Drummer with the Japanese rock band L'Arc-en-Ciel who has been involved with many other musical projects, including Acid Android.
He grew up in Tokyo and started playing drums in high school, which made him to want to become a professional musician.
He released the single "My Heart Draws a Dream."
He grew up in Japan in the 1970s with his company worker father, kimono instructor mother, and younger sister.
He is a fan of drummer Tommy Lee.