Label: PSF Records / Modern Music
Released: 25 Sep 1995
Genre: Free-Jazz / Free-Improvisation / Avant-Garde / Japanese-Underground
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Enka is a style of Japanese popular song roughly corresponding to American blues and country music, French chanson and Italian canzone. The sound of enka is deeply rooted in the souls of Japanese people, and famous enka songs continue to be sung and hummed wherever this music exists.
In this album, Umezu’s exceptional sensitivity and taste [...]
*Japanese Edition, Paper sleeve CD
june 2007 re-release; finally, the last missing piece in the jinya-disc / masayuki takayanagi puzzle: his 1975 new direction unit” quartet date “april is the cruelest month” (originally slated for release on the legendary esp-disk’, but alas stollman folded the label just after preparations had begun…) reissued in a lovely [...]
(Japanese JewelCase Edition with Japanese Obi sleeve)
Long-awaited official reissue of the rarest of all recordings by mercurial, live fast and die young alto hero Kaoru Abe.
Originally released sometime in 1973 or 1974 on the Sound Works label out of Osaka, this was a bootleg LP of Abe in full-flowing solo action. The records came in [...]