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Ryuichi Sakamoto Goes Avant-Classical

Jim Sullivan, Boston Globe, The, 8 February 1998

THE LAST TIME I saw Ryuichi Sakamoto he was jumping about on the stage of the Paradise, tweaking and twiddling synthesizer knobs, wearing a Devo-esque, red pseudo-Chinese worker's uniform, and striking a pose as an annoying, in-your-face Japanese tourist by incessantly popping flash cubes at the crowd.

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