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Hosono & Yokoo Cochin Moon

Discussion in 'News & PR' started by TalkBass, Jul 20, 2005.

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    TalkBass News Poster

    Mar 12, 2004
    Before performing with Ryuichi Sakamoto in classic Japanese synth pop outfit Yellow Magic Orchestra (or just YMO), producer and onetime session bassist <strong>Haruomi Hosono</strong> made his share of eclectic music. If you're familiar with YMO, you might imagine he was involved in Kraftwerk-influenced electronic music, or perhaps more traditional pop, but as it happens, he made his name as session bassist and playing in bands like the psychedelic Apryl Fool and folk rockers Happy End - a far cry from the modernist slant of his reputation in the West. <a href="http://www.pitchforkmedia.com/record-reviews/h/hosono-and-yokoo/cochin-moon.shtml">Read more.</a>