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Mephistopheles

Country of origin:
Japan
Location:
Tokyo
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1982
Genre:
Thrash/Heavy Metal
Lyrical themes:
Mythology, Fantasy
Current label:
King Records
Years active:
1982-1987, 1999-present
Compilation appearance(s):
- "You Keep on Trying" on Heavy Metal Force III (Explosion, Lp, 1985) (misprinted as "You Keep on Driving")

In their very first year of activity Mephistopheles took part in Yamaha's MidLand '82 band battle competition, though they didn't win a prize. They performed two songs, "Deserter" and "Dark Friend".
Current
Kazuhiro "Rob" Umehara Vocals (1982-1987, 1999-present)
See also: Eraserhead, ex-魚雷
Junichi Sato Drums (1999-present)
See also: Spinalcord, ex-Concerto Moon, ex-Galneryus, ex-Atlantis, ex-Roxcy, ex-Teru's Symphonia
Tadashi Kajiya Guitars (1999-present)
See also: ex-Power of Emotion, ex-The Hammered, ex-Versus, ex-The Super Sonic Soldier Boys
HIRO Guitars (2016-present)
See also: Acid Black Cherry, Creature Creature, La'cryma Christi, Libraian
Hibiki Bass (2017-present)
See also: Alhambra, Hibiki, Saber Tiger, Light Bringer, Nogod (live), ex-Mardelas, ex-Silex, ex-Dragon Guardian (live), ex-Nova-Era, ex-Brave Heartz (live), ex-Mahatma (live)
Past
Jiro Yoshino Bass
Hikaru Utaka Bass
See also: ex-魚雷, ex-X Japan, ex-Rommel, ex-Atlantis, ex-Coat of Arms
Tetsu Kikuchi Drums
See also: D'erlanger, ex-Yokosuka Saver Tiger, ex-Body, ex-Craze, ex-Zi:Kill
Masahiko Ikeda Drums
Fumiyoshi Amano Drums
See also: ex-魚雷
Hikaru Sawai Guitars
See also: 成田☆一家
Kyoji Kudoh Guitars
Orion Guitars (2007-?)
See also: Madam Rey, Xenoscrayde (live), Neo Lucifer, ex-Armeria, ex-Lucifer
Takahiro Ikeda Bass (2009-?), Guitars (2014-?)
See also: La'cryma Christi, Lion Code, ex-Dragon, ex-Gusty Bombs
Current (Live)
Hibiki Bass
See also: Alhambra, Hibiki, Saber Tiger, Light Bringer, Nogod (live), ex-Mardelas, ex-Silex, ex-Dragon Guardian (live), ex-Nova-Era, ex-Brave Heartz (live), ex-Mahatma (live)
Past (Live)
Angel Drums (2016-?)
See also: ex-Power of Emotion, Guerrilla Gang, ex-Big Bad Bill, ex-Burglar
Kazuhiro "Rob" Umehara Vocals (1982-1987, 1999-present)
See also: Eraserhead, ex-魚雷
Junichi Sato Drums (1999-present)
See also: Spinalcord, ex-Concerto Moon, ex-Galneryus, ex-Atlantis, ex-Roxcy, ex-Teru's Symphonia
Tadashi Kajiya Guitars (1999-present)
See also: ex-Power of Emotion, ex-The Hammered, ex-Versus, ex-The Super Sonic Soldier Boys
HIRO Guitars (2016-present)
See also: Acid Black Cherry, Creature Creature, La'cryma Christi, Libraian
Hibiki Bass (2017-present)
See also: Alhambra, Hibiki, Saber Tiger, Light Bringer, Nogod (live), ex-Mardelas, ex-Silex, ex-Dragon Guardian (live), ex-Nova-Era, ex-Brave Heartz (live), ex-Mahatma (live)
Jiro Yoshino Bass
Hikaru Utaka Bass
See also: ex-魚雷, ex-X Japan, ex-Rommel, ex-Atlantis, ex-Coat of Arms
Tetsu Kikuchi Drums
See also: D'erlanger, ex-Yokosuka Saver Tiger, ex-Body, ex-Craze, ex-Zi:Kill
Masahiko Ikeda Drums
Fumiyoshi Amano Drums
See also: ex-魚雷
Hikaru Sawai Guitars
See also: 成田☆一家
Kyoji Kudoh Guitars
Orion Guitars (2007-?)
See also: Madam Rey, Xenoscrayde (live), Neo Lucifer, ex-Armeria, ex-Lucifer
Takahiro Ikeda Bass (2009-?), Guitars (2014-?)
See also: La'cryma Christi, Lion Code, ex-Dragon, ex-Gusty Bombs
Current
Hibiki Bass
See also: Alhambra, Hibiki, Saber Tiger, Light Bringer, Nogod (live), ex-Mardelas, ex-Silex, ex-Dragon Guardian (live), ex-Nova-Era, ex-Brave Heartz (live), ex-Mahatma (live)
Past
Angel Drums (2016-?)
See also: ex-Power of Emotion, Guerrilla Gang, ex-Big Bad Bill, ex-Burglar
Added by: Sodomatic_Slaughter Modified by: baldadeath
Added on: 2005-07-22 12:13:39 Last modified on: 2021-12-27 07:37:55