Roman is considered the best of those albums and includes the song Kaze Wo Atsumete, used in the soundtrack to the film Lost in Translation.



Happy End Live on Stage (HQCD)

HAPPY END

Happy End Live on Stage (HQCD)

Ref: FSD4997


Price: 25.99

Early live album. 11 tracks



The Man Who Does Not Nod (HQCD)

TIPOGRAPHICA

The Man Who Does Not Nod (HQCD)

Ref: FSD4995


Price: 26.99

Tipograhica were a leading Japanese progressive band, in a kind of jazz-rock / Frank Zappa mold. They were around from 1986 until 1998 and have pretty fervent fan base. This is a live album of free-flowing jazzy instrumentals and is considered a masterpiece by fans of the genre.

1. Naked Lunch 2. Tipographica's Worst Date 3. King's Golden Toilet 4. MC-500 in a Zen Room 5. The Turf Have Disorded Gravity 6. The Man Who Does Not Nod 7. A Smell of Gunpowder and a Flavour of She


God Says I Can't Dance (HQCD)

TIPOGRAPHICA

God Says I Can't Dance (HQCD)

Ref: FSD4996


Price: 26.99

Avant-garde progressive jazzy sounds on Tipographica's second studio album. Horns and drums in a Zappaesque sound of mid-tempo grooves.

1. Friends 2. Control Tower Says TP-1, Break Down 3. White Collar Worker vs. Black Rubber Man 4. The Last Ship is Going 5. Japanese Room (We Have no Zen) 6. Laughin' Photograph 7. Forest Tipographical 2


Akabana (HQCD)

SADAO CHINA

Akabana (HQCD)

Ref: FSD5000


Price: 22.99

Re-release from 1978 of Sadao China's first foray into Okinawan 'popular' music, featuring the hit 'Bye Bye Okinawa'.



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