Mono

Mono

Years Active: 1999 - Present

Members: Yasunori Takada, Tamaki Kunishi, Yoda, Takaakira Goto

Mono are a Tokyo- based instrumental post-rock band consisting of Takaakira "Taka" Goto on guitar, Yoda on guitar, Tamaki on bass, and Yasunori Takada on drums and occasional xylophone. The members cite as influences Beethoven, the Carpenters, Ennio Morricone, Kate Bush, Miles Davis, Nico, and Japanese classical composer Toru Takemitsu. Mono play a generally dark moody brand of dynamic guitar oriented music that frequently gets them compared to Mogwai, Godspeed You Black Emperor and...

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Websites: Official Site (English), Official Site (Japanese), Wikipedia (English), MySpace, Last.fm | add websites

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starktz added the video "Mono : Holy Ground, Live in NYC w/ The Wordless Music Orchestra (Part 7/8) - YouTube" in November, 2012.

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starktz added the video " Mono - Pure As Snow - YouTube " in May, 2012.

starktz added the video " Mono - Human Highway - YouTube " in May, 2012.

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