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Also known as X
Style Heavy Metal
Status Active
Formed In 1982
Country Japan
City Tateyama
Fans 644
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  • Yasuhiro "Sugizo" Sugihara

    Guitar, Violin

    [since 2008], Luna Sea, S.K.I.N, Sugizo

  • Yoshiki Hayashi

    Drums, Keyboard

    [1982-1997] [since 2007], Violet UK, ex-Dynamite, ex-Globe, ex-Noise, ex-S.K.I.N., ex-V2, ex-Yoshiki

  • Toshimitsu "Toshi" Deyama


    [1982-1997] [since 2007], Toshi, ex-Dynamite, ex-L.O.X., ex-Noise, ex-Toshi with T-Earth, ex-Toshimitsu Deyama

  • Hiroshi "Heath" Morie

    Bass, Back Vocals

    [1992-1997] [since 2007], ex-Paranoia, ex-Dope Headz, ex-Heath, ex-Lynx, ex-Media Youth, ex-Sweet Death

  • Tomoaki "Pata" Ishizuka

    Guitar, Back Vocals

    [1987-1997] [since 2007], Ra:IN, ex-Black Rose, ex-Dope Headz, ex-Judy, ex-P.A.F

Past members

  • Richard Fortus


    [2008], live member, Guns N' Roses, ex-Thin Lizzy (live), ex-Love Spit Love, ex-Pale Divine, ex-The Eyes

  • Taiji Sawada

    Bass, Back Vocals

    [1985] [1986-1992], died 17/07/2011 (suicide), ex-Dirty Trashroad, ex-Cloud Nine, ex-Loudness, ex-Dementia, ex-Kings, ex-Otokaze, ex-Trash, ex-TSP

  • Wes Borland


    [2008], live member, Black Light Burns, Limp Bizkit, ex-Big Dumb Face, ex-From First to Last, ex-Marilyn Manson (live)

  • Hideto "hide" Matsumoto

    Guitar, Back Vocals

    [1987-1997], died 02/05/1998, ex-Yokosuka Saver Tiger, ex-hide with Spread Beaver, ex-M*A*S*S*, ex-Zilch

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