January 1, 2011

Asian Kung-Fu Generation

Asian Kung-Fu Generation was formed in 1996 by three members of the Kanto Gakuin University music circle: Masafumi Gotou (vocals and guitar), Takahiro Yamada (bass and vocals) and Kensuke Kita (guitar and vocals). Shortly after the trio got together they found a drummer, Ijichi Kiyoshi from the same music circle who, unlike the others, had prior experience playing in a band. The band played small venues for four years, building up experience, which led to the release of their... Read More