1984 Akiko Yano – オーエス オーエス

オーエス オーエス is an album by Akiko Yano, released in 1984. The recordings were  in Tokyo and Los Angeles, with American musicians such as Willie Weeks, Carlos Vega and Dean Parks.

Tracks

1  おもちゃのチャチャチャ (Nobuyoshi Koshibe; Akiyuki Nosaka; Osamu Yoshioka) 04:32
2  Hi Hi Hi (Akiko Yano) 04:22
3  きょうのわたくし (Akiko Yano) 03:24
4  Highland (Akiko Yano) 04:34
5  Simon Smith And The Amazing Dancing Bear (Randy Newman) 02:54
6  ラーメンたべたい (Akiko Yano) 06:00
7  素顔 (Akiko Yano; Yoko Isaka) 03:27
8  终りの季节 (Haruomi Hosono) 03:53
9  Greenfields (Akiko Yano) 05:00
10  Assembly (Akiko Yano) 06:19

Musicians

1 おもちゃのチャチャチャ

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarKenji Omura
OrganBill Payne
PianoAkiko Yano
SynthesizerRyuichi Sakamoto
SaxMasatoshi Nakamura
TrumpetShin Kazuhara
GlockenspielRyuichi Sakamoto
PercussionMotoya Hamaguchi
VocalsAkiko Yano


2 Hi Hi Hi

BassHaruomi Hosono
DrumsYukihiro Takahashi
GuitarHaruomi Hosono
SynthesizerAkiko Yano
ViolinMasahiro Takekawa
VocalsAkiko Yano


3 きょうのわたくし

GuitarKenji Omura
PianoAkiko Yano
SynthesizerRyuichi Sakamoto
ClarinetYasuhiro Takamoto
VibraphoneAkiko Yano
VocalsAkiko Yano


4 Highland

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarKenji Omura
Acoustic GuitarChuei Yoshikawa
UkeleleChuei Yoshikawa
PianoAkiko Yano
SynthesizerRyuichi Sakamoto
StringsJoe Strings
PercussionKiyohiko Semba
ViolinMasahiro Takekawa
VocalsAkiko Yano


5 Simon Smith And The Amazing Dancing Bear

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsRichie Hayward
GuitarDean Parks
Electric PianoRyuichi Sakamoto
PianoBill Payne
SaxBrad Silwood
SaxJerry Jumonville
TromboneDick Hyde
TrumpetSteve Madaio
VocalsAkiko Yano
VocalsTatsuro Yamashita


6 ラーメンたべたい

BassHaruomi Hosono
DrumsYukihiro Takahashi
GuitarKenji Omura
SynthesizerRyuichi Sakamoto
PianoAkiko Yano
StringsJoe Strings
Background VocalsRyuichi Sakamoto
Background VocalsKeiichi Suzuki
Background VocalsPeter Barakan
VocalsAkiko Yano


7 素顔

DrumsYukihiro Takahashi
DrumsJun Aoyama
GuitarKenji Omura
Electric PianoRyuichi Sakamoto
PianoAkiko Yano
SynthesizerRyuichi Sakamoto
VocalsAkiko Yano


8 终りの季节

DrumsYukihiro Takahashi
GuitarHaruomi Hosono
KeyboardsHaruomi Hosono
KeyboardsAkiko Yano
PianoAkiko Yano
VocalsAkiko Yano


9 Greenfields

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarKenji Omura
Acoustic GuitarChuei Yoshikawa
PianoAkiko Yano
SynthesizerRyuichi Sakamoto
SaxMasatoshi Nakamura
TromboneShigeharu Mukai
TrumpetSusumu Kazuhara
StringsJoe Strings
PercussionMotoya Hamaguchi
Background VocalsTatsuro Yamashita
VocalsAkiko Yano


10 Assembly

DrumsRyuichi Sakamoto
GuitarKenji Omura
Electric PianoAkiko Yano
PianoAkiko Yano
SynthesizerRyuichi Sakamoto
ClarinetYasuhiro Takamoto
PercussionMotoya Hamaguchi
Background VocalsTaeko Ohnuki
Background VocalsFuta Yano
VocalsAkiko Yano

Liner Notes

Producer – Akiko Yano, Ryuichi Sakamoto
Producer (Executive) – Hiroshi Okura
Arranged By – Akiko Yano, Ryuichi Sakamoto
Engineer – Peggy McCreary, Terry Christian, Shinichi Tanaka
Mixed By – Ryuichi Sakamoto, Shinichi Tanaka
Tape Operator – Michio Nakakoshi, Stephen Shelton, Tchad Blake

Art Direction – Keisuke Nagatomo
Design – Takashi Momura
Photography By – Kishin Shinoyama

Copyright 1986 Midi Inc.