Yellow Magic Orchestra

(Japan 78 – 84)

 

Official Pre-79 Releases:

Yellow Magic Orchestra

Yellow Magic Orchestra LP (Alfa, ALR 6012) recorded Sep 78, released Nov 78
Tracks: Computer Game “Theme From The Circus”, Firecracker, Simoon, Cosmic Surfin’, Computer Game “Theme From The Invader”, Tong Poo, La Femme Chinoise, Bridge Over Troubled Music, Mad Pierrot, Acrobat

Various Artists – Alfa Fusion Best Selections LP (Alfa, ALFA 1002) released 78
Tracks: Tong Poo

Harry Hosono & Yellow Magic Orchestra

Tong Poo 12″ (Alfa, ALFA 1001) released 78
Tracks: Tong Poo, Fire Cracker

Paraiso LP (Alfa, ALR 6003) released 78
Tracks: Tokio Rush, Shimendoka, Japanese Rhumba, Asatoya Yunta, Fujiyama Mama, Femme Fatale, Shambala Signal, Worry Beads, Paraiso

Ryuichi Sakamoto, Toshiyuki Tsuchitori

Disappointment-Hateruma LP (ALM, AL-7) released 76
Tracks: Aya, Utsuwa No Naka, Musique Differencielle 1, Musique Differencielle 2

Ryuichi Sakamoto

Thousand Knives Of LP (Better Days, YX-7586-ND) released 78
Tracks: Thousand Knives, Island Of Woods, Grasshoppers, Das Neue Japanische Elektronische Volkslied, Plastic Bamboo, The End Of Asia

 

Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Shinjuku Kinokuni-Ya Hall 10-12-78
Tracks: Firecracker, Behind The Mask, La Femme Chinoise, Tong Poo, Plastic Bamboo, The End Of Asia, Cosmic Surfin’, Wanted, 1000 Knives

Live 78 (Venue known)
Tracks: Behind the mask, Tong poo, Le femme chinoise, Bridge over troubled music, Mad pierrot, Simoon, Wanted, Firecracker

 

Further Information;

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryuichi_Sakamoto

Line ups:

Haruomi Hosono (bass)
Yukihiro Takahashi (drms)
Ryuichi Sakamoto (keyb).

Haruomi Hosono also solo