Freedom Is Frightening is a 1973 album by the Japanese percussionist, keyboardist and composer Stomu Yamash'ta and his band East Wind. It was recorded in August 1973 at Advision Studios (Gary Martin, engineer). The cover art was designed by Saul Bass.
- "Freedom Is Frightening"
- "Rolling Nun"
- "Pine On The Horizon"
- "Wind Words"
- Stomu Yamash'ta, Kit & Percussion
- Hisako Yamash'ta, Violin
- Hugh Hopper, Bass Guitar
- Gary Boyle, Electric & Acoustic Guitars
- Brian Gascoigne, Keyboards, Synthesizers, Vibraphone
- The Man Who Fell To Earth (a movie that includes Wind Words in its soundtrack, as well as tracks from other Yamash'ta albums).