Ryuichi Sakamoto – Bibo No Aozora (1996)

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The closing scene of the Alejandro González Iñárritu’s movie Babel features the sound of Ryuichi Sakamoto’s ‘Bibo no Aozora’. This hauntingly beautiful instrumental is a world apart from Sakamoto’s early work with electronica pioneers Yellow Magic Orchestra. The Magic Numbers would borrow heavily from this piece for their song ‘The Pulse’ in 2010.

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2 thoughts on “Ryuichi Sakamoto – Bibo No Aozora (1996)

  1. DJ PJ says:

    I don’t have the attention span long enough to listen to this all the way through but fast forwarded from 2 mins to 6 mins and there was a bit of a change. Will listent to the middle bit another time

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