Nippon Music Champ Play List For 9/13/09

Song Title / Artist / Album

6:00pm to 6:30pm

1. Daba Daba / Boot Beat / Switch
2. I'm Bruce (Dimension 5 Mega Mix) / Fantastic Plastic Machine / Dimension Mix: A Tribute To Dimension 5 Records (VA)
3. Mac Teenage Riot / Mac Donald Duck Eclair / Short Short
4. Electric Surfin' GO GO / Polysics / Karate House (also on Polysics or Die!!!! Vista)
5. Cantata No. 147 (Video Mix) / Omodaka / Cantata No. 147
6. One Pattern Ocean A Blessing / Hosome / new fascio

6:30pm to 7:00pm

7. Namida no Uta / omu-tone / 3
8. Soul Osci / Shuta Hasunuma / Pop Ooga
9. Koeto / aus / Sonorapid
10. Hana Taiyo Ame / PYG / PYG
11. Memorie Dal Futuro / mono / Gone : A Collection Of EPs 00-07

7:00pm to 7:30pm

12. Blank Page Of The Blind / Melt-Banana / Bambi's Dilemma
13. Owari wa Hajimari / detroit7 / Great Romantic
14. Gokiburi Sanka / The 50 Kaitenz / 50 Kaitenz no Bikkuri!!
15. Banana Chips / Shonen Knife / Happy Hour
16. Ninja-High Schooool / Peelander-Z / P-Pop High School
17. Summer Days / Test Patterns / Blackout
18. Sakuran Boy / Tsu Shi Ma Mi Re / Tsu Shi Ma Mi Re to Rock to Beer de

7:30pm to 8:00pm

19. Plastic Bamboo / Sakamoto Ryuichi / Thousand Knives
20. Plastic Love / Sympathy Nervous / No Shibuya: Electo Dub & Breaks ~ No Wave In Japanese Underground 1980 - 1985 (VA)
21. Blind / lloy / Shadan
22. Reprocessing Plant / Jemapur / Evacuation
23. Panter Time / Jemapur / Evacuation
24. Maledict Car / Jemapur / Evacuation
25. Cotton Tails / Luminous Orange / Luminousorangesuperplastic

Show Notes

I'm Bruce (Dimension 5 Mega Mix) - Fantastic Plastic Machine
Dimension Mix is tribute to Dimension 5 Records and the music of electronic sound pioneers Bruce Haack and Esther Nelson, released by Eenie Meenie Records. You can find out more about the CD here.

Cantata No. 147 (Video Mix) - Omodaka
While the lyrics are different, musically this is Omodaka's take on the piece by Bach.

Hana Taiyou Ame - PYG
PYG was a super grouped formed in 1971 consisting of many stars from group sounds bands such as Sawada Kenji of The Tigers, Hagiwara Kenichi of The Tempters, and Inouye Takayuki of The Spiders. Boris covers this song on their album Smile, which is English is written as Flower Sun Rain.

Summer Days - Test Patterns
The Test Patterns are are Yago (Gito Gito Hustler) on Guitar/Vocals, Dan on Guitar/Vocals, Matt on Bass, and Kevin on Drums. The band is currently based out of Pittsburgh.

Jemapur
This week I debuted music by Jemapur on the show. Jemapur is Ooi Toshiaki, a electronic music composer and label owner based in Shizuoka. Evacuation is his second album, which was released last year in Japan.
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