Ryuichi Sakamoto with Gilles Peterson // 17-01-19

Ryuichi Sakamoto is a Japanese musician, singer, composer, record producer, activist, writer, and co-founder of Yellow Magic Orchestra (YMO). He is respected as one of the pioneers of synth pop and electronic music, which helped to cultivate Japanese music. Along with the international success that came with YMO, Sakamoto has also written Oscar winning film-score and made international collaborations with likes of David Sylvan and Alva Noto. This 2-hour special show features a special interview; as well as, words and music from 2 musicians who are deeply influenced by Sakamoto: Ski Oakenfull and Ola Szmidt. Worldwide FM is happy to celebrate the music, the history and the future of Ryuichi Sakamoto on his 67th birthday.

Tracklist

Ryuichi Sakamoto - Energy Flow [Sony/ Milan]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Andata [Commmons/ Milan]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Riot In Lagos [Island]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Solari [Commmons/ Milan]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Zure Ryuichi Sakamoto - Zure
Yellow Magic Orchestra - Technopolis [Alfa]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Walker [Commmons/ Milan]
Yellow Magic Orchestra - Behind The Mask [Alfa]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Disintegration [Commmons/ Milan]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Async [Commmons/ Milan]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Async (Arca Remodel) [Milan]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Life Life (Andy Stott Remodel) [Milan]
Towa Tei Ft Ryuichi Sakamoto - Obrigado [Elektra]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - FF2 [Milan]
Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto - Logic Moon [Raster-Norton]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Andata (Electric Youth Remodel) [Milan]
Cornelius - If You’re Here (Ryuichi Sakamoto Rework) [Warner Japan]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - School In Paris [Milan]
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// Ola Szmidt Selection //
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Main Theme from Wuthering Heights [Toshiba EMI Japan]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - The Middle Way ( From “Little Buddha” soundtrack) [Milan]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Only Love Can Conquer Hate ( From a “Babel” Soundtrack) [Warner Japan]
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Yellow Magic Orchestra - Firecracker [Alfa]
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// Ski Oakenfull Selection //
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Thousand Knives [Denon]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - I’ll Be There [Columbia]
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Seed and The Sower [London Records/Virgin]

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