Ryo Kawasaki - Selected Works 1979 to 1983
Format: 12 Inch
Feature: Picture Sleeve
Catalogue No.: NUNS008
Release Date: July 2020
Genre: Electronic, Jazz
A1 Dreams for Radha Part I, II and III
A2 You Are The Sunlight
B1 Frost Bite
B2 Hawaiian Caravan
After the sublime releases of parts 1 and 2 from B.J. Smiths Between Ship and Shore 3 part EP series, we take a breather before we get to the final part to bring you these selections from Japanese Jazz and electronic music legend, Ryo Kawasaki...
We have gone through Ryo's extensive catalogue to bring you a section of what we consider are his finest works, but to be honest we could have easily added 20 more to this list.
Take a small journey through the amazing repertoire of Ryo with the 5 tracks that take in sublime jazz through to out there electronic vibes.
This release comes with extensive sleevenotes by Marc Rowlands via his interview with Ryo in October 2015 Ryo Kawasaki 'Selected Works 1979 to 1983 NuNorthern Soul....
A1. Dreams for Radha Part I, II and III taken from Mirror of my Mind 1979.
A2. You Are The Sunlight taken from Little Tree 1980.
AA1. Frost Bite taken from Sapporo 1980.
AA2. Hawaiian Caravan taken from Ryo featuring Concierto De Aranjuez 1982.
AA3. Caravan taken from Lucky Lady 1983.
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Ross Alan, UK
Mark Broadbent, Ibiza
Que Sakamoto, Tokyo, Japan
Greg Fenton, DMC Update, UK
Mark Bailey, Further In Fusion, Radio Corax, Germany
Aly Gillani, First Word Records, UK
Michael Rutten, Germany
Dom Servini, WahWah45 records, Amazing Radio, UK
Ezequiel Lodeiro, Soul Food, Buenos Aires, Argentina