1983 Osamu Kitajima – Face To Face

Face To Face is the seventh album by Osamu Kitajima, released in 1983.

Osamu Kitajima (喜多嶋 修), also known by the pseudonym Justin Heathcliff, is a Japanese musician, producer, composer, and multi‑instrumentalist.

Tracks

1  Face To Face (Mindy Sterling; Osamu Kitajima) 06:50
2  Nothing But Love (Mindy Sterling; Osamu Kitajima; Richard Evans) 08:14
3  31 Flavors (Alex Brown; Osamu Kitajima) 08:03
4  No Second Chances (Osamu Kitajima; Phil Cacayorin) 07:55
5  Should’ve Known Better (Alex Brown; Osamu Kitajima) 08:10
6  Give It Up (Mindy Sterling; Osamu Kitajima) 08:14
7  Waterman Beetle (Osamu Kitajima) 12:18
8  Yesterday And Karma (Dean Olch; Osamu Kitajima; Sylvia St James) 06:58
9  Apex (Osamu Kitajima) 08:24
10  Amerasian Blues (Melanie Burke; Osamu Kitajima) 08:25

Media

Musicians

1 Face To Face

BassDennis Belfield
Drums (Linn)Tom Seufert
GuitarMasayuki Suzuki
GuitarOsamu Kitajima
KotoOsamu Kitajima
Fender RhodesBrian Whitcomb
SynthesizerOsamu Kitajima
PercussionMike Fisher
VocalsMindy Sterling


2 Nothing But Love

BassEric Ajaye
DrumsTom Sala
GuitarMasayuki Suzuki
GuitarOsamu Kitajima
KotoOsamu Kitajima
Fender RhodesRichard Ruttenburg
ShakuhachiMasakazu Yoshizawa
PercussionMike Fisher
VocalsMindy Sterling


3 31 Flavors

BassCornelius Mims
DrumsTom Sala
Acoustic GuitarMasayuki Suzuki
Acoustic GuitarOsamu Kitajima
KotoOsamu Kitajima
Fender RhodesRichard Ruttenburg
ShakuhachiMasakazu Yoshizawa
PercussionSteve Forman
VocalsMindy Sterling


4 No Second Chances

BassCornelius Mims
DrumsTom Sala
GuitarOsamu Kitajima
KotoOsamu Kitajima
Fender RhodesRichard Ruttenburg
PercussionSteve Forman
VocalsSylvia St James


5 Should’ve Known Better

BassCornelius Mims
DrumsTom Sala
GuitarOsamu Kitajima
KotoOsamu Kitajima
Fender RhodesRichard Ruttenburg
ShakuhachiMasakazu Yoshizawa
PercussionSteve Forman
VocalsSylvia St James


6 Give It Up

BassEric Ajaye
DrumsTom Sala
GuitarMasayuki Suzuki
GuitarOsamu Kitajima
PianoBrian Whitcomb
SynthesizerOsamu Kitajima
ShakuhachiMasakazu Yoshizawa
PercussionMike Fisher
VocalsMindy Sterling


7 Waterman Beetle

BassEric Ajaye
DrumsTom Sala
Acoustic GuitarMasayuki Suzuki
Acoustic GuitarOsamu Kitajima
KotoOsamu Kitajima
PianoVictor Feldman
ShakuhachiMasakazu Yoshizawa
PercussionSteve Forman


8 Yesterday And Karma

BassEric Ajaye
DrumsTom Sala
Acoustic GuitarMasayuki Suzuki
Acoustic GuitarOsamu Kitajima
KotoOsamu Kitajima
ShakuhachiMasakazu Yoshizawa
PercussionVictor Feldman
VocalsSylvia St James


9 Apex

BassEric Ajaye
DrumsTom Sala
GuitarOsamu Kitajima
KotoOsamu Kitajima
Fender RhodesVictor Feldman
ShakuhachiMasakazu Yoshizawa
ViolinEd Prince Green Jr
PercussionSteve Forman


10 Amerasian Blues

BassCornelius Mims
DrumsTom Sala
Acoustic GuitarMasayuki Suzuki
Acoustic GuitarOsamu Kitajima
KotoOsamu Kitajima
Fender RhodesRichard Ruttenburg
PercussionSteve Forman
Background VocalsElliott Geoffrey
VocalsMelanie Burke

Liner Notes

Producer – Osamu Kitajima, Richard Evans
Arranged By – Osamu Kitajima, Richard Evans
Engineer – Dennis Moody, Kirk Butler, Larry Hinds, Mike Tohen
Mixed By – Kirk Butler, Osamu Kitajima

Design – Tommy Steele
Photography By – William Hames

Distributed By Allegiance Records Ltd.
Manufactured By Allegiance Records Ltd.
Phonographic Copyright (p) Osamu & Assoc.
Copyright (c) Takoma Records
Recorded At Redwing Studios
Recorded At Paramount Recording Studios
Recorded At Hollywood Central Sound
Mixed At Paramount Recording Studios