Kurutta Taiyou

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Kurutta Taiyou
Studio album by Buck-Tick
Released February 21, 1991 (1991-02-21)
September 19, 2002 (2002-09-19) (digital remaster)
September 5, 2007 (2007-09-05) (remaster)
Recorded September 13 (13-09)-November 20, 1990 (1990-11-20) at Victor Studio in Tokyo
Genre Alternative rock, industrial rock, electronic rock
Length 54:06
Language Japanese, English
Label Victor
Producer Buck-Tick
Buck-Tick chronology
Aku no Hana
(1990)
Kurutta Taiyou
(1991)
Darker Than Darkness -Style 93-
(1993)
Singles from Kurutta Taiyou
  1. "Speed"
    Released: January 21, 1991 (1991-01-21)
  2. "M・A・D"
    Released: June 5, 1991 (1991-06-05)
  3. "Jupiter"
    Released: October 30, 1991 (1991-10-30)

Kurutta Taiyou (狂った太陽 "Lunatic Sun"?) is the sixth studio album by the Japanese rock band Buck-Tick. It was released on cassette and CD on February 21, 1991 through Victor Entertainment.[1] The album was digitally remastered and re-released on September 19, 2002, with two bonus tracks. It was remastered and re-released again on September 5, 2007. "M・A・D" and "Jupiter" were later re-recorded for the group's compilation album Koroshi no Shirabe: This Is Not Greatest Hits (1992). The album peaked at number two on the Oricon charts and has sold 320,000 copies worldwide.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All lyrics written by Atsushi Sakurai, except where noted, all music composed by Hisashi Imai, except where noted.

No. Title Length
1. "Speed" (スピード) 4:47
2. "Machine"   4:14
3. "My Funny Valentine"   4:37
4. "Henshin (Reborn)" (変身 (REBORN); music written by Hidehiko Hoshino) 4:18
5. "Angelfish" (エンジェル フィッシュ; music written by Hoshino) 4:26
6. "Jupiter" (music written by Hoshino) 4:39
7. "Sakura" (さくら) 6:17
8. "Brain, Whisper, Head, Hate Is Noise" (lyrics written by Imai) 5:53
9. "M・A・D"   4:34
10. "Chikashitsu no Melody" (地下室のメロディー) 4:05
11. "Taiyou ni Korosareta" (太陽ニ殺サレタ) 6:06
Total length:
54:06

Personnel[edit]

Additional performers

Production

  • Buck-Tick - producers
  • Osamu Takagi - executive producer
  • Hitoshi Hiruma - engineer, mixing
  • Yasuaki Shindoh; Makoto Kondoh; Shigetoshi Naitoh; Takashi Aonuma; Fumio Hasegawa; Hirohito Fujishima - assistant engineers
  • Higashi Ishida - art coordination
  • Ken Sakaguchi - cover art, graphic design
  • Atsushi Ueda - photography

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kurutta Taiyou". jame-world.com. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  2. ^ "Kurutta Taiyou review". Buck-Tick Zone.com. Retrieved 2012-01-28.