TAGS 'RYUICHI SAKAMOTO'

  • RYUICHI SAKAMOTO

    ARTISTS

    "Award-winning composer and musician Ryuichi Sakamoto has made a career of crossing musical and technological boundaries. Sakamoto has experimented with, and excelled in, many different musical styles, making a name for himself in popular, orchestral, and film music. Never one to be satisfied with the status quo, Sakamoto continues to…"
  • OCEAN FIRE

    RELEASES

    "Christopher Willits and Ryuichi Sakamoto’s new release, Ocean Fire, is a sublime soundtrack for the ocean. It is an intense and stirring wash of cascading tones and textured harmony. Willits + Sakamoto surprise with rare form in this collaboration, creating a sound world unlike anything they have produced previously. Each…"
  • LOOK FOR ME HERE

    RELEASES

    "Look For Me Here is Solo Andata’s accompanying single to their self-titled, full-length 12k album (12k1056) which, in addition to Solo Andata’s album mix, includes two exquisite remixes from Japanese legend Ryuichi Sakamoto and 12k visionary Giuseppe Ielasi. With “Chorale”, Sakamoto progressively transforms Solo Andata’s rich and bittersweet work of…"
  • CHRISTOPHER WILLITS: TOKAFI (2008)

    INTERVIEWS

    "Right now, Christopher Willits is a happy man: The sun is shining, he is working on new music and 12k have just published "Ocean Fire", his musical meeting with Japanse legend Ryuichi Sakamoto, an album which he calls "another dream that has become very tangible"."
  • 12K1046-HIS VOICE

    REVIEWS

    "Legendární japonská postava Ryuichi Sakamoto se v poslední době věnuje především boji za ochranu životního prostředí a hudebním spolupracím s muzikanty z nezávislé scény"
  • “OCEAN FIRE” ON SALE THROUGH NOVEMBER

    NEWS

    "In celebration of the completion of his successful US Tour for “Playing The Piano”, Ryuichi Sakamoto’s CD with Christopher Willits, Ocean Fire, is on sale for half price throughout the month of november."
  • SAKAMOTO+VITIELLO+DEUPREE: KIZUNAWORLD.ORG

    NEWS

    "Time and place converged and allowed a rare musical meeting between Ryuichi Sakamoto, Stephen Vitiello, and Taylor Deupree. Together they created a piece of music for Kizunaworld, Sakamoto’s endeavour to help the struggling recovery in Japan. Please donate and and receive a piece of music from a list contributing artists.…"
  • 12K1076-VITAL WEEKLY

    REVIEWS

    "Highly careful, meditative music; but not always just careful, or just silent."
  • 12K1076-TINY MIX TAPES

    REVIEWS

    "Deupree and Sakamoto clearly took time to weave their sound sources into a synthesized whole."
  • 12K1076-ECLAT

    REVIEWS

    "Sakamoto und Deupree liefern mit “Disappearance” epische Inszenierungen der Stille und Reduktion. Das ist keine Musik, die man nebenbei hört. Es ist aber Musik, in der man sich verlieren kann."
  • 12K1076-PLAYGROUND

    REVIEWS

    "Piezas que respetan la vocación minimalista y el gusto por los silencios del pianista japonés, pero que además añaden un velo de irrealidad, una cierta ligereza climática, que emborrona los sentidos del oyente y lo sumerge en una especie de trance."
  • 12K1076-HUNGER CULTURE

    REVIEWS

    "...los dos artistas, que sin esfuerzo crearon un lenguaje musical unificado bajo una idea común de reflexión y de incursión en detalles extraídos de la naturaleza propia del ser humano."
  • 12K1076-NORMAN RECORDS

    REVIEWS

    "Sakamoto and Deupree have found an almost telepathic connection through their music."
  • 12K1076-LOOPCL

    REVIEWS

    "The album offers a warm atmosphere with its beautiful and brief piano notes..."
  • 12K1076-RADIO STUDENT

    REVIEWS

    "Na deževen dan se vedno nekaj skrije, izgine. Vsaj za trenutek."
  • 12K1076-SEEK SICK SOUND

    REVIEWS

    "...You forget that the world around you just diseappeared."
  • 12K1076-FLUID RADIO

    REVIEWS

    "Sakamoto’s still piano, which seems to be intent on hovering between the keys."
  • SAKAMOTO + DEUPREE AND MOSKITOO

    NEWS

    "The new releases from Ryuichi Sakamoto + Taylor Deupree (Disappearance) and Moskitoo (Mitosis) have had a wonderful launch and a slew of fantastic reviews."
  • 12K1076-BRAINWASHED

    REVIEWS

    "Minimalist brilliance."
  • 12K1076-POLYPHONIA

    REVIEWS

    "Nie poleciłbym tej płyty osobie, która chciałaby dopiero wejść w ten świat – no chyba, że ma zamiar od razu wskoczyć na głęboką wodę."