BIGYUKI is a Japanese keyboardist and producer who goes beyond the definition of jazz. He released an EP last December for the first time in a while, and CHAI released a song he produced for them in February. Music critic Masaaki Hara asks the artist about where he’s at today.
How did Japanese artists from the 80s embrace Miles Davis’ venture into ‘proto-ambient’ music in the 70s? Music critic, Masaaki Hara unravels the thread that connects the two.