Favoriting Morricone Island with Devon E. Levins: Playlist from April 11, 2023 Favoriting

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Favoriting April 11, 2023: Ryuichi Sakamoto Pt.2 (1983-89)

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Artist Track Album Label Year Comments Images Approx. start time
Ryuichi Sakamoto  Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence 4:31 1983   Favoriting Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence  MCA  1983   
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Ryuichi Sakamoto  The Doors Theme   Favoriting Daijobou, My Friend  Canyon  1983   
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Tats Yamashita  This Could Be The Night   Favoriting Big Wave  Moon Records  1984  Ryuichi Sakamoto on Polymoog 
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Taeko Ohnuki  Cahier II   Favoriting Notebook  Dear Heart  1984  Ryuichi Sakamoto 
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Music behind DJ:
Ryuichi Sakamoto 

The Seed and the Sower/Sowing the Seed   Favoriting

Coda 

London 

1983 

 

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Ryuichi Sakamoto  Opening Theme   Favoriting The Adventures Of Chatran  Midi  1986   
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Ryuichi Sakamoto  Bland   Favoriting Aile De Honneamise - Royal Space Force  School  1987   
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Ryuichi Sakamoto  First Coronation   Favoriting The Last Emperor  Virgin Movie Music  1987   
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Ryuichi Sakamoto  Open The Door   Favoriting The Last Emperor  Virgin  1987   
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Ryuichi Sakamoto  Laserman   Favoriting Black Rain  Virgin Movie Music  1989   
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Music behind DJ:
Ryuichi Sakamoto 

1900   Favoriting

Playing The Orchestra 

Virgin 

1988 

 

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David Sylvian/Ryuichi Sakamoto/Kenny Wheeler/Masami Tsuchiya/Robert Fripp/Steve Jansen/Holger Czukay  Steel Cathedrals   Favoriting Alchemy - An Index Of Possibilities  Virgo  1985   
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David Sylvian/Ryuichi Sakamoto  Forbidden Colours   Favoriting Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence  London  1983   
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Listener comments!

Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 8:00pm
ultradamno:

Devon! Castaways!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:01pm
JetBoy of Astoria:

Drinks! For all my friends.
Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 8:01pm
joe mulligan:

one more tribute! they're still playing Ryuichi on KALX.. heard a song of his this morning.
  8:02pm
Androu B.:

Konnoban-wa, Devon-san and "jimassen"!
Avatar 8:02pm
laurapanic:

This is the track most will have emotional reactions to in light of Sakamoto's death. It is so so beautiful
Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 8:03pm
joe mulligan:

↳ Song: "Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence 4:31 1983" by "Ryuic...
this song has been used for so many ice skating performance routines. does anyone know who used it first?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:05pm
JetBoy of Astoria:

↳ joe mulligan @8:03
It was not me. 7 billion people to go.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:09pm
DjLorraine:

R. Sakamoto islanders
Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 8:09pm
joe mulligan:

↳ JetBoy of Astoria @8:05
haha i didn't even know you were an ice skater
  8:11pm
Glistener MW:

R.I.P. <3
Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 8:12pm
joe mulligan:

↳ Song: "This Could Be The Night" by "Tats Yamashita"
what a movie ahead of it's time.. extreme sports of paragliding, surfing, skydiving, bmx or the BASE jumping about 10 years early
  8:12pm
Androu B.:

↳ Androu B. @8:02
Correction: "shima no genjumin"
(Had to confirm proper translation)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:13pm
JetBoy of Astoria:

↳ joe mulligan @8:09
Oh yeah, I f with the ice!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:13pm
DjLorraine:

The world figure skating was just in Japan. Most every viewer there was masked
Avatar 8:15pm
slugluv1313:

↳ Song: "Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence 4:31 1983" by "Ryuic...
Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence -- so beautiful

greetings, Devon! Islanders!

we played this soundtrack like crazy at one of my jobs in the 80s

Rest in Peace, Ryuichi Sakamoto
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:19pm
JetBoy of Astoria:

Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence was excellent. I suggest watching it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:22pm
JetBoy of Astoria:

The Adventures of Chatran, so great. Animal lovers will like. I watched it over the pandemic.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:27pm
JetBoy of Astoria:

something is wrong with the sound and the mic is on. Just fyi
  8:27pm
Jeremy:

What JetBoy said
  8:27pm
Brian C:

Just tuned in. I think we're hearing the show through your vocal mic.
  8:28pm
Fran Kafka:

Hey Devon, don't fart. You're on the air!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:28pm
chresti:

↳ JetBoy of Astoria @8:27
He's in the cCAN!
  8:30pm
Jeremy:

Ah, there we are.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:30pm
DjLorraine:

One time in Aruba the phone lines blew out
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:31pm
DjLorraine:

The can washed up on an island
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:32pm
chresti:

↳ DjLorraine @8:31
Haha
Avatar 8:39pm
slugluv1313:

↳ JetBoy of Astoria @8:19
i saw it many many years ago -- maybe when it opened? and then on VHS (!) years later -- but definitely want to watch it again!
  8:40pm
Brian C:

WTF is going on with the audio? Sounds like you're talking into a tin can.
  8:43pm
Jeremy:

Sounds like the voice is being picked up by the mic on a laptop or something, rather than the studio mic.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:48pm
JetBoy of Astoria:

↳ Fran Kafka @8:28
Yes, seems like laptop mic
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:52pm
chresti:

Thanks Devon!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:55pm
Juli:

I played outside took pictures played guitar talked to fam

Now I am here again jiggady jig
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:55pm
Juli:

Jiggidy jig
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:56pm
Juli:

Spelling is hard if you think about it haha

Or j on thc
Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 8:57pm
joe mulligan:

↳ Song: "Steel Cathedrals" by "David Sylvian/Ryuichi Sakam...
hearing some influences on James Ferraro's music with this song
Avatar 8:57pm
Chris from Brooklyn:

That was wonderful. Happy night.
  8:58pm
Glistener MW:

A phenomenal Part 2 to this memorial, DEL. Thanks for this!
Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 8:58pm
joe mulligan:

thanks Devon!
  8:59pm
Fran Kafka:

Perhaps the show was recorded on Holger Czukay's dictaphone? Still lovely, if out of phase.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:00pm
DjLorraine:

Thank you Devon!
  9:00pm
Androu B.:

Aorigato gozaimasu, Devon-san!
Ryuichi was a one-of-a-kind phenominal
talent. We may never see another one like him.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:03pm
Juli:

Not sure if I love this or like this lol
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:03pm
Juli:

I love it lol
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:05pm
Juli:

I couldnt hear the layers from afar
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