Japanese ambient and environmental sounds of Inoyama Land reissued on vinyl

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Produced by Yellow Magic Orchestra’s Haruomi Hosono.

Inoyama Land’s 1983 Danzindan​-​Pojidon LP is getting its first international vinyl release this March via WRWTFWW.

Read more: The meticulous design of Japanese environmental sounds

Makoto Inoue and Yasushi Yamashita’s Inoyama Land project was active in Japan’s environmental music scene, working with key figures including Takashi Sekiguchi and Hiroshi Yoshimura – with whom they developed the sound design for the International Stadium in Yokohama.

Originally released on Haruomi Hosono’s Yen Records imprint, the new vinyl-only release features liner notes by Makoto Inoue.

Danzindan​-​Pojidon follows Light In The Attic Records sub-label Empire of Signs’ release of Inoue and Yamashita’s later environmental compositions, Inoyama Land’s Commissions: 1977-2000.

Head here for more info in advance of Danzindan​-​Pojidon’s 6th March release, check out the artwork and tracklist below.

Tracklist:

1. Shüffer
2. Pokala
3. Glass Chaim
4. Pon
5. Wässer
6. Mizue
7. Collecting Net
8. Apple Star
9.Meine Reflexion
10. 8·31