Enoken (1904-1970) is known as the comedy king of showa, very popular in Japan before and after the second world war, appearing in films, operettas, theater, radio and TV. This 2 CD set is a collaboration with the great composer Toriroh Miki. Disc 1 features music performed by Enoken from his film career, written by Toriroh. Disc 2 is of Enoken's legendary radio programmes including comedy and drama. Listening to this, gives a real taste of 1940s and 50s Japan.