YUKI – Träumerei (トロイメライ) (Single)


YUKI brings a single with the main theme song of the film “Cafe Funiculi Funicula.”

Release Date: September 19, 2018

Tracklist:

1.トロイメライ
2.かたまり

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3 stars

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Tomatsu Haruka – Try & Joy (Single)


“Try & Joy” is the 19th single released by Tomatsu Haruka.

Release Date: September 05, 2018

Tracklist:

1.TRY & JOY
2.グラデーション
3.TRY & JOY (Instrumental)

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3½ stars

Anna Takeuchi – at ONE (EP)


at ONE, the debut EP by Anna Takeuchi, might just be one of the best chill singer-songwriter records of the year.

Born in LA, raised in Kyoto, and influenced by the sounds of the 70’s and 80’s, Anna started writing songs from a young age, coming up with the EP’s opening track Ordinary days when she was 15.

Featuring 3 original tracks by the young up-and-comer, the EP also includes a cover of No Scrubs from TLC’s 1999 album FanMail.

Tracklist:

1.Ordinary days
2.ALRIGHT
3.TEL me
4.No Scrubs

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3½ stars

UNI.T – Begin with the End (끝을 아는 시작) (Mini Album)


Begin with the End (끝을 아는 시작) is the second and final mini-album by UNI.T. It will be released on September 18, 2018 with “I Mean” serving as the album’s title track.

The song “Begin with the End” and its music video were pre-released on September 15, 2018.

ZN will not participate in this album’s promotions due to her promotional activities in Japan with LABOUM.

Tracklist:

1.”I Mean (난말야)”
2.”Begin with the End (끝을 아는 시작)”
3.”Candy”
4.”Shine” (Bonus track)
5.”I Mean (난말야)” (Inst.)

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3½ stars

Sasaki Rico – 瞼の裏に映るもの (Album)


First album from highly anticipated voice artist / singer Takako Sasaki. Comes with paper sleeve newly illustrated by illustrator, Kazami.

Release Date: August 22, 2018

Tracklist:

1.海の底へ…
2.Imperfect
3.Recollections
4.寄り道
5.酩酊
6.今宵、永遠の誓いを
7.FLAMING
8.カサブタ
9.Walkin’ Walkin’
10.tell you, tell me
11.ミライドライブ
12.明日への風
13.Finale
14.ユメノアト

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3½ stars

Loura Lou – LOURA (Album)


Released: Aug 02, 2018

Tracklist :

01. 海市蜃樓 Mirage
02. Little Too Loud
03. 非類 Exception
04. 野生情人 Wonderlover
05. 好想他 Miss Him
06. 繾綣 Lingering
07. 態度 Attitude
08. 七嘴八舌 Gabble (feat. 性感的拖鞋 J-Sleeper)
09. 隱形刺青 Ink
10. Naughty Ball

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4 stars

Maiko Fujita – Horeuta (惚れ歌) (Album)


Horeuta is the first cover album featuring love songs released by Fujita Maiko.

Release Date: September 19, 2018

Tracklist:

01.SAY YES
02.もう恋なんてしない
03.PIECE OF MY WISH
04.揺れる想い
05.部屋とYシャツと私
06.One more time, One more chance
07.サウダージ
08.会いたい
09.シングル・アゲイン
10雪の華
11.手紙 ~愛するあなたへ~

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4 stars