Buy now with PayPal

EUROPE

Far Side Music | ETC... |  EUROPE

The Ship (SHM-CD) (Collector's Edition) (Limited Edition)

BRIAN ENO

The Ship (SHM-CD) (Collector's Edition) (Limited Edition)

Ref: FSD6994


Price: 34.99

Brian Eno's 25th studio album with Japan only bonus track and released as SHM-CD. Comes with eight page booklet and four art prints in special packaging. Watch video of the title track.

1. The Ship (21:20) 2. Fickle Sun (i) (17:40) 3. Fickle Sun (ii) The Hour Is Thin (02:43) 4. Fickle Sun (iii) I’m Set Free (05:13) 5. Away (Japan Only Bonus Track)

WATCH VIDEO



The Ship (Cardboard Sleeve)

BRIAN ENO

The Ship (Cardboard Sleeve)

Ref: FSD6995


Price: 24.99

The cardboard sleeve version with the eight page booklet and the Japan only bonus track. Watch video of Fickle Sun (iii)- I'm Set Free.

1. The Ship (21:20) 2. Fickle Sun (i) (17:40) 3. Fickle Sun (ii) The Hour Is Thin (02:43) 4. Fickle Sun (iii) I’m Set Free (05:13) 5. Away (Japan Only Bonus Track)

WATCH VIDEO



It's Hard for Me to Say I'm Sorry

CHRISTIAN FENNESZ & JIM O'ROURKE

It's Hard for Me to Say I'm Sorry

Ref: FSD6993


Price: 18.99

Collaboration album, recorded in Japan, between two leaders of experimental music, Christian Fennesz and Jim O'Rourke. Released with Japan only bonus track on Sakamoto's Commmons label. Described as containing 'gurgling harmonies' and 'shimmering frequencies'.

1. I Just Want You to Stay 2. Wouldn't Want to Be Swept Away 3. Encores (Bonus Track)



People who bought this item also bought:
1. Ikari (Anger) (Original Soundtrack) (Blu-specCD2) (Ref: FSD7012)


Futura Ancient Harmony

HARMONICA CREAMS

Futura Ancient Harmony

Ref: FSD6963


Price: 19.99

Japan has long held a love affair with Celtic music and this trio have become probably Japan's biggest Celtic export. Leader and harmonica player Yoshito Kiyono is based in Paris and calls their music 'Celtic Blues'. He is joined by Aiko Obuchi on fiddle and Koji Nagao on guitar. Harmonica Creams won first prize at the 2012 Ortiguerira Festival of Celtic World, the first time for a band from outside the Celtic region. This is their fourth album and features several guests including Brian Finnegan of Flook on tin whistle, Calum Stewart on Uilleann pipes, and accordion player Xabi Aburruzaga from Spain where the album was recorded.

1. Axis Mundi 2. Saint Sebastien 3. Ten days ten months 4. Garage de Rome 5. Kaprekar # 6174 6. Asturias Wind 7. Dance of Quadra 8. Arriba 9. Time Thief 10. My Song 11. Freesia

WATCH ALBUM TRAILER



People who bought this item also bought:
1. Tune Up - Modern Irish Project Plays Simple & Exciting Irish Music (Ref: FSD5771)
2. A Night At The Fuigoza (Ref: FSD2780)
3. Distant Memories (Ref: FSD2668)


Space Race

BLUE MODE

Space Race

Ref: FSD6710


Price: 17.99

Blue Mode are a Spain based trio featuring British sax player and flautist Chip Wickham with Gabri Casanova on Hammond organ and drummer Javi 'Skunk' Pacheco with help from guitarist Telmo Fernandez and percussionist David Romano. Space Race is their first album and has a fantastic sixties soul jazz groove throughout. In the UK it's been picked up by Craig Charles on his BBC Radio 2 and BBC 6 Music radio shows. Of particular interest is their version of Nirvana's Smells Like Teen Spirit. Currently only available in Japan.

1. Push All 2. Rice.beans & Bugaloo 3. Dr Shrimp 4. Space Race 5. Smells Like Teen Spirit 6. Tortilla Chip 7. When The Rope Failed 8. Black Mode Blues 9. Colts Run 10. Repeat Again 11. Fast Discharge



Sapporo Bal Musette

LA ZONE

Sapporo Bal Musette

Ref: FSD6094


Price: 19.99

Second album from musette group comprised of three Japanese women who love classic French musette. On this album they play ten original tunes and one traditional, accompanied by horns, percussion, the French bagpipe, cabrette, and vocals. Members are Kumiko Nagamine (button accordion, cabrette), Naomi Mieno (piano etc) and Tomoko Kobayashi (banjo, guitar). Their first album was highly acclaimed in France and they performed live in Paris in 2010, in 2011 they performed with accordion player Daniel Colin in Sapporo.

1. Midori no Yosei 2. Soleile Despanu 3. Unmei no Deai 4. Potilon 5. Cabrette Medlay (Mori no Nakade, Oishii Mizu no Waltz) 6. Juichigatsu no Hajime 7. Kuchibue Dori 8. Watashi no Obaka san 9. Chiisana Uso 10. Shokudo-gai no Ganguet


Bulgarian Warabeuta

PERUNIKA TRIO

Bulgarian Warabeuta

Ref: FSD6024


Price: 21.99

Perunika Trio are a London based acapella group incorporating Bulgarian, Macedonian and Russian traditional music into a broader Slavic repertoire. Their first album was released in the UK by World Music Network. Well, somewhat surprisingly, their latest album is recorded for Sony in Japan and is of Japanese 'Warabe Uta- children's songs, done in Bulgarian acapella arranegements. Really, rather good. Listen to samples of a couple of the tracks.

1. Furusato 2. Sakura Sakura 3. Zuizui Zukkorobashi 4. Okaasan 5. Amefuri Kuma No Ko 6. Nobara 7. Umi 8. Aka Tombo 9. Edo Komoriuta 10. Greensleeves 11. Hotaru no Hikari 12. Pechika



People who bought this item also bought:
1. Kim Duk-Soo Samulnori - The Definitive Edition (2 CDs) (Ref: FSD6071)
2. Salon Music 1938-1941 (2 CDs) (Ref: FSD6062)
3. Tori - North Korean Traditional Folk Songs by the Acclaimed Seodo Vocal Artist Yoo Ji-Sook (Ref: FSD6018)


Tune Up - Modern Irish Project Plays Simple & Exciting Irish Music

MODERN IRISH PROJECT

Tune Up - Modern Irish Project Plays Simple & Exciting Irish Music

Ref: FSD5771


Price: 17.99

Modern Irish Project are currently Japan's best Irish music band. They were formed by Aiko Obuchi (fiddle, mandolin, vocals), Koji Nagano (guitar, banjo) and Tomosuke Tajima (drums, percussion) in 2007, performing at Irish pubs and bars regulary around Tokyo. They tour the Kansai area every year where they have also gained a lot of fans.

1. Fermoy Lasses set (reels) The Grock of Gold / The Fermoy Lasses 2. Newmarket set (polkas) Tom Sullivan's / Mrs. Crowley's / The Newmarket 3. The Orphan set (jigs) The Orphan / The Frost is All Over / The Haunted House 4. Down by the Sally Garden (slow air) 5. Fiddle solo set (reels) Farewell to Erin / The Piper on Horseback 6. Guiter solo set (jigs) Ships in Full Sail / The Cliffs of Moher 7. Tabula Bongo set (reels) The Exile of Erin / The Old Bush 8. The Foxhunter set (reels) The Humours of Tulla / The Earl's Chair / The Foxhunter 9. Takeda no Komoriuta (song) / February Snow (comp,Aiko Obuchi) 10. Take Her in Your Arms set (reels) The Otter's Holt / The Monaghan Twig



People who bought this item also bought:
1. Futura Ancient Harmony (Ref: FSD6963)
2. A Night At The Fuigoza (Ref: FSD2780)
3. Distant Memories (Ref: FSD2668)


Small Craft on a Milk Sea (Japan edition with Bonus Track)

BRIAN ENO

Small Craft on a Milk Sea (Japan edition with Bonus Track)

Ref: FSD5613


Price: 18.99

Recorded with collaborators Jon Hopkins and Leo Abrahams. Japan edition comes with bonus track.

1. Emerald and Lime 2. Complex Heaven 3. Small Craft on a Milk Sea 4. Flint March 5. Horse 6. 2 Forms of Anger 7. Bone Jump 8. Dust Shuffle 9. Paleosonic 10. Slow Ice, Old Moon 11. Lesser Heaven 12. Calcium Needles 13. Emerald and Stone 14. Written, Forgotten 15. Late Anthropocene 16. Invisible (Bonus track on Japanese edition)



Anthology King of Yodel Vol. 1

WILLY OKIYAMA

Anthology King of Yodel Vol. 1

Ref: FSD5435


Price: 24.99

Greatest hits from the 50s from Japan's 'King of Yodel'. 15 tracks.



People who bought this item also bought:
1. Japanese Popular Music - 1928-1933 - Pre War Vol. 1 (Ref: FSD3920)
2. Japanese Pops Very Best of 50s (Ref: FSD2658)
3. Takarazuka Girls of Pre War - European Chanson/Tango (Ref: FSD4153)
4. Ryoichi Hattori 1934-1954 - Best Unreleased Songs (2 CDs) (Ref: FSD4146)
5. The Hula Hoop Song (Ref: FSD3965)
6. Japanese Popular Music - 1958-1959 - Post War Vol. 6 (Ref: FSD3934)
7. Japanese Popular Music - 1956-1957- Post War Vol. 5 (Ref: FSD3933)
8. Japanese Popular Music - 1954-1955 - Post War Vol. 4 (Ref: FSD3927)


Anthology King of Yodel Vol. 2

WILLY OKIYAMA

Anthology King of Yodel Vol. 2

Ref: FSD5434


Price: 20.99

Volume 2 of yodelling Japanese style. 12 tracks.



People who bought this item also bought:
1. Japanese Popular Music - 1928-1933 - Pre War Vol. 1 (Ref: FSD3920)
2. Japanese Pops Very Best of 50s (Ref: FSD2658)
3. Takarazuka Girls of Pre War - European Chanson/Tango (Ref: FSD4153)
4. Ryoichi Hattori 1934-1954 - Best Unreleased Songs (2 CDs) (Ref: FSD4146)
5. The Hula Hoop Song (Ref: FSD3965)
6. Japanese Popular Music - 1958-1959 - Post War Vol. 6 (Ref: FSD3934)
7. Japanese Popular Music - 1956-1957- Post War Vol. 5 (Ref: FSD3933)
8. Japanese Popular Music - 1954-1955 - Post War Vol. 4 (Ref: FSD3927)


The Silken Tent

FRETWORK AND CLARE WILKINSON

The Silken Tent

Ref: FSD5010


Price: 19.99

Released on Ryuichi Sakamoto's Commmons label 23rd September. Fretwork are a British viols group who on this album collaborate with mezzo soprano singer Clare Wilkinson. 24 tracks from the 16th century and W. Bird to Michael Nyman in the 20th century.

1. Where the blind (and wanton boy) 2. Auf ein altes Bild 3. Now each flowerly bank of May 4. The Garden 5. La fille aux cheveux de lin 6. Turn our captivity 7. O Solitude 8. O Waly, waly 9. Let me not to the marriage 10. Fantasia No.1 11. The Silken Tent 12. Fantasia No.2 13. Why is my verse so barren? 14. O Lord in thy wrath 15. Music for a while 16. Sleep 17. Lord, to Thee I make my moan 18. Prelude in C major 19. Fugue in C major 20. O Lord, make thy servant Elizabeth 21. Gebet 22. Heimweh 23. At the manger 24. If



Chansons d'Amour de Paris

CLAIRE ELZIERE

Chansons d'Amour de Paris

Ref: FSD4510


Price: 23.99

Vocalist Claire Elziere sings some of the most famous musette pieces. She is accompanied by the usual suspects of Daniel Colin (accordion, piano), Dominique Cravic (guitar), plus bass, and even Okinawan sanshin played by Kazutoshi Negishi. 16 tracks.

1. Moulin Rouge 2. Hymne al'amour 3. Parlez-moi d'amour 4. Mon manege a moi 5. Sous le ciel de Paris 6. La vie en rose 7. L'accordeoniste s'est tu 8. Les amants de Paris 9. Que reste-t-il de nos amours 10. La goualante du pauvre Jean 11. Mon amant de Saint-Jean 12. Sur les quais du vieux Paris 13. C'etait bien (le petit bal perdu) 14. Trois petites notes de musique 15. Il n'ya a plus d'apres 16. Viens voir la belle etoile


French Cafe Music - Swing! Musette

DANIEL COLIN

French Cafe Music - Swing! Musette

Ref: FSD4487


Price: 22.99

New recording of French accordionist Daniel Colin on tunes themed around swing. Colin is accompanied by guitar, contrabass and clarinet on what is an album of quintessential musette. 17 tracks.



French Cafe Music - Paris Musette 3

DANIEL COLIN

French Cafe Music - Paris Musette 3

Ref: FSD3868


Price: 19.99

Volume 3 in the Paris Musette series features accordionist Daniel Colin playing 20 tracks including some Spanish and Tango tunes.



French Cafe Music - Paris Musette 2

DANIEL COLIN & DOMINIC CRAVIC

French Cafe Music - Paris Musette 2

Ref: FSD3716


Price: 21.99

New recording featuring Daniel Colin on accordion and guitarist Dominic Cravic. 15 tracks of standard musette and chanson, some with vocals.



Far Side Music | ETC... |  EUROPE

spacer