The Carnabeats

The Carnabeats | ザ・カーナビーツ | ざ・かーなびーつ

Name in Japanese: ザ・カーナビーツ, ざ・かーなびーつ

Years Active: 1967 - 1969

Members: Ai Takano

The Carnabeats are one of the better known "group sounds" bands, known to foreigners largely for their Japanese language versions of Zombies hits. While they will perhaps forever be known as the "Japanese Zombies", the group had a string of hits beyond their covers, and the members cite The Who and The Lovin' Spoonful as other influences. The nucleus of the band, drummer Ai Takano, then just sixteen years old, and his slightly older guitarist friend Jiro Kitamura, first started...

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Modcineaste added the video " YouTube - お願いだから //ザ・カーナビーツ " in June, 2010.

Modcineaste added the video " YouTube - カーナビーツ解散前夜LIVE1969年"Communication Breakdown"&"恋の想い出箱"  " in January, 2010.

Modcineaste added the video " YouTube - Ai et Paul des CARNABEATS a Tokyo en 1969 カーナビーツ~アイ高野&ポール岡田 " in January, 2010.

Modcineaste added the group member "Ai Takano" in January, 2010.

Modcineaste added the video "ザ・カーナビーツ - 愛を探して" in July, 2009.

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