Category: TOKYO

MAX CARL – Circle [Yesterrock digitally remastered]

Requested ‘cos being related to the 38 Special remasters featured here, we have here another worthwhile Yesterrock remastered reissue; MAX CARL‘s “Circle“, a must have for AOR / Melodic Rock aficionados.This much sought after album finally is available for the first time on CD, remastered by Robert Papst (Dominoe) from the original Universal Music / Geffen master tapes. Formerly known...

JOJO – Jojo [YesterRock remaster +6]

One of the best reissues / remasters in YesterRock Records existence is without a doubt Germans’ JOJO self-titled album. For many years out of print this great AOR album was finally digitally remastered, including 6 juicy bonus tracks on this reissue. After the split of Tokyo (another fine band featured here on the blog) in 1985, leader Robby Musenbichler founded...

TOKYO – ST [Yesterrock remaster + 7]

TOKYO – ST [Yesterrock remaster + 7]

YesterRock Records has remastered all the 3 first ’80s albums by German AOR pioneers TOKYO, being their self-titled the band’s debut with a strong American Pomp AOR influences mixed with a classic European sound. This is the more hard to find from this reissue batch, out of print with few copies remaining on selected stores. Tokyo were founded in the...

TOKYO – San [Yesterrock remaster +5]

TOKYO – San [Yesterrock remaster +5]

As part of the YesterRock Records remastered reissue batch of TOKYO ’80s albums, “San” is the band’s third effort originally appeared in 1983. This is the first time the record is released on CD, including 5 bonus tracks. Featuring the great AOR-styled vocals of talented Klaus Luley and with mastermind Robby Musenbichler conducting the music (also handling some lead vocals...

TOKYO – One World

TOKYO – One World

After the successful response from the fans with the reissue of their ’80s material, German cult AOR outfit TOKYO returned with 4 out of the 5 original members (Klaus Luley, Robby Musenbichler, Ken Taylor & Lothar Krell) and this new album titled “One World“.Original drummer Fritz Matzka died in 1992 and has been replaced by Aaron Thier. While the band’s...

TOKYO – Fasten Seat Belts [Yesterrock remaster +5]

TOKYO – Fasten Seat Belts [Yesterrock remaster +5]

YesterRock Records has remastered all the 3 first ’80s albums by German AOR pioneers TOKYO, and their second effort, the awesomely titled “Fasten Seat Belts” is one of their best. Not only the title is good, the music is even better delivering some true consistent AOR Melodic Rock tunes in the best Euro Eighties fashion. Fans (like me) of the...

TOKYO – Back To The Fire (2012)

* We have been presenting here one of the most underrated acts from Europe since the beginning of the ’80s via their recent remastered catalog. The German / Austrian quintet TOKYO played classic Melodic Rock / AOR with prominent keyboards plus strong melodious guitars, and their songs are constructed around catchy choruses. Curiously, being a central European band their style...