Ryuichi Sakamoto (Musicians)
Ryuichi Sakamoto (b. 1952) is a Japanese musician, composer and producer from Tokyo. Together with Haruomi »Harry« Hosono and Yukihiro Takahashi he forms the legendary Yellow Magic Orchestra.
Ryuichi Sakamoto in Features
Music List | posted 13.10.2020
Record Store Day 2020 – 3rd Drop
12 releases you should look out for
Due to the circumstances caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, Record Store Day was not only moved from spring to autumn this year, but also split into three parts. On October 24, 2020 the 3rd Drop will take place and for this alone more than 120 exclusive releases have been announced. We have put together a selection of twelve records for you, which we have revealed as possible highlights.
Ryuichi Sakamoto in Reviews
Music Review | posted 11.10.2021
Akiko Yano
Ai Ga Nakucha Ne
»Ai Ga Nakucha Ne« by Akiko Yano, released in 1982, was produced by Ryūichi Sakamoto and offers a wild mix of styles. The focus firmly lies on Yano’s versatile vocal performance.
Recent Articles
Music News | posted 20.09.2021
Dexter
Now on Vinyl: »Pandemie und Freunde«
Tracks against stress: Our HHV Label now releases the EP »Pandemie & Freunde« by Stuttgart based beat smith Dexter in a limited edition of 500 copies on vinyl.
Music News | posted 27.09.2021
Windows彡96
Exclusive Edition: »Magic Peaks«
With homesick flicker: The Sao Paulo-born musician Windows彡96 releases his new album »Magic Peaks« on 100% Electronica on November 12, 2021. A limited colour edition is available from HHV Records.
Music List | posted 01.12.2021
End-of-year review 2021
Top 20 12inches
12inches are mostly, but not always, made for the club. A look at the 20 best records in 2021 shows that in this year, not only was dance music rethought – but that also quiet counterpoints were set.
Music Portrait | posted 20.01.2022
Records Revisited
Daft Punk – Homework (1997)
In 1997, the French duo Daft Punk released their debut album »Homework« and since then have had an almost unprecedented career. At that time, the album was not yet mainstream, but creaky, crackling house music.
Music List | posted 01.12.2021
End-of-year review 2021
Top 50 Reissues
Another year goes by, another list of visions of futures that have yet to become reality is being published. These 50 records from the past dreamed the loudest of a better tomorrow.