Cymbals | シンバルズ | しんばるず

Name in Japanese: シンバルズ, しんばるず

Years Active: 1997 - 2003

The Cymbals are a perfect illustration of a band that looked good on paper but which didn't live up to its initial promise. Like Hermann H. & the Pacemakers, Clammbon and similar bands that emerged from the J-pop scene in the late '90s, the Cymbals were heavily influenced by mid-'60s British pop-rock and the pop culture of that era. According to Cymbals leader Reiji Okii, the music of the Who pre-"Tommy" set the sonic template for the Cymbals: bright, catchy and guitar-driven, without...

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Websites: Official Site (Japanese), Wikipedia (Japanese) add websites


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math added self as a fan of Cymbals in November, 2013.

grahambaster added self as a fan of Cymbals in September, 2012.

czar added the Katakana name "シンバルズ" in March, 2009.

czar added the Hiragana name "しんばるず" in March, 2009.

czar added Cymbals's activity start date as 1997 in March, 2009.

Artist page created by: Steve McClure

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