Happy Birthday Ryuichi Sakamoto. ‘Yellow Magic Solo’

This day (January 17, 1952), in Tokyo, Japan, is born Ryuichi Sakamoto, a Japanese musician, composer and actor.Tracklist : 1 . Minamata Main Theme (2020) 2 . The Sheltering Sky (2018) 3 . Alva Noto (2012) 4 . bibo no aozora (2008) 5 . Where is Amro (2007) 6 . Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence 7 . Undercooled (2005) 8 . w/ Caetano Veloso, Jaques Morelenbaum – Lindeza (1995) 9 . Psychedelic Afternoon…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 03/52

Roger Waters & Eric Clapton, Tommy Emmanuel & John Knowles, Ryuichi Sakamoto & Caetano Veloso, Junior Walker & Buddy Miles, Etta James & Chuck Berry, Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa, Ray Charles, Andy Williams, Cass Elliot & Elton John, Mick Taylor & Jack Bruce, Joe Perry, Slash & Johnny Depp, Bono & Johnny Depp, Brandi Carlile & Audioslave, Angelique Kidjo,…

Yellow Magic Orchestra close their world tour (1980)

December 27, 1980 - Yellow Magic Orchestra - that is Haruomi Hosono, Yukihiro Takahashi, Ryuichi Sakamoto 一 (and his wife Akiko Yano) - performs in Tokyo, Japan at Nippon Budokan. This is the last concert of their world tour which started in Oxford, England in October

Eric Clapton releases his tenth album : ‘August’ (1986)

Eric Clapton's 'August' is his tenth studio album mostly produced by Phil Collins and released on November 24, 1986 by Duck / Warner Bros.1 . Run (w/ Friends ) 2 . It's In The Way That You Use It 3 . Tearing Us Apart (w/ Friends ) 4 . Tearing Us Apart (w/ Sheryl Crow, 69th Regiment Armory, NYC, 1996/9/12) 5 . Holy Mother (w/ Friends) Track Listing : 1.It'S In The Way That You Use It (Eric…

Virgin publish David Sylvian’s fourth album : ‘Secrets of the Beehive’ co-produced with Steve Nye (1987)

David Sylvian's "Secrets of the Beehive" is his fourth solo album co-produced with Steve Nye, featuring Ryuichi Sakamoto, Mark Isham among other guests and released on November 7, 1987 by Virgin.1 . September / Under Ingrids Wings (Bari Italy, Time Zones Festival, 1995) 2 . September (Yokohama, 11/10/1995) 3 . The Boy With The Gun 4 . The Boy With The Gun 5 . Maria / Wasn't I Joe? 6 . Maria…

David Sylvian releases ‘Brilliant Trees,’ his first solo album (1984)

David Sylvian's 'Brilliant Trees' is his first solo album produced with Steve Nye and released on June 25, 1984 by Virgin.1 . Pulling Punches (Royal Festival Hall London, Nov 4th 1995) 2 . Pulling Punches 3 . Nostalgia 4 . The Ink In The Well 5 . Weathered Wall 6 . Red Guitar 7 . Brilliant Trees Track Listing : 1.Pulling Punches (David Sylvian) - 05:02 . 2.The Ink In The Well (David Sylvian) -…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°127 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

The Teardrop Explodes, Eurythmics, Working Week, Voice Of The Beehive, Rick Springfield, Dead Or Alive, Ryuichi Sakamoto . Thomas Dolby, The Church, The Style Council, Sisters of Mercy, Iggy Pop, UltravoxThey are the performers of twelve vintage amusing, puzzling and sometimes shocking videos of songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (11/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source)…

Jobim Para Dois (ou Três)

From 'How Insensitive' to 'Corcovado', we have mixed 20 'Brazilian Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Duos doing Jobim's Classics'. It has Nana Caymmi & César Camargo, Antonio Carlos Jobim & Elis Regina, Yamandu Costa & Ze Paulo Becker, Sergio Mendes & Cannonball Adderley and many more.