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Sachiko Kanenobu

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Sachiko Kanenobu

Sachiko Kanenobu has been played on NTS shows including Time Is Away, with Look Up, The Sky Is Beautiful first played on 21 March 2016.

Sachiko Kanenobu (aka Japanese: 金延幸子 and かねのぶさちこ), is generally acknowledged as Japan’s first female singer-songwriter.

Discovered as an precocious 18 year old (in Osaka, Japan), Sachiko was signed in 1968 to Japan’s first ever independent record company, URC (Underground Record Club), who changed Japan’s musical landscape irrevocably, in the late 60s and early 70s, with artists including: はっぴいえんど, Folk Crusaders and 遠藤賢司. She was the only female artist, on this era-defining label. The fact that, as a female, Sachiko wrote and…

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Misora (Look Up, The Sky Is Beautiful)
Sachiko Kanenobu
Chapter Music2006
Misora (Look Up, The Sky Is Beautiful)
Sachiko KanenobuChapter Music2006
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Anata Kara Toku E (Far Away From You)
Sachiko Kanenobu
Chapter Music2006
Anata Kara Toku E (Far Away From You)
Sachiko KanenobuChapter Music2006
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Blue Fish
Sachiko Kanenobu
Guerssen2008
Blue Fish
Sachiko KanenobuGuerssen2008
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Look Up, The Sky Is Beautiful
Sachiko Kanenobu
Guerssen2008
Look Up, The Sky Is Beautiful
Sachiko KanenobuGuerssen2008
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