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Super Record, the second of Magical Power Makos 20-plus recordings, is considered by those that know to be his finest, combining as it does strong elements of Japanese folk music alongside innovative psychedelic sounds and broad musical vistas of extraordinary imagination. Mako was born in Shuzeni Izu in Japan in 1956, and after commencing his musical education at a young age, making his first public performance in 1973 at the age of 16 with his band Genge in the famous Shibuya club. Based on these impressive public performances, the precocious Mako was invited to play with one of Japan's foremost contemporary composers, Toru Takemistu, playing alongside the composer in 3 film scores, Inheritance For The Future, Petrified Forest and Himiko. The response to his performances was overwhelmingly enthusiastic, elevating Mako to almost god-like status in his native country. Mako's music has often baffled pundits keen to place him in a particular musical slot. As one perplexed scribe opined "Makos music possesses a certain strange kind of texture. It is certainly what they call rock, but contains elements we cant describe so succinctly. It clearly goes beyond the various genres of music and while full of them all, it sends forth a fierce glow". Another critic wrote "Adding to the variety of folk music from India, Turkey and Russia, his mandolin or Taisho koto, and especially his marvellously-performed guitar, expresses fully the odour of the soil and mankinds universality".
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Specifications
Type: LP
Recorded: 1975
Release Date: 2010-12-25
Label: Phoenix
Country: Euro
Item No: ASHLP3039
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Track List
01 Andromeda 5:53
02 Tundra 3:13
03 Silk road 4:18
04 Woman in south island 2:36
05 Pink bitch (lalala) 6:46
06 Rock baby in meadow 3:27
07 Majorica resistance song 6:48
08 Cosmos sandglass 3:39
09 Sound mother earth 6:44
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