1977 Takao Kisugi – Zigu Zagu

 TakaKisugi,Takao 1977o Kisugi born November 16, 1950 in Tokyo, Japan, is a Japanese singer and composer.After the working with Yosui Inoue’s band, Kisugi debuted as a singer-songwriter with single “Asai Yume”, released in 1976. He became after a domestic hit in Japan, “My Luxury Night” performed by Hatsumi Shibata, Mainly in the 1980s, he produced many hit tunes with Etsuko Kisugi, his sister and a lyricist. His best known song as a performer “Yume no Tochu (夢の途中,?)” became huge hit by cover version entitled “Sailor Fuku to Kikanju (セーラー服と機関銃,?)”, sung by teen-age idol Hiroko Yakushimaru. As a singer, he recorded the first ending song of Maison Ikkoku, “Ashita Hareru ka”.

He said that his own songwriting had been deeply influenced by The Beatles and Gilbert O’Sullivan. In 1991, he wrote and recorded the song “What a Way (To Show I Love You)” with O’Sullivan. Another song on which they collaborated, “Can’t Think Straight”, was featured on the Japanese edition of O’Sullivan’s studio album Sound of the Loop.(For the worldwide issue, its guest vocal was replaced by Peggy Lee).

Tracks

1  つれない夕暮 4:50
2  甘い食卓 3:49
3  天気雨 3:11
4  灼けた夏 4:21
5  ジグザグ(酔いどれ天使) 3:58
6  長雨 3:57
7  甘い退屈 3:16
8  うらぶれて 4:37
9  マダムと散歩 3:08
10  コンデンスミルク 3:23
11 挿話 3:22

Media

Musicians

1 つれない夕暮

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarDan Ferguson
KeyboardsDavid Foster
OrganTom Hensley
PercussionAlan Estes


2 甘い食卓

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarLee Ritenour
GuitarDan Ferguson
KeyboardsDavid Foster


3 天気雨

BassCidrin, Mac
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarJay Graydon
GuitarLarry Rolando
KeyboardsVictor Feldman

 

4 灼けた夏

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarDan Ferguson
GuitarSteve Lukather
KeyboardsDavid Foster
PercussionTommy Vig


5 ジグザグ(酔いどれ天使)

DrumsJim Keltner
BassPaul Stallwarth
KeyboardsDavid Foster
GuitarLarry Rolando
GuitarDan Ferguson


6 長雨

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarLee Ritenour
GuitarDan Ferguson
KeyboardsDavid Foster


7 甘い退屈

DrumsJim Keltner
BassPaul Stallwarth
KeyboardsDavid Foster
GuitarLarry Rolando
GuitarDan Ferguson


8 うらぶれて

DrumsJim Keltner
BassPaul Stallwarth
KeyboardsDavid Foster
GuitarLarry Rolando
GuitarDan Ferguson


9 マダムと散歩

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarRick Littlefield
GuitarSteve Lukather
KeyboardsBilly Cuomo
PercussionJack Ashford


10 コンデンスミルク

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarRick Littlefield
KeyboardsReginald Burke
PercussionJack Ashford


11 挿話

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarJay Graydon
GuitarLarry Rolando
PercussionVictor Feldman

Liner Notes

Producer – Hidenori Taga
Director – Honma Kazuyasu
Recorded By – Susumo Ohno, Bob Stone
Engineer (Cutting) – Tadao Tomita
Engineer (Remix) – Susumo Ohno
Engineers (Assistant) – Ken Takagi, Sherry Klein, Randy Tominaga

Recorded At Larrabee Sound
Recorded At Polydor Studio
Recorded At Acoustic House

Tracks

1  つれない夕暮 4:50
2  甘い食卓 3:49
3  天気雨 3:11
4  灼けた夏 4:21
5  ジグザグ(酔いどれ天使) 3:58
6  長雨 3:57
7  甘い退屈 3:16
8  うらぶれて 4:37
9  マダムと散歩 3:08
10  コンデンスミルク 3:23
11 挿話 3:22

Media

Musicians

1 つれない夕暮

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarDan Ferguson
KeyboardsDavid Foster
OrganTom Hensley
PercussionAlan Estes


2 甘い食卓

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarLee Ritenour
GuitarDan Ferguson
KeyboardsDavid Foster


3 天気雨

BassCidrin, Mac
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarJay Graydon
GuitarLarry Rolando
KeyboardsVictor Feldman

 

4 灼けた夏

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarDan Ferguson
GuitarSteve Lukather
KeyboardsDavid Foster
PercussionTommy Vig


5 ジグザグ(酔いどれ天使)

DrumsJim Keltner
BassPaul Stallwarth
KeyboardsDavid Foster
GuitarLarry Rolando
GuitarDan Ferguson


6 長雨

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarLee Ritenour
GuitarDan Ferguson
KeyboardsDavid Foster


7 甘い退屈

DrumsJim Keltner
BassPaul Stallwarth
KeyboardsDavid Foster
GuitarLarry Rolando
GuitarDan Ferguson


8 うらぶれて

DrumsJim Keltner
BassPaul Stallwarth
KeyboardsDavid Foster
GuitarLarry Rolando
GuitarDan Ferguson


9 マダムと散歩

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarRick Littlefield
GuitarSteve Lukather
KeyboardsBilly Cuomo
PercussionJack Ashford


10 コンデンスミルク

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarRick Littlefield
KeyboardsReginald Burke
PercussionJack Ashford


11 挿話

BassKlaus Voormann
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarJay Graydon
GuitarLarry Rolando
PercussionVictor Feldman

Liner Notes

Producer – Hidenori Taga
Director – Honma Kazuyasu
Recorded By – Susumo Ohno, Bob Stone
Engineer (Cutting) – Tadao Tomita
Engineer (Remix) – Susumo Ohno
Engineers (Assistant) – Ken Takagi, Sherry Klein, Randy Tominaga

Recorded At Larrabee Sound
Recorded At Polydor Studio
Recorded At Acoustic House