Japanese musician who rose to fame as the lead guitarist of the Osaka based rock outfit Kana-Boon. With the band he is best known for the single "Full Drive" which hit the number six position on Japan's Oricon Singles Chart.
He joined Kana-Boon in 2008 and the band made their debut in 2013.
He wrote several songs that were licensed for the anime franchise Naruto.
He is from Japan.
He and fellow guitarist Toru Yamashita were both born in Japan.