In 2011, Matsumoto Takahiro made Japanese music history by winning a Grammy award for his instrumental album Take Your Pick
(co-performer with Larry Carlton). Now, the B'z guitarist is finally releasing his long-awaited follow-up album Strings of My Soul
. The album features 13 new tracks of Matsumoto's soulful guitar sounds (on both electric and acoustic guitars), including Live Life
, a cover of Sukiyaki
(featuring Take Your Pick
partner Larry Carlton), and My Favourite Things
First Press Edition comes with a bonus DVD containing music videos and rare live footage.