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五人一首

Country of origin:
Japan
Location:
Tokyo, Kanto
Status:
Unknown
Formed in:
1996
Genre:
Extreme Progressive Metal
Lyrical themes:
Japanese Literature
Last label:
Disk Union
Years active:
1996-?
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.
Last known
Masashi Momota Piano, Keyboards (1997-?)
Anoji Matsuoka Vocals, guitars (rhythm) (1997-?)
Fumio Takahashi Guitars (lead) (2002-?)
See also: ex-Seilane
Tetsuya Oyama Bass (2003-?)
Gaku Yamaguchi Drums (2006-?)
Past
Junichi Harashima Drums (1997-2005)
See also: Sigh, ex-Hellchild, ex-アイアイバンチ
Takeya Fujishiro Guitars (1997-2002)
Takehito Kukimoto Bass (1998-2001)
Yukihiro Matsuo Bass (2001-2003)
Masashi Momota Piano, Keyboards (1997-?)
Anoji Matsuoka Vocals, guitars (rhythm) (1997-?)
Fumio Takahashi Guitars (lead) (2002-?)
See also: ex-Seilane
Tetsuya Oyama Bass (2003-?)
Gaku Yamaguchi Drums (2006-?)
Junichi Harashima Drums (1997-2005)
See also: Sigh, ex-Hellchild, ex-アイアイバンチ
Takeya Fujishiro Guitars (1997-2002)
Takehito Kukimoto Bass (1998-2001)
Yukihiro Matsuo Bass (2001-2003)
Added by: Evenfiel Modified by: Perdition666
Added on: 2004-01-24 17:02:43 Last modified on: 2014-11-28 16:36:54
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