The Pillows

The Pillows | ザ・ピロウズ | ざぴろうず

Name in Japanese: ザ・ピロウズ, ざぴろうず

Years Active: 1989 - Present

Members: Sawao Yamanaka, Yoshiaki Manabe, Shin'ichiro Sato, Kenji Ueda

Despite the sleepy image their name might suggest, The Pillows have been relentlessly rocking for over 20 years, and handling many of the details of their careers themselves. The group formed in 1989, with Sawao Yamanaka on guitar and vocals, Shinichiro Sato on drums, Yoshiakai Manabe on guitar, and Kenji Ueda on bass. The Sato and Ueda rhythm team had previously played together in the popular rock band Kenzi & the Trips. After leaving that band, they drafted Yamanaka, who brought strong songwriting...

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