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Joe Yamanaka

Joe Yamanaka

Real/full name:
Akira Yamanaka / 山中 明
Age:
64 (born Sep 2nd, 1946)
R.I.P.:
Aug 7th, 2011
Died of:
Lung cancer
Place of origin:
Japan (Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture)
Gender:
Male

Biography

Joe Yamanaka is considered a very important and influential musician worldwide; he's also considerably renowned as an actor.

Born in Yokohama in 1946. During his childhood he lived in very poor conditions. He started his music career in 1966 with the beat band 4.9.1. and in 1969 he joined Flower Travellin' Band as lead singer, becoming a very important name in hard rock and early heavy ...

Trivia

Solo Discography:
1974 - JOE
1975 - The Times
1977 - 新しい世界へ - To the New World
1977 - 草帽歌
1978 - Joe
1978 - 武道館ライブ
1979 - Goin' Home
1980 - Joe '70s
1981 - 魂
...

4.9.1.

Vocals (1966-1969)

Flower Travellin' Band

Vocals, Harmonica (1969-1973, 2007-2011)

1970 切狂言 (Kirikyōgen) (Collaboration) Harmonica, Vocals
1970 Crash (Collaboration) Harmonica, Vocals
1970 Anywhere Harmonica, Vocals
1971 Map / Machine Gun Kelly (Split) Vocals
1971 Kamikaze / Heaven and Hell (Single) Vocals, Harmonica
1971 Satori Vocals, Harmonica
1971 Satori (Enlightenment) (Single) Vocals, Harmonica
1972 Made in Japan Vocals, Harmonica
1973 Make Up Vocals, Harmonica
1975 The Times (Compilation) Vocals, Percussion
2008 We Are Here Vocals, Harmonica
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Joe Yamanaka

Vocals (1974-2011)

The Wailers

Vocals (lead) (1982-1984)

Added by: DreadlockMocio Modified by: Gutterscream
Added on: 2013-10-26 16:42:09 Last modified on: 2017-10-31 03:22:35
 
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