Colored Music

Haruomi Hosono

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Colored Music

Jazz Ambient, Modern Classical Reissue - Jazz

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Le duo Colored Music formé en 1980 de Atsuo Fujimoto et Ichiko Hashimoto dévoile un mix de new wave cosmique, disco peu conventionnelle et synth-pop avant garde, et saupoudré de funk electronique un peu hybride. Le groupe a été retracé via le Tokyo Jazz Club et toute la scène allemande, proche de Jazzanova, lors du retour de la nu-disco. Plus de 36 ans après cet album, cette réédition va permettre de les rétablir sur la carte des avant gardistes electronique pop. Disponible en CD et LP.

Réédition de l'album japonais culte sortie 1981. Disponible pour la première fois depuis 1981 en CD et LP. Liner notes par digger, journaliste écrivain et légende Chee Shimizu.

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WRWTFWW Records is deliriously happy to announce the reissue of the 1981 self-titled album from cult Japanese duo Colored Music, available on vinyl (housed in a Stoughton tip-on sleeve) and digipack CD, with liner notes by digger, curator, connoisseur, writer and legend Chee Shimizu.

An incredible mix of cosmic new wave, unconventional disco, avant-garde synth pop, and hybrid electronic funk, Colored Music is enchantingly unique, a sort of experimental and magnetizing take on David Bowie’s Berlin Trilogy with a psychedelic Haruomi Hosono touch. From the groovy post-punk glam title track to the proto-house dance floor killer "Heartbeat", Ichiko Hashimoto and Atsuo Fujimoto hit all the right (and sometimes not-exactly-right-but-truly-genius) notes to create the odd and beautiful, an unparalleled audio escape to the best elsewhere you can think of.

Also playing on the album are celebrated musicians Mansaku Kimura, Shuichi “Ponta” Murakami (Pacific, KI-Motion by MKWAJU ensemble, collaborations with Jun Fukamachi, Yasuaki Shimizu, Haruomi Hosono…) Kiyohiko Semba, Tamio "Doyo" Kawabata, Pecker (Pecker Power recently reissued by Rush Hour) and Tatsuhiko Hizawa.

Tracklist :
A1. Colored Music
A2. Anticipation
A3. Ei Sei Raku
A4. Sanctuary
B1. Too Much Money
B2. Love Hallucination
B3. Third Eye - Clear Light
B4. Heartbeat

Label : WRWTFWW

Haruomi Hosono