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Akira Sakata

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Akira Sakata

Akira Sakata has been played on NTS in shows including Donna Leake, featured first on 2 May 2017. Songs played include Yarin'Age, Slit Of Cloud and Slit Of Cloud.

Akira Sakata (Japanese: 坂田明) was born in Kure-city, Hiroshima in 1945. Studied marine biology at Hiroshima university. In 1969 he formed a group Saibo-bunretsu (Cell fission) in Tokyo , and was also performing with various free-jazz musicians. He joined Yamashita Yosuke Trio from 1972 till 1979. In 1980 he formed his trio and its three month tour in Japan elicited a great public response. Its performance during this period was released as a live album POCHI.

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Yarin'Age
坂田明
Better Days1980
Yarin'Age
坂田明Better Days1980
Discogs
Slit Of Cloud
DJ Krush feat. Akira Sakata
Sony Music Entertainment (Canada) Inc.2004
Slit Of Cloud
DJ Krush feat. Akira SakataSony Music Entertainment (Canada) Inc.2004
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Slit Of Cloud
DJ Krush feat. Akira Sakata
Columbia2004
Slit Of Cloud
DJ Krush feat. Akira SakataColumbia2004
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