Prānā* ‎– Cyclone

Matsuri Productions ‎– MPCD1
CD, Album

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1 Prānā* Miko (Prologue)
Producer – Prānā*Voice – Danielle BuntmanWritten-By – Andy Guthrie
2 Prānā* Kiba 7:29
3 Prānā* Indigo (Remix) 8:45
4 Prānā* Scarab 7:26
5 Prānā* Message For Eastedge (Trance Express Mix) 6:25
6 Prānā* Starchild 7:29
7 Prānā* Mōretsu (Indigo And Baraka Mix) 7:43
8 Prānā* Future Space Travellers
Engineer – AlfonsProducer – Prānā*Written-By – Athena
9 Prānā* The Earth
Written-By, Producer – Avi*, Marko*, Ofer*
10 Taiyo Taiyō 7:52



Tracks 1 to 4, 6, 7, 10 recorded at Kiba Studio (London)
Track 5 recorded at Chocolate Factory (Soho, London)
Track 8 recorded at Electronic Dream Planet Studio (Gothenburg, Sweden)
Track 9 recorded at Indoor Studio (Tel-Aviv, Israel)

Track 3 licenced from Inter 1 Records (U.K.)
Track 5 licenced from Celtic Records (U.K.)
Track 10 licenced from Step 2 House Records (France)

Note for photographs: "Live in Paris, October '94"

Track 10 originally released under the artist name Taiyo but this is not specifically stated on the Cyclone releases.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5029684120328
  • Matrix / Runout: DAMONT MPCD 001 CDM01

Other Versions (5 of 8) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MPTCD-03 Prānā* Cyclone(CD, Album) Matsuri Productions Tokyo MPTCD-03 Japan 1996 Sell This Version
MPLP 1 Prana Cyclone (2xLP, Album, W/Lbl) Matsuri Productions MPLP 1 UK 1996 Sell This Version
MPLP 1 Prānā* Cyclone(2xLP, Album) Matsuri Productions MPLP 1 UK 1996 Sell This Version
MPCD1 Prānā* Cyclone(CD, Album) Matsuri Productions MPCD1 UK 1996 Sell This Version
SPV-D 0702 Prānā* Cyclone(CD, Album) SPV Poland SPV-D 0702 Poland 2000 Sell This Version


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August 10, 2016
super boring ... pfff what a waste of time ...


August 14, 2013
edited over 4 years ago

Yes :)


January 16, 2011
If there's one first album from an oldschool master which could never make it as a favourite of mine and which I will probably never file under "essential" or "classic" then it's Prana's debut. Sad, I don't know why, especially when I remember that this album contains one of my favourite tracks ever, Scarab.

This album is a collection of previously released singles and EP's, only track 9 seems to appear first on here. I think when it was released this album already sounded dated which is no wonder when considering that some tracks are from 1994. Production is also not top-class, even when making allowance for when the material was originally released.

The total opposite of what I said above goes for his second album, Geomantik.


January 20, 2008
This record could have been a masterpiece, unfortunately promising high moments lead to a rather boring result...We get in it and we get out it all in a sudden in search of a missing link between the atmospheres...Too many breaks inside the tracks make lose momentum.. Maybe too rich, too ambitious... In spite of all, must be listened to for this typical taste of the sound of the years 95/96 echoed by pieces like "Kiba" and "Taiyo"...


May 27, 2006
edited over 11 years ago

As infatuated with midnineties Goa as I am, there are albums from this period that doesn't really grab me. Cyclone belongs to this category, I'm afraid. It has its moments, no doubt, but over all seems a little out of focus. It's head on psychedelia too fast for both my feet & mind. Except, perhaps, for closing track Taiyo, where everything seems more focused.

Still, I will leave open the option, that put on at the right hour of nostalgia, more than just Taiyo could make me give the old bones a good shake. It may not have aged with grace, but it sure carries memories from the days.