Arise, the ninth of the Super Sentai, the blitzkrieg team, Changeman.
One of the most action packed Sentai series as I recalled from my happy toddlerhood. And more so because it was themed around military; and I wanted to be a soldier.
I didn’t have the toy of Change Robot, but I had the Change Pegasus (now without his left arm).
The box is still there now. Fist bump, mom.
This Nippon Columbia LP was released in 1985, and it was a stereo one.
Fortunately enough, this one was a BGM LP, so it only had two vocal songs out of the evenly divided twenty tracks.
Not that I had any grudge against Kage, but every song was better without him.
Even my wife repeated the whole side-2 because she liked it.
Dance-able she said.
I’ll take that.
There’s another Changeman LP, which unfortunately was a hit song LP, full of Kage. Dammit.
It will be our source of future pain, hang in there.
Will you be asleep before side-1 ends? No, I felt the compositions were placed meticulously to build up the mood.
Here, a sample of the first track of side-2;