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Akiyama, Tetuzi / Jason Kahn / Toshimaru Nakamura: Between Two

Label: Meena
Product Code: 20359
Catalog Code: meenna-995
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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A subtly complex and sophisticated album of electroacoustic improvisation from the trio of Japanese sound artists Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar) and Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board) and Switzerland-based American drummer Jason Kahn performing live at Ftarri in Suidobashi, Tokyo, during Kahn's stay in Japan, a rich and detailed exploration.


International Nothing, The: The Dark Side of Success

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 19965
Catalog Code: ftarri-218
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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The duo of Berlin clarinetists Kai Fagaschinski and Michael Thieke (The Magic I.D.) create rich, evolving soundscapes using tones and odd interjections in unison and in dissonance, dark works of subtle beauty in unique sound oriented compositions.


Davies, Rhodri / John Butcher: Routing Lynn

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 19911
Catalog Code: ftarri-217
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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Chris Watson recorded John Butcher on acoustic & amplified sax and Rhodri Davies on acoustic & electric harp in Routing Lynn in Northumberland, then joined them live at a festival in Gateshead where the duo played alongside Watson's reworked recordings.


Kawaguchi / Olive / Oshiro: Airs

Label: 845 Audio
Product Code: 19826
Catalog Code: 845-5
Country: Japan
 
Price: $11.95



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Using guidelines related to form, time, sound source and density, the trio of Tim Olive on magnetic pickups, Takahiro Kawaguchi and Makoto Oshiro on self-made instruments, recorded these compositions live, named for the atmosphere of the recording environment.


Acid Mothers Temple SWR: Yes, No & Perhaps

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 19627
Catalog Code: MGC-45
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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Acid Mother Temple SWR merge's AMT's Kawabata Kakoto (guitar, voice,) and Tsuyama Atsushi (bass, vocals, sax) with Yoshida Tatsuya (Ruins, Koenji Hyakkei, &c), here in their 6th release, crazy prog-oriented rock of indescribable insanity and skill!


Olive, Tim / Anne-F Jacques : Dominion Mills

Label: 845 Audio
Product Code: 19337
Catalog Code: 845-4
Country: Japan
 
Price: $11.95



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Anne-F Jacques performs on rotating devices, small electric motors which are modified, manipulated and amplified, and Tim Olive plays magnetic pickups, here recording 3 studio works of unusual and inspired improvisations.


Gato Libre: DuDu

Label: Libra
Product Code: 19071
Catalog Code: 104-035
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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The first Gato Libre release since the passing of bassist Norikatsu Koreyasu, adding trombonist Yasuko Kaneko alongside leader Natsuki Tamura on trumpet, Satoko Fujii on accordion, and Kazuhiko Tsumura on guitar, for eight beautiful, melodic "free cat" recordings.


Fujii, Satoko New York Orchestra: Shiki

Label: Libra
Product Code: 19070
Catalog Code: 215-036
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Satoko Fujii's amazing Orchestra New York returns with a composition that she describes as "a picture that extends beyond the canvas", performed with Oscar Noriega, Briggan Krauss, Ellery Eskelin, Tony Malaby, Andy Laster, Herb Robertson, Steven Bernstein, &c &c.


Korekyojinn (Tatsuya / Natsuki / Mitsuru): Jackson [2014 Remaster] (incl "Kaleidoscope" and "Yes Medley")

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 18929
Catalog Code: MGC-29C
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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A 2014 reissue of this 2006 release, adding a complete 10.5 minute version of "Kaleidoscope", and an amazing "Yes Medley", from the trio of drummer Yoshida Tatsuya, bassist Nasuno Mitsuru, and guitarist Kido Natsuki.


Kahn, Jason / Tim Olive: Two Sunrise

Label: 845 Audio
Product Code: 18866
Catalog Code: 845-3
Country: Japan
 
Price: $12.95



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The first meetings of Jason Kahn (analog electronic) and Tim Olive (one-string magnetic pickup device) recording in a studio session in Kyoto, 2012 for four eventful and intricately structured works with a distinct developmental momentum.


Sax Ruins: Blimmguass [JAPANESE EDITION]

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 18389
Catalog Code: MGC 44
Country: Japan
 
Price: $19.95



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The second Sax Ruins album with Tatsuya Yoshida (drums) and Ono Ryoko (alto sax) with guest Ryuichi Yoshida on baritone sax, performing new arrangements of Ruins works including "Vrresto", "Refusal Fossil", &c.


World Heritage, The: Live At Goodman

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 18388
Catalog Code: MGC-45
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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The World Heritage in their 5th release recorded live at Tokyo's Akihabara Goodman in 2012, amazing improvised instrumental rock from Tatsuya Yoshida (drums), Seiichi Yamamoto (guitar), Natsuki Kido (guitar), Yuji Katsui (violin) and Mitsuru Nasuno (bass).


Tamura, Natsuki: Dragon Nat

Label: Libra
Product Code: 17845
Catalog Code: 101-032
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Using Gato Libre's music as the direction for his first solo album since 2004, trumpeter Natsuki Tamura releases an album of powerful and personal playing with a surreal flow of ideas, impish humor, and restrained joy.


Fujii, Satoko: Gen Himmel

Label: Libra
Product Code: 17844
Catalog Code: 201-033
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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A hauntingly beautiful set of solo piano works from Japanese pianist Satoko Fujii, subtle work that belies her incredible techincal skill through beautifully paced and meditative music.


Kaze: Tornado

Label: Circum-Libra
Product Code: 17843
Catalog Code: 202
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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With two trumpets, drums and piano, Kaze's 2nd release with Satoko Fujii, Natsuki Tamura, and Muzzix members Christian Pruvost and Peter Orins, hits like the album title, but surprises with contrasts from torrential power to beautiful melodic interplay.


Fujii, Satoko New Trio: Spring Storm

Label: Libra
Product Code: 17687
Catalog Code: 203-034
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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A set of new trio compositions from pianist Satoko Fujii with bassist Todd Nicholson and drummer/percussionist Takashi Itani, a magnificent set of compositions for the transformative season.


Mouri, Katsura / Tim Olive: Various Histories

Label: 845 Audio
Product Code: 17564
Catalog Code: 845-2
Country: Japan
 
Price: $12.95



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The first release from the duo of Katsura Mouri and Tim Olive was recorded near Kyoto on a sweltering summer day in 2010, heard in these gritty and rich ea-improv pieces from Tim Olive on pickups and metals, and Mouri on turntables.


Kazuhisa, Uchihashi / Yoshida Tatsuya: Improvisations 4 [DVD AUDIO + IMAGES]

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 17240
Catalog Code: MGMD-01
Country: Japan
 
Price: $18.95



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The 4th improvisation release of drummer Yoshida Tatsuya (Ruins, Koenji, &c) and guitarist Uchihasi Kazuhisa (Altered States) is a DVD audio release presenting 36 remarkable live tracks from 6 concerts recorded 2004-2012.


Olive, Tim / Alfredo Costa Monteiro: 33 Bays

Label: 845 Audio
Product Code: 16953
Catalog Code: 845-1
Country: Japan
 
Price: $12.95



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Captured during a Japan tour by the duo of Tim Olive (one-string electric guitar) and Alfredo Costa Monteiro (electro-acoustic devices), this live studio recording showcases the duo's attunement and dramatic sense of structure.


Kazuhisa / Tatsuya / Satoshi: Deposition & Erosion

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 16908
Catalog Code: MGC-43
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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The dynamic duo of drummer Yoshida Tatsuya (Ruins, Korekyojin, Koenji Hyakkei) and guitarist Uchihashi Kazuhisa (Altered States, Ground Zero) meet in the studio with pianist Mishiba Satoshi for ten multi-tracked rock improvisations of great diversity, power and beauty.


Tamura, Natsuki / Satoko Fujii: MUKU

Label: Libra
Product Code: 16619
Catalog Code: 102-031
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Trumpeter Tamura and pianist Fujii return to the duo they've been recording for more than 15 years to explore a more quiet and lyrical side of their collaboration by reimagining compositions originally written for Tamura's Gato Libre quartet.


Gato Libre: Forever

Label: Libra
Product Code: 16618
Catalog Code: 104-030
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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The 5th release from the Japanese quartet of trumpeter Natsuki Tamura, Satoko Fujii, here on accordian, the late bassist Norikatsu Koreyasu, and guitarist Kazuhiko Tsumura, beautiful free form improvisation performed live in concert in 2011.


Teneleven (Nasuno Mitsuru): Teneleven

Label: Doubtmusic
Product Code: 15972
Catalog Code: dmf-144
Country: Japan
 
Price: $20.95



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Nasuno Mitsuru (Altered States, Seijaku, Korkyojin, &c) in a new band with two synthesizers, bass, and drums, rock in a Heldon/Tangerine Dream mode using modern electroacoustic principles for richly hypnotic electronic music.


World Heritage, The: Travelling Silk Road

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 15784
Catalog Code: MGC-42
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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Live recordings of drummer Yoshida Tatsuya's World Heritage band from Koenji HIGH in 2009, condensing and editing the show into one incredible hour of sophisticated rock improvisation.


Ishiwarizakura: Okuno Hosomichi

Label: Magaibutsu Limited
Product Code: 15615
Catalog Code: MGC-40
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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A live recording of this quartet from the Iwate Prefecture in the Tohoku region of Japan, improvised and impressive rock from Yoshida Tatsuya (drums), Nasuno Mitsuru (bass), Kita Naoki (violin) and Murakami Naoki (guitar).


Sorites Paradox: Sorites Paradox

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 15614
Catalog Code: MGC-38
Country: Japan
 
Price: $12.00



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Eccentric Japanese vocalist Makigami Koichi joins Ruins/Korekyojinn drummer Yoshida Tatsuya, Altered States guitarist Uchihashi Kazuhisa, and Shimizu Kazuto (Hikasu) for an album of impressive and slightly deranged rock.


Korekyojinn with Tsuboy Akihisa: Doldrums

Label: Magaibutsu Limited
Product Code: 15613
Catalog Code: MGC-41
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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Korekyojinn (Yoshida Tatsuya, Nasuno Mitsuru and Kido Natuski) in their 7th release, joined by violinist Akihisa Tsuboy, recorded live at Tokyo's Koenji High, Lush, and Missions from 2008-2010.


Machida, Yoshio: Steelpan Improvisations : 2001-2008

Label: Yoshio Machida
Product Code: 15389
Catalog Code: YM0901
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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Yoshio Machida's steelpan live recordings in Europe and Japan between 2001-2008; including early pieces by combination of self-made steelpan Gamelan sound and computer to recent acoustic steelpan pieces.


Akiyama, Tetuzi / Takuji Kawai: Transition

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 15070
Catalog Code: ftarri-997
Country: Japan
 
Price: $8.20



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Eight duo improvisations on acoustic guitar and piano, with pianist Kawai preparing the piano with bolts, threads, &c. and Akiyama switching between prepared and slide guitar.


Hirsch, Shelley & Kazuhisa Uchihashi: DUETS - 10 years after

Label: Innocent Records
Product Code: 14774
Catalog Code: icr-016
Country: Japan
 
Price: $23.95



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10 years after their first CD, Japanese improvising guitarist Uchihashi Kazuhisa met NY free vocalist Shelley Hirsch at Roulette in NYC and at Cafe Oto in London to record these exceptional duets.


Kanon (Aki Takase, Kazuhisa Uchihashi, Axel Dorner): Beauty Is The Thing

Label: Doubtmusic
Product Code: 14768
Catalog Code: dmf-141
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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The trio of pianist Aki Takase, guitarist/daxophonist Kazuhisa Uchihashi, and trumpeter Axel Dorner in an exploration of informed and exquisite dialog in acoustic and electric improvisation.


Kaze: Rafale

Label: Circum-Libra
Product Code: 14677
Catalog Code: 201
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Kaze brings together Japan's incredible improviser-composers, trumpeter Natsuki Tamura and pianist Satoko Fujii, with trumpeter Christian Pruvost and drummer Peter Orins from the French improvisers collective Muzzix.


Fujii, Satoko Orchestra New York: ETO

Label: Libra
Product Code: 14676
Catalog Code: 215-029
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Satoko Fujii Orchestra New York in a work based on the Chinese zodiac, referred to as "Eto", in a celebration of husband and trumpeter Natsuki Tamura's 60th birthday, and of the 12 animals of the zodiac.


Fujii, Satoko Min-Yoh Ensemble: Watershed

Label: Libra
Product Code: 14675
Catalog Code: 204-028
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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After studying jazz and classical music, pianist Satoko Fujii became interested in Min-Yoh, which means folk music in Japanese; this is her 2nd lovely and powerful release with her Min-Yoh Ensemble.


Kazuhisa, Uchihashi and Sotoyama Akira: Uchisoto 1

Label: Innocent Records
Product Code: 14280
Catalog Code: ICR-015
Country: Japan
 
Price: $19.16



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Altered States guitarist Uchihashi Kazuhisa in a set of improvised duos with drummer and percussionist Akira Sotoyama, a frequent player with Otomo, Haco, &c.


Machida, Yoshio: The Spirit of Beauty

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 14065
Catalog Code: 011
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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A soundtrack for their first retrospective exhibition at Mori Art Center in Tokyo in 2009-2010 commissioned to Yoshio Machida by legendary French jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels.


Talugung: Anura

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 14064
Catalog Code: 012
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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Canadian artist Ryan Waldron (The Riderless) works with collected and constructed instruments, here in a mystic release inspired by the sound and polyrhythms of frogs.


Ohanami: Ohanami

Label: Wonderyou / Nature Bliss
Product Code: 14063
Catalog Code: WNDU 002
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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Drummer and percussionist Tatsuhisa Yamamoto meets steelpan player Yoshio Machida for an album of rhythmic and melodic intersections with electronic underpinnings.


Acid Mothers Temple SWR & Umezu Kazutoki: Sax & The City

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 13980
Catalog Code: DQC-613 / MGC-37
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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A live multitrack recording from 2009 of the collaboration of Acid Mothers Temple SWR - Kawabata Makoto, Tsuyama Atushi, and Yoshida Tatsuya - with saxophonist Umezu Kazutoki.


Korekyojin: Tundra

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 13979
Catalog Code: DQC-612 / MGC-37
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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The Korekyojinn power rock trio of drummer Yoshida Tatsuya, guitarist Kido Natsuki and bassist Nasuno Mitsuru in their 4th album of intense, complex, and exultant rock.


Gato Libre: Nomad

Label: No Man's Land
Product Code: 13274
Catalog Code: NML0634
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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Trumpeter Natsuki Tamura and Satoko Fujii on accordion with guitarist Kazuhiko Tsumura and bassist Nirkatsu Koreyasu in their 2nd Gato Libre release, sophisticated, upbeat, melodic jazz.


International Nothing, The (Fagaschinski / Thieke): Less Action, Less Excitement, Less Everything

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 13214
Catalog Code: 219
Country: Japan
 
Price: $17.95



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Masters of tonality, in their 2nd release the dual clarinets of Kai Fagaschinski and Michael Thieke are heard without any guest musicians, making a rich, gorgeous album of tense timbres.


Walk With the Penguin: Steal a Spoon for You

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 13119
Catalog Code: amorfon009
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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Steelpan and electronics player and Amorfon label leader Yoshio Machida met the Serbian CINC band for these sophisticated and lovely post-rock pieces recorded in Belgrade, 2006.


Kindermusik: Improvised Music by Babies

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 13118
Catalog Code: amorfon005
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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10 babies under 1.5 years old are gathered from several countries to improvise on zither, piano, steel pan, toy turntable or computer-controlled pacifier with unlikely results.


Machida, Yoshio: Naada

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 13117
Catalog Code: amorfon006
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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Tokyo based transboundary sound & visual artist Yoshio Machida in his 2006 4th release of steel pan music, here solo or multi-tracked without electronics in 7 pieces including one inspired by Satie.


Fujii, Satoko Orchestra Tokyo: Zakopane

Label: Libra
Product Code: 12781
Catalog Code: 216-027
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Pianist-composer Satoko Fujii's Orchestra Tokyo formed in 1999 to perform her compositions, music that spans a wide range of styles and moods, complemented by a great set of soloists.


Gato Libre (Tamura / Fujii / Tsumura / Koreyasu): Shiro

Label: Libra
Product Code: 12780
Catalog Code: 104-026
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Trumpeter Natsuki Tamura & bassist Norikatsu Koreyasu's Gato Libre with Satoko Fujii on accordion and guitarist Kazuhiko Tsumara, in their 4th release, beautifully melodic improvisation.


First Meeting (Tamura / Fujii / Churko / Yamamoto): Cut The Rope

Label: Libra
Product Code: 12779
Catalog Code: 104-025
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Trumpeter Tamura in an album of improvisational fragmentation, textural and timbral explorations, and rapid-fire juxtapositions that create kaleidoscopic sound collages.


Miimo: Live at Super Deluxe

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 12638
Catalog Code: miimo2
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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Miimo are a Japanese dub & electronica group consisting of Yoshio Machida, Norihide Saji and Tatsu, whose tracks have appeared in documentaries and TV spots throughout Japan.


Miimo: miimo 2

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 12637
Catalog Code: miimo2-2009
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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Miimo are a Japanese dub & electronica group consisting of Yoshio Machida, Norihide Saji and Tatsu, whose tracks have appeared in documentaries and TV spots throughout Japan.