Awakening (Clear Blue Vinyl)

Awakening (Clear Blue Vinyl)
HIROSHI SATO FEATURING WENDY MATTHEWS
44.99
OUT OF STOCKSKU: FSL7733

Product Description

Previously released on vinyl in 2016, this time repressed on clear blue vinyl at the Sony factory in Japan, recutting by Bernie Grundman on the high spec source digitally converted from the original master tapes to 96KHz/24bit. Originally released in 1982, after Sato had moved back to Tokyo after living in Los Angeles, and signing for Alfa Records. As a keyboard player, Sato has been on many classic albums in Japan, and collaborted with Haruomi Hosono and Tin Pan Alley, as well as playing with Randy Crawford, Maria Muldaur, Spencer Davis and many others while living in Los Angeles. The vocalist is Canadian/Australian singer Wendy Matthews, who he had worked with in Los Angeles. This album is also notable for Sato's use of the Linn LM-1 drum machine. Guests included Tatsuro Yamashita, Matsuki Tsunehide and Yuji Toriyama,

Side A
1. Awakening
2. You're My Baby
3. Blue and Moody Music
4. Only a Love Affair
5. Love and Peace

Side B
6. From Me To You
7. I Can't Wait
8. It Isn't Easy
9. Awakening
10. Say Goodbye