Album

Masao Tonari
Solo Album

Members of 水明/歩歩

隣 雅夫 1990
Masao Tonari
Keyboardist
Yasuhiko Tanaka
Guitarist
Mamoru Inoue
Bassist
Naoko Arai
Harmonica player
Keizo Nobori
Saxophonist
Hiroshi Funato
Bassist
Tohru Ohota
Guitarist
Yoshihiko Kitamura
Keyboardist
Taiqui Tomiie
Drummer
Ryota Sakakibara
Drummer
Ryuji Uzuka
Bassist

Album Commentary

水明/歩歩

1st Album Masao Tonari “hohobun no suimyou” is going to be Oct 2007 in japan on the label banana songs.
Masao Tonari from Kyoto based band Datetenryu since 1971 who is one of the most important progressive rock band
in Japanese Rock ‘n’ Roll history. The mysterious profundity, aesthetic, psychedelic, a beat, animism.
Masao Tonari has got high evaluation in showing Japanese sounds with his original idea and power of expression.
Finally, he releases the first studio recorded solo album which he made with versatile guests

“hohobun no suimyou” Artist(MASAO TONARI)/ label–BANANA SONGS/WPR-1215

INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC 1.tears for life-2.vision for the songs-3.blue nights -4.My Country Song -5.kamidaigo-

6.kibou no oka -7.asian sprits-8.tango minimal music -9.two pads。

◎Guests. Naoko Arai(harp)Mamoru Inoue(b),Ryuji Uzuka(b), Thoru Ohta(g), Yoshihiko Kitamura(wave box),

Ryota Sakibara(paper box), Yasuhiko Tanaka(g),Taiqui(drs), Hiroshi Funato(b),Keizo Nobori(sax)、

CoverArt–Shinpei Kashihara

作品 / 隣 雅夫

CDアルバム『水明/歩歩』(ホホブンノスイミョウ)”hohobun no suimyou” Artist (MASAO TONARI)

1.tears for life

2.vision for the songs

3.blue nights

4.My Country Song

5.kamidaigo

6.kibou no oka

7.asian sprits

8.tango minimal music

9.two pads。

Guests.

あらいなおこ(harp),

井上 衛(b),

うずかりゅうじ(b),

太田 亨(g),

北村 芳彦(wave box),

榊原 良太(paper box),

田中 康彦(g)

Taiqui(drs),

船戸 博史(b),

登 敬三(sax)、

PRODUCED BY 隣 雅夫

Co-Produced and engineered by 北村 芳彦

Mastered by 北村 芳彦

Recorded at banana songs’s studio,hiroshima japan

nando kobo, iwakura kyoto japan

kamidaigoji, yamashina kyoto japan working press ,iwakura kyoto japan

Art Direction:柏原 晋平

 

Thanks to 加藤義明,斉藤 立, 高田 宣夫,亀山 大助

and Tonari’s Family

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