January 1, 2011


THE COLLECTORS were formed by Hitsashi Kato (Vo) and Kotaro Furuichi(G), inspired by British Beat Rock and British Psyche Rock. They made a major label debut with an album “Boku ha Collector” in November 1987. In January 1991, they change the rhythm section members, and Makoto Ori(B) and Kosaku Abe (Dr)joined. Hisashi (Vo) and Kotaro(G)’s pod cast “Ikebukuro Kosaten 24 ji” went viral and chosen as the best 25 pod cast program in 2009, still on air as of today. ... Read More