It’s all too easy to compare Sangatsu’s music to the big names of post-rock. Even the band fit the model: three guitarists and two drummers, with programming and field recordings. But turning up the volume exposes surprising depth. A single plucked guitar opens the album Still Life. The sound is sustained, dragged out; it [...]
* Japanese Mini-LP Limited CD Edition, Reissue
Recorded in March 1970. Originally released 1970 on Columbia in Japan under the ‘label’ “Groove Sound Series”.
Reissued by P-Vine Records / Universounds in their “Deep Jazz Reality” / “Japanese Rare Groove” series. This was the first CD reissue.
1. Theme～Mustache – 8:02
2. Tak’s Tune – 4:23
3. Joint – 4:58
“Over the last 50 years of the 20th Century, the world has been in such turmoil. Today, more than ever, Mankind continues to face so many negative influences. So, many years ago, I decided to make it my musical mission composing ‘Happy Music For Smiles and Laughs’ to contribute by bringing more optimism, humor and [...]