Maia is a French / Japanese vocalist, flautist and sax player with a Japanese chindon band. She is the daughter of French actor/singer Pierre Barouh, born in Tokyo and raised in Paris. This is her compilation of Japanese roots underground music and very good it is too, with many of the Far Side's favourite artists such as Oki, Mizuki Nakamura, Kazutoki Umezu, Nami Makioka and other little known but equally deserving artists.
1. Mizuki Nakamura / Iwaizuke 2. Oki / Kane Ren Ren 3. Moto / Amembo 4. Kousuke Atari / Honen Bushi 5. Kazutoki Umezu / In Walked Bado 6. Nami Makioka / Yoisura Bushi 7. Momonashi / Itsukushiyama 8. Asterisk / YK Opus 07 9. Kazumi Fukagawa / Marutake 10. Maricamizki / Tokunusamidake Bushi 11. Chindon Brass Kingyo / My Favourite Things 12. Katan Hibiya / Kitchen Rare Ryhthm 13. Ray & Maia / Kaze 14. Kabocha Shokai / Chanson Menier 15. Masako Togawa / Olga 16. Elna Fergamo / Oishii Mizu 17. Romanesque / Mademoiselle 18. Kabocha Shokai / Konya wa Shiawase 19. Oki / Uosaa