Nippon Music Champ Play List For 8/30/09

Song Title / Artist / Album

6:00pm to 6:30pm

1. Saigo no Bansan / Mouse On The Keys / Sezssion
2. Fire Bird / Sherbets / Mad Disco
3. Bird Land Cindy / Thee Michelle Gun Elephant / Rodeo Tandem Beat Specter
4. Hiyatoi Bushi / The 50 Kaitenz / 50 Kaitenz no Biribiri!!
5. Crashing Bore / SA / Vandals Bob
6. Invader Ace / Guitar Wolf / Planet Of The Wolves (also on Golden Black)
7. Shadow / The Portugal Japan / The Portugal Japan

6:30pm to 7:00pm

8. Turn Or Go / The Sellcancers / Love Reverb Lab
9. Yozora no Hoshi / Goggle-A / Wild Sazanami Beat Vol. 3 (VA)
10. Kanojo to Watashi / GO!GO!7188 / Dosoku Houkou
11. Kowasareta Ai no Theme / Salome no Kuchibiru / In The Beautiful World
12. Shojo Ai 2 / Goto Izumi + Accordion / I am a piteous accordionist.
13. Making Of A Rainbow / Tomoko Sauvage / Ombrophilia
14. The Back Door To Heaven / Cornelius / The First Question Award

7:00pm to 7:30pm

15. Wiper / Sketch Show / Loophole
16. Silent Way / Arakajime Kimerareta Koibitotachi e / Kara
17. Kyoteizinc (Video Mix) / Omodaka / Favorite Games EP
18. Commodoll / Polysics / Eno (also on Polysics or Die!!!!)
19. a sight / toddle / I dedicate d cord
20. We All Fear The Days Flying By, Although We All Want To Escape From The Status Quo / te' / Beyond That, If Your Soul Agrees With Your Five Senses, Everything Turns Into The Greatest Music

7:30pm to 8:00pm

21. Yearning / mono / You Are There
22. Underground Railroad / Angel'in Heavy Syrup / The Best Of Angel'in Heavy Syrup
23. Parachute / Shugo Tokumaru / Exit

Show Notes

Wild Sazanami Beat

The Wild Sazanami series from the Sazanami Label collects the best in Japan's currently surf, group sounds, garage, mod, etc. scene as well as acts from abroad, such as Atlanta's own The Woggles. Run by Goggle-A, some Sazanami Label artists include The Portugal Japan, The Sellcancers, and Salome no Kuchibiru.

Making Of A Rainbow - Tomoko Sauvage

Tomoko Sauvage is a Paris-based Japanese artist who creates music with water filled porcelain bowls, hydrophones (underwater microphones), condenser mics, metal wire, and wooden spoons. The use of hydrophones allows her to capture the subtle sound of water waves and drops resonating in porcelain bowls.

Wiper - Sketch Show

As with many of the songs on Loophole, the lyrics to this song are entirely in Swedish. The translation as well as the vocals are provided by Chiho Shibaoka.


The English translation above comes from the promo copy sent to the station. In Japanese, the song title is Itsumo Kouten Suru Mirai o Nozomi, Shikashi Jisetsu no Henka wa "Oso"reteiru from the album Mashite, Kokoro to Gokan ga Icchi Surunara Subete Saijou no "Ongaku" ni Henzuru. Yes, all of te's titles are are long.

Angel'in Heavy Syrup
Angel'in Heavy Syrup CDs are now very hard to come by, however this best of collection is available through iTunes.
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