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

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Dan Ferguson
Keyboards David Foster
Organ Tom Hensley
Percussion Alan Estes


2 甘い食卓

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Lee Ritenour
Guitar Dan Ferguson
Keyboards David Foster


3 天気雨

Bass Cidrin, Mac
Drums Ed Greene
Guitar Jay Graydon
Guitar Larry Rolando
Keyboards Victor Feldman

 

4 灼けた夏

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Dan Ferguson
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards David Foster
Percussion Tommy Vig


5 ジグザグ(酔いどれ天使)

Drums Jim Keltner
Bass Paul Stallwarth
Keyboards David Foster
Guitar Larry Rolando
Guitar Dan Ferguson


6 長雨

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Lee Ritenour
Guitar Dan Ferguson
Keyboards David Foster


7 甘い退屈

Drums Jim Keltner
Bass Paul Stallwarth
Keyboards David Foster
Guitar Larry Rolando
Guitar Dan Ferguson


8 うらぶれて

Drums Jim Keltner
Bass Paul Stallwarth
Keyboards David Foster
Guitar Larry Rolando
Guitar Dan Ferguson


9 マダムと散歩

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Rick Littlefield
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards Billy Cuomo
Percussion Jack Ashford


10 コンデンスミルク

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Rick Littlefield
Keyboards Reginald Burke
Percussion Jack Ashford


11 挿話

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Jay Graydon
Guitar Larry Rolando
Percussion Victor 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

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Dan Ferguson
Keyboards David Foster
Organ Tom Hensley
Percussion Alan Estes


2 甘い食卓

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Lee Ritenour
Guitar Dan Ferguson
Keyboards David Foster


3 天気雨

Bass Cidrin, Mac
Drums Ed Greene
Guitar Jay Graydon
Guitar Larry Rolando
Keyboards Victor Feldman

 

4 灼けた夏

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Dan Ferguson
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards David Foster
Percussion Tommy Vig


5 ジグザグ(酔いどれ天使)

Drums Jim Keltner
Bass Paul Stallwarth
Keyboards David Foster
Guitar Larry Rolando
Guitar Dan Ferguson


6 長雨

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Lee Ritenour
Guitar Dan Ferguson
Keyboards David Foster


7 甘い退屈

Drums Jim Keltner
Bass Paul Stallwarth
Keyboards David Foster
Guitar Larry Rolando
Guitar Dan Ferguson


8 うらぶれて

Drums Jim Keltner
Bass Paul Stallwarth
Keyboards David Foster
Guitar Larry Rolando
Guitar Dan Ferguson


9 マダムと散歩

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Rick Littlefield
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards Billy Cuomo
Percussion Jack Ashford


10 コンデンスミルク

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Rick Littlefield
Keyboards Reginald Burke
Percussion Jack Ashford


11 挿話

Bass Klaus Voormann
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Jay Graydon
Guitar Larry Rolando
Percussion Victor 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