SOUTH AFRICA MOTHERLAND

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNEtTBuJO3I The Comforters - Immortal Words From The Comforters - Month-End Lover Released on Leopard Records, 1986, South-Africa First post in a while and we are back with an extract from one of our favorite records from South-Africa : Month-End Lover by the super great bubblegum band The Comforters. Immortal Words  is a strong example…Lire la suite SOUTH AFRICA MOTHERLAND

EXPERIMENTS IN POP VOL.2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=njdmH6fu2Vk Steve Beresford - Comfortable Gestures From Steve Beresford & Anne Marie Beretta ‎- Dancing The Line Released on Nato, 1986, France A few months ago, in a post called Experiments In Pop, we dealt with a great avant-pop record released on French label Nato, Flying Fortress by Tony Hymas. Well, it looks like Flying Fortress is not the only good album…Lire la suite EXPERIMENTS IN POP VOL.2

YAMA NO KYOKU

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JFo3DOTjhDE Mountain Tune - Triad From Mountain Tune - Bolero  Released on King Records, 1985, Japan A few months ago, we uploaded a smooth disco jam by Masanori Sasaji, a keyboardist who worked on many classic Japanese albums including Mariah's Utakata No Hibi and Yasuaki Shimizu's Kakashi. He's now back on OYT with a one-shot band, Mountain Tune, in…Lire la suite YAMA NO KYOKU

ALIVE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wSb-00SXfCs Ichiko Hashimoto - D.P. From Ichiko Hashimoto - Vivant Released on Polydor, 1986, Japan This beautiful lady is not your average good-looking J-pop singer, Ichiko Hashimoto is instead one of the most emblematic figures from the Japanese  experimental New Wave scene, releasing, alongside Atsuo Fujimoto, one of the most famous albums on Better Days, Colored…Lire la suite ALIVE

REMEMBERING 2004

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4Rvw7Q7xGk Hematic Sunsets - Crooning Maurer From Hematic Sunsets - Zu Gast Im Aroma Club Released on Klang Der Festung, 2004, Germany This is the most recent song we ever uploaded so far (apart from that Shackleton's song) but it's really hard to tell that it was recorded in 2004. Reminding of Yasuaki Shimizu's Kakashi, Crooning Maurer…Lire la suite REMEMBERING 2004

INVISIBLE MAZE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKUjnCXw9xs&feature=youtu.be Mkwaju Ensemble - Maximum Alpha From Mkwaju Ensemble - Ki-Motion Released on Better Days, 1981, Japan Mkwaju Ensemble is a Japanese unit formed by two percussionists , Midori Takada (whose solo album, Through The Looking Glass, recently gained a huge fame) and Yoji Sadanari. Ki-Motion is their second album but their only two albums were…Lire la suite INVISIBLE MAZE

HI MOTHERTRUCKER

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lDd5S5wemn4 President Rosko - C.B. Wrapper From President Rosko - French Connection Released on Magnet, 1981, France We're often complaining about the lack of information concerning an album or an artist we're mentioning on OYT, regretting that we don't have any good story to tell. This is definitively not the case of President Rosko, a legendary…Lire la suite HI MOTHERTRUCKER

LIGHT AS A FEATHER

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TClQF3cXi9Q Nando Carneiro - Paranóia From Nando Carneiro ‎- Violão Released on Carmo, Brazil Nando Carneiro is an acclaimed guitarist who's been working with jazz icons such as  John McLaughlin, John Scofield or Trilok Gurtu ; however, not only is he a great musician, he is also a great composer who released amazing solo albums, including Violão.…Lire la suite LIGHT AS A FEATHER