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Ten Plants 

Enter Ten Plants, a collaborative album involving a plethora reputable game music composers. Fans of the industry will no doubt recognize the prolific Nobuo Uematsu, Hitoshi Sakimoto, and Shinji Hosoe (to name a few). Obscure artists poke their heads into the compilation as well, such as the Thelonius Monkeys. Although unexpected, their pieces lock perfectly into place on the album and provide for a new experience, even to game music fanatics. The music itself encompasses a staggering scope, from folksy chants and enigmatic ambience to seamless electronica and upbeat, quirky vocals ala Katamari Damacy. This may imply a schizoid experience, but the opposite is actually true. Each track subtly weaves in an organic tone, creating a unifying theme throughout the compositions in spite of stylistic variance. Imagine, if you will, the rejuvenating smell of fresh vegetables as they line the rows of a garden (or the shelves of a local supermarket, for the urban folks). The songs themselves cultivate a similarly refreshing experience for the listener's earbuds. In the event of grim times or even a rainy day, Ten Plants will surely brighten the mood with its lovable aura.

- Kanji (July 19, 2007)

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Track list translation: Chudah's Corner and Game Music Revolution.
 Disc 1
Disc 1 Name Artist Type In-game location Time
1 Tokyo Life Miki Higashino     5:59
2 In the Garden of Sakura Trees Tsukasa Tawada     3:45
3 And Forget Tomorrow's Dream Nobuo Uematsu (Hiroyuki Ito)     6:33
4 Kurolera the Factory Chief Hitoshi Sakimoto     5:29
5 Moon on the Waves IV KENYU     7:43
6 Falling Falling ~ The Stars Hear the Flower's Song Toshiyuki Sasagawa     5:02
7 True Plant Shinji Hosoe     4:51
8 Karina - Hichimenahochi Thelonius Monkeys (The Sleepwalk)     2:26
9 Desolate Winds of Autumn Yuzo Koshiro     5:39
10 Ismael Hayat Jun Chiki Chikuma     15:08
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