This show was 31st in the global folk chart and 73rd in the global world chart.
Sachiko Kanenobu is about to have her classic album from 1972, Misora, re-released by US label Light in the Attic. 20 years ago she was in Japan to play some concerts as her album Sachiko was released. On 1st May 1999, She was my guest on Far East Radio, with an interview in both Japanese and English and playing tracks from that album. Plus other songs from Misora and other classic tunes from the early-mid 1970s by the artists Eiichi Ohtaki, Minako Yoshida, Chu Kosaka, Ryo Kagawa, Keiichi Suzuki & Moonriders, Masashi Sada and Kaguyahime, including some from the original vinyl. Full track listing http://www.farsidemusic.com/radio/120619_tracks.html