RIP Yukihiro Takahashi

Yukihiro Takahashi, Pioneer of Electronic Pop Music, Dies at 70

“Mr. Takahashi and Yellow Magic Orchestra, which he founded in 1978 with the musicians Ryuichi Sakamoto and Haruomi Hosono, were often ranked alongside the German electronic group Kraftwerk as pioneers in electronic music and significant influences on emergent genres like hip-hop, New Wave and techno.”

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Our old heroes are going in numbers now :cry:

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