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Pizzicato Five

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Pizzicato Five

Pizzicato Five has been played on NTS shows including Haruomi Hosono/YMO Day, with Tokyo Mon Amour (Discotique 96 Mix) first played on 22 April 2017.

Pizzicato Five (often nicknamed "P5") is a legendary Japanese group that formed in 1984. Arguably the first group to popularize shibuya-kei from underground circles, they also later on began experimenting with the style, with what some called an innovative genre all their own, blending traditional Japanese pop, alternative, soul, funk, jazz, ye-ye, acoustic folk, and early electronic music, among others. They are also perhaps best known to audiences in the west in their later incarnation as a duo of Nomiya…

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The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy Clubmix '87. Bitter End)
Pizzicato V
Non-Standard1987
The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy Clubmix '87. Bitter End)
Pizzicato VNon-Standard1987
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Boy Meets Girl
Pizzicato V
Non-Standard1987
Boy Meets Girl
Pizzicato VNon-Standard1987
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Baby Love Child
Pizzicato Five
Matador1994
Baby Love Child
Pizzicato FiveMatador1994
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Tokyo Mon Amour (Discotique 96 Mix)
Pizzicato Five
Triad1996
Tokyo Mon Amour (Discotique 96 Mix)
Pizzicato FiveTriad1996
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