Ryuichi Sakamoto – ‘Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence’

I think we need to cleanse the palate a little on this blog. There has been far too much angst, so relax and listen. Gin and tonics will shortly be served at the bar. And for any new readers who’ve popped along recently, feel free to say hello.

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Born in 1981, live in the UK. I write about strange things.


  1. That’s a beautiful song.

  2. The version with David Sylvian “Forbidden Colours”, from the Secrets of the Beehive album is a long-time favourite of mine. Cheers for the reminder.

  3. Karen: isn’t it?

    Hi Mats – I’m not familiar with that. I’ll have a listen on iTunes.