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Ryuichi Sakamoto: The Noise From Nippon

Mark Dery, Elle, September 1988

"I DON'T KNOW what I am," says Ryuichi Sakamoto. "I was born in Japan but I don't think I'm Japanese. To be a stranger — I like that attitude. I don't like nationalities and borders."

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