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五人一首

Country of origin:
Japan
Location:
Tokyo, Kantō
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1996
Genre:
Extreme Progressive Metal
Lyrical themes:
Japanese Literature
Current label:
Bang the Head Records
Years active:
1996-present
The band transliterates 五人一首 to Gonin-Ish, which is incorrect. It is translitrerated as Gonin-Isshu.

The name stems from 百人一首 (Hyakunin-Isshu), which is a Japanese classical anthology of 100 Japanese poems, made by 100 different poets.

Started off as an Anekdoten cover band.
Current
Masashi Momota Piano, Keyboards (1997-present)
Anoji Matsuoka Vocals, Guitars (rhythm) (1997-present)
Fumio Takahashi Guitars (lead) (2002-present)
See also: ex-Seilane
Tetsuya Oyama Bass (2003-present)
Gaku Yamaguchi Drums (2006-present)
Past
Junichi Harashima Drums (1997-2005)
See also: Sigh, ex-アイアイバンチ, ex-Hellchild
Takeya Fujishiro Guitars (1997-2002)
Takehito Kukimoto Bass (1998-2001)
Yukihiro Matsuo Bass (2001-2003)
Masashi Momota Piano, Keyboards (1997-present)
Anoji Matsuoka Vocals, Guitars (rhythm) (1997-present)
Fumio Takahashi Guitars (lead) (2002-present)
See also: ex-Seilane
Tetsuya Oyama Bass (2003-present)
Gaku Yamaguchi Drums (2006-present)
Junichi Harashima Drums (1997-2005)
See also: Sigh, ex-アイアイバンチ, ex-Hellchild
Takeya Fujishiro Guitars (1997-2002)
Takehito Kukimoto Bass (1998-2001)
Yukihiro Matsuo Bass (2001-2003)
Added by: Evenfiel Modified by: brad265
Added on: 2004-01-24 17:02:43 Last modified on: 2016-08-08 12:13:13