Yoshiki, one of Asia’s most influential artists and biggest rock icon, is proud to announce the release of his new classical album Yoshiki Classical. Set for an August 27th digital release,Yoshiki Classical sees collaborations between Yoshiki and legendary Beatles producer Sir George Martin, the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the Tokyo City Philharmonic Symphony and the Quartet San Francisco. The end result is a beautiful symphonic collection driven by soaring strings, smart piano pieces and the melodic style of Yoshiki’s earlier work.
A prelude to the highly anticipated and long awaited new album from X Japan, Yoshiki has released a “first listen” of the opening composition “Miracle” (https://soundcloud.com/
Although known as the founder of Japan’s biggest rock band X Japan and credited as the catalyst for the flamboyant visual kei rock sub-genre, Yoshiki is a world-renowned classically trained multi-instrumentalist/
For more information on Yoshiki and Yoshiki Classical, please visit www.yoshiki.net and www.yoshikiclassical.com
Official album art:
Stream first listen for “Miracle:” https://soundcloud.com/
Yoshiki Classical teaser: http://www.youtube.com/watch?
Golden Globes theme song: http://www.goldenglobes.org/