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Loveman Plays Psychedelic Swing

(Studio Wee, SW208) (Japan) (CD)

  1. Re-boptism (8;14)
  2. Creole Love Call (13:21)
  3. Canon (7:03)
  4. Emergency! Walkin' (10:55)
  5. (a) Don't Say It (3:43) / (b) The Inflated Tear (11:25)
  6. Jelly Roll (3:59)
  7. The Look of Love (9:26)

Music by Yasuhiro Yoshigaki (1, 4), Duke Ellington (2), Charles Mingus (3, 6), Emergency! (5a), Rahsaan Roland Kirk (5b), and Burt Bacharach (7)

Yasuhiro Yoshigaki: drums, percussion
Yoshihide Otomo: guitar
Ryoichi Saito: guitar
Hiroaki Mizutani: bass

Recorded live at Buddy in Tokyo on March 20, 2002
Mixed at Real Time Sound in Tokyo on April 22 and 26, 2002
Engineered by Atsushi Tanaka
Mastered by Hiroshi Shiota
Illustration by Kazuo Miwa
Design and photography by Tomoo Maruono
Produced by Yasuhiro Yoshigaki and Hiroaki Wakiya
Includes liner notes by Yasuhiro Yoshigaki in Japanese and English (translation by Toshio Moriya and John Bryan)

Released July 2002