Makoto had two albums on Quincy Jones’ Qwest label both which are reissued on KulTone/Qwest. A self titled “Makoto” and a second album called Nside. Nside has collaborations with lyricist, vocal arranger, and songwriter Siedah Garrett, (Man in the Mirror). This album leans to the R&B side of Makoto's vision. His third album is released on KulTone Records and is called Spirit of the Islands. It features the drumming of Eric Gravatt (Weather Report, McCoy Tyner). This instrumental album showcases Makoto’s skills as a composer as well as a producer. It features compositions that are inspired by island music and take you from the blues, funk, to Cabo Verde, Mali, and beyond.
Makoto Horiuchi Discography Tracks
|Makoto Horiuchi||Makoto (Album)||Qwest Records, Qwest Records||US||1984||Sell This Version|
|9 25301-1, 1-25301||Makoto*||Nside (LP, Album)||Qwest Records, Qwest Records||9 25301-1, 1-25301||US||1985||Sell This Version|
|KLT601||Makoto Horiuchi||Spirit of the Island (CD, Album)||KulTone Records||KLT601||US||2015||Sell This Version|
Singles & EPs
|Makoto*||Rich Man Poor Man (Single)||Qwest Records||US||1985||Sell This Version|