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Space Bop #350    June 18, 2006

Japanese Soundtrack Mania

This week, yes, it's Japanese soundtracks - there's a lot of interesting soundtrack music coming from Japan, much of it virtually unknown outside of Asia.  Today we'll be playing some old favourites and some new discoveries, mainly noir and beat styles...enjoy!
 
Artist Song Album/Disc Label (Year)
 
Konishi Yasuharu Beat No Tatsujin Beatmania Soundtracks: The Sound of Tokyo! King (2001)
Take Rodriguez & His Exotic Arkestra Game of Exotica Beatmania Soundtracks: The Sound of Tokyo! King (2001)
The Orangers Blast Off! Beatmania Soundtracks: The Sound of Tokyo! King (2001)
Captain Funk Bang Baa-an!! Monday (OST) Jaspac
Captain Funk Hippy Happy Monday (OST) Jaspac
 
- Cherche le vagabond Tokyo Drifter (OST)
Toshiaki Tsushima - (4 tracks) The Yakuza Papers -
Ibe Harumi 2,3 Beats! Styled to Kill Polystar
 
- Branded Theme Branded To Kill -
Hirose Kenjiro Another Peter Gunn Styled to Kill Polystar
Hirose Kenjiro Surfin in the Underworld Styled to Kill Polystar
- Goldeneye Styled to Kill Polystar
Toshiaki Tsushima Toho Mark Cops vs Thugs -
Toshiaki Tsushima Main Title: The Chase Cops vs Thugs -
Toshiaki Tsushima Hisano & Hirotani Cops vs Thugs -
Toshiaki Tsushima Bribe Suspect Cops vs Thugs -
Takeshi Kitano A Road to a Post Town (Alternative mix) Zatoichi (OST) -
 
Comoestas Mambo Tango No. 5 Beatmania Soundtracks: The Sound of Tokyo! King (2001)
Captain Funk Twist & Shout Monday (OST) Jaspac

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