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Taku Sugimoto

Taku Sugimoto has been played on NTS shows including SKYAPNEA, with Marguerite first played on 10 October 2015.

Taku Sugimoto (杉本拓) is a Japanese guitarist.

He initially gained attention in the late 1990s for his restrained, melodic playing, unusual in the world of free improvisation. Critic Bruce Russell describes this era of Sugimoto's music by writing: "Sugimoto is perhaps the pre-eminent stylist on the guitar … He brings a golden glow to every session he partakes in, having abandoned amped up noise in favour of a much more introspective and calligraphic style of play."

Around 2002 his music became increasingly abstract, all but eliminating melody and featuring…

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Midnoon
Taku Sugimoto
hatNOIR1998
Midnoon
Taku SugimotohatNOIR1998
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Marguerite
Sugimoto Taku
Slub Music1996
Marguerite
Sugimoto TakuSlub Music1996
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Last Letter
Taku Sugimoto
Test, Creativeman Disc.1997
Last Letter
Taku SugimotoTest, Creativeman Disc.1997
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Guitar Amp II
Sugimoto Taku
Slub Music1996
Guitar Amp II
Sugimoto TakuSlub Music1996
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