As the King Street family continues to get ready to celebrate its double decade-long love of house music in 2014, they grace us with "Tokyo Calling (20 Years Essentials)", the latest installment in a series started back in 2001. "Tokyo calling" is an eclectic continental crossover compilation series where artists, producers and remixers from the east and west come together to blend sounds and styles, with the result being an awe-inspiring collection of seminal house music gems guaranteed to send shivers down your spine. Twenty choice cuts are included here from the creme de la creme: Chieko Kinbara, DJ Hiro, Masabumi Kikuchi, Hideo Kobayashi, Studiu Apartment, Joi Cardwell, Boyd Jarvis, Ananda Project, Kyoto Jazz Massive, Jephte Guillaume, AK, Sakura & Co., Orienta-Rhythm, Stephanie Cooke, Sean McCabe, Tomo Inoue, Satoshi Fumi, Mondo Grosso to name just a few...
Album Review: Various "Tokyo Calling (20 Years Essentials)" (KingStreet Records CD Promo)
- Written by Mike Fossati