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Midori Takada & Masahiko Satoh

Midori Takada & Masahiko Satoh - Lunar Cruise (WRWTFWW Records)

£17.99

RELEASED: 22nd September 2017
Vinyl LP + CD

Format:  Vinyl LP + cd
Cat No:  WRWTFWW020

A reissue of Midori Takada and Masahiko Satoh’s 1990 masterpiece Lunar Cruise - available on vinyl for the first time ever, as well as on CD, sourced from the original studio masters, with all new liner notes.

Arguably the best kept secret in Midori Takada’s fascinating discography, Lunar Cruise is an under the radar masterpiece that captures Takada (on marimba and minimal percussion set-up) and Satoh (on Korg M1 and Yamaha DX7II synths, Ensoniq EPS sampler, and acoustic piano) vibrantly fusing traditional African and Asian percussion with jazz, ambient, and minimalism. The album also features the great Haruomi Hosono (Yellow Magic Orchestra, Happy End...) and Kazutoki Umezu.

TRACKLISTING:

A1. Nahm
A2. Ancient Palace
A3. A Vanished Illusion
A4. Jyomuran
A5. Monody
B1. In "D"
B2. Madorone
B3. Chang-Dra
B4. Lunar Cruise

CD-1. Iron Paradise 
CD-2. Nahm 
CD-3. Ancient Palace 
CD-4. A Vanished Illusion 
CD-5. Jyomuran 
CD-6. Monody 
CD-7. In "D" 
CD-8. Madorone 
CD-9. Chang-Dra 
CD-10. Lunar Cruise