TOGAWA JUN UNIT – A PROMISE TO DREAM [YUME MIRU YAKUSOKU] (1985)

lyrics and music by HARUOMI HOSONO

Thematically distinct from much of Far Eastern Comfort Songs, this song feels much more at home on Tamahime-sama. Most likely, this is due to the synth edge on Hosono’s production and music, which is more out of place compared to “Untitled” or even “Half-Life.” 

Hosono has also produced a version of his own, with tighter (in my opinion) instrumentation. 

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