Hiroshi Sato – Orient


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Wewantsounds are pleased to announce the release of Hiroshi Sato's ultra rare synth masterpiece, originally released in 1979 on Kitty Records in Japan only. Digitally remastered from the original tapes it features the cream of Japanese musicians including Shigeru Suzuki on guitar, Haruomi Hosono on bass, Pecker on Percussion and Sato himself on keyboards and synthesizers. This highly sought-after album on the Balearic scene, changing hands for high prices, is a superb breezy mix of Japanese synth-pop and exotica with subtle touches of mid 70s Herbie Hancock-style funk and AOR.
– First ever international release of this highly sought after Japanese LP on the international scene
– Cult Japanese synth-pop LP featuring YMO-era musicians Shigeru Suzuki, Haruomi Hosono and Pecker
– Featuring the original 4-page insert with translated liner notes and full track-by-track line up