Track: Madame George | Artist: Van Morrison | Album: Astral Weeks

Kotaku Soundtrack is a selection of the stuff we’re listening to at the moment.


Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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Sorry to spam, but a good buddy of mine put together this “unreleased” Van Morrison release. I did the ridiculous cover art.…

Aptly titled Contractual Obligations, I have taken the 31 “revenge songs” that Van Morrison recorded, organized them by musical key and lyrical theme, and edited the fragments together to create thirteen more-or-less complete songs and sequenced them into a semblance of an album.