Sakamoto Ryuichi has a new album out now, together with his trio also featuring Jaques Morelenbaum (cello) and Judy Kang (violin). The album was recorded in Portugal following last year's European tour. It's his first album as a trio since "1996".
Audio samples of all tracks can be heard at CDJapan and other retailers.
Ryuichi Sakamoto Trio will tour Japan and Korea (Seoul) in December.
Ryuichi Sakamoto "Three"
1. Happy End
2. The Last Emperor
3. Bibo No Aozora
4. High Heels
5. Seven Samurai
6. A Flower is not a Flower
7. Still life in A
10. Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence
11. Ichimei (Harakiri - Death of a Samurai)
12. Tamago 2004
Out now (10/17), ¥3334 (excl. tax)
Order: CDJapan, YesAsia, Play-Asia, Amazon, HMV, Tower Records †, (Japan ‡)
† Tower Records ships within Japan only
‡ How to buy from iTunes Japan?