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flagamuffin  ·  369 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Anyone into '80s japanese city pop

yeah i mean who is surprised cgod shows up in a non-american music thread and demonstrates familiarity with the subject

i'll stump you eventually

cgod  ·  369 days ago  ·  link  ·  

My gateway to the genera was definitely Yellow Magic Orchestra. They are billed as the Japanese Kraftwerk, it was a road I had to travel when I heard about it. I find it pretty hit or miss as a genera but there are a few things that have really caught me.

I can't listen to this too many times.

zebra2  ·  368 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Yes! This melody was also referenced in a great Mac DeMarco track.