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Biography
Japanese loud rock band ZAMZA was formed in 2007 at full throttle! The name of the band derives from the main-character of Kafka's novel "The Metamorphosis", SAMSA, and they parodied the name to ZAMZA.

Members of the band, (Base) "Banshee Aliouxce" (Yoshihito Onda) and (Drums) "KOHTA" (Kohta Igarashi) are originally from a monster band called "JUDY AND MARY" which has made over 1 billion total sales! (Guitar) "Hiroki" (Hiroki Ito) and (Vocal) "ZINC WHITE" (Jinsei Tsuji) are from a band called ECHOES, which has released in 1989 after a legendary track "ZOO". Previously, the band was titled "ZAMZA N' BANSHEE." Banshee was originally an imaginary monster from Northern Europe, but the bass player, Onda, wanted to name the band after "Siouxsie & the Banshees", since he especially liked them.

The vocalist, Zinc White, is also a famous writer and a movie director in Japan. He has received the Akutagawa Prize and... read more
Author: ZAMZA / Sharley last update: 2010-09-17
General
ZAMZA

Status:  Indie - active
Period:  2008 - present
Genre:  rock / alternative

Member:
Vo : Zinc White
Gt : Hiroki
Ba : BANSHEE ALIOUXCE
Dr : KOHTA