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

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 : Minamata Main Theme (2020) . The Sheltering Sky (2018) . Alva Noto (2012) . bibo no aozora (2008) . Where is Amro (2007) . Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence . Undercooled (2005) . w/ Caetano Veloso, Jaques Morelenbaum – Lindeza (1995) . Psychedelic Afternoon (1994) . Tibetan Dance…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 51/52

Joe Cocker, The Clash, The Rolling Stones, The Alan Parsons Project, Morrissey, Dire Straits, Keith Richards, Chicago, The Who, Yellow Magic Orchestra, Alphaville, Roxy MusicThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 267 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Joe Cocker . You Can Leave Your Hat On Lifted from : We…

Fire Departments

From 'Burnin' Coal' to 'Fuegos artificiales' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Four Elements (Fire)'. It has Jazz Crusaders, Sonora Ponceña, Eddie Harris, Celia Cruz and many more.

Sidemen

From 'Ide's Side' to 'Roll On The Left Side' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Sides '. "Sidemen" has Gerry Mulligan Quartet, Lee Morgan, Joe Henderson, Jimmy Smith and many more.