COALTAR OF THE DEEPERS

Kanno, NARASAKI, Yoshio

COALTAR OF THE DEEPERS is a Japanese band that was formed in May 1991 by NARASAKI (aka NACKIE, Goro Watari...) (vocals, guitar, programming) [ex-RinjyuZange], KANNO (drums) [ex-DEMONS], and YOSHIO [KAWANAKA?] (bass).
Their genre of music is shoegaze-influenced but their style of music varies from genre to genre (i.e. metal, techno, and more).
COALTAR OF THE DEEPERS is currently NARASAKI, KANNO, and support members as of 2008.


SUPPORT MEMBERS:
[since 2008]
AKIRA Nakayama(guitar) [from Plastic Tree]
KOJI Hosaka (guitar) [ex-Cocobatand ex-SHELLSHOCK]
WATCHMAN (synth) [from Sadesper Record & ex-Melt-Banana]
KENJIRO (aka Kenjiraw) MURAI (bass) [ex-cali gari, ex-SEX MACHINEGUNS, CYCLE, PSG]


[since ????]
MAKIKO (chorus)


FORMER MEMBERS:
watanabe (vocals) (left 1991)
takatori (guitar) (left 1992)
fifi [vocals, guitar] (left 1995)
negishi (guitar) (left 1995)
nagasawa (bass) (left 1995)
KOJI (guitar) (left 1998, returned 2002) nori (guitar) (left 1996)
fjtk (fujitaka)(guitar) (support 1997)
ICHIMAKI (guitar & vocal) (2001 NO THANK YOU album - left due to maternity leave) [BP.]
YOSHIO (KAWANAKA) (bass)(left 2007)



[MORE INFO]

COTD Wikipedia
COTD Japanese Wikipedia
NARASAKI Japanese Wikipedia
COTD Last.FM
COTD FujiTV
Entreaty


Yoshio, NARASAKI, Kanno


MISCELLANEOUS FACTS:
+ COTD did covers of Prince (When You Were Mine), The Cure (Killing an Arab), The Primitives (Earth Thing & Summer Rain), and My Bloody Valentine (Sue is Fine)
+ COTD contributed their song, h/s/k/s to the GREATFUL SOUND ~tribute to "BECK" CD and their songs were featured in BECK episode 16 [anime]



+ SADESPER RECORD - electronic side project with NARASAKI (aka GORO WATARI) and WATCHMAN
Their song, Torso, is in the Boogiepop Phantom OST [anime] [2000]
They did the soundtrack for はなまる幼稚園 (Hanamaru Youchien/Hanamaru Kindergarten) [anime] [2010]


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EXTERNALIZATION 1 - [1999] A Sort of Sound Track for U.F.O. - [2004]



+ 特撮 (TOKUSATSU) - NARASAKI is the guitarist [2000]
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Official Website

+ Astrobrite - NARASAKI (guitarist, co-producer, mastered) and WATCHMAN (drummer)
They contributed to the albums: Super Crush [2002], Pinkshinyultrablast [2005], Whitenoise Superstar [2007]

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Official MySpace
Scott Cortez's Official Website


+ ASYLUM - KANNO(drummer) and KOJI (guitarist) [2006]
Official MySpace
Official YouTube
Official Website

+ RUNAWAY BOYS - NARASAKI was in a side project band with KYO (D'ERLANGER), KANNO, Kenjiro Murai, and WATCHMAN.
They performed at BUCK-TICK's On Parade Festival [2007]









+ NARASAKI (aka Goro Watari) and 百々政幸 (Momo Masayuki) were known as qwerty
They provided the soundtrack for the movie Aquarian Age Saga II: Don't Forget Me... [anime] [2003]

+ NARASAKI provided the music for Paradise Kiss [anime] [2005]
+ NARASAKI produced the first and second opening theme song and OST music for Sayonara Zestubou Sensei working with Kenji Ohtsuki from Tokusatsu [2007]
+ NARASAKI is the guitarist and composer of the band 大槻ケンヂと絶望少女達 (Ostuki Kenji and the Zetsubou Girls) which is part of promoting the anime, Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei
They worked on the songs: 人として軸がぶれている, 空想ルンバ, 豚のご飯, かくれんぼか鬼ごっこよ, 林檎もぎれビーム!, きまぐれあくびちゃん, and 星の金貨山
Official Website
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+ NARASAKI and Otsuki Kenji contributed a song for the anime erogame, Star Mine Girl [anime (hentai) game] [2008]



+ NARASAKI provided some of the music for マスター・オブ・サンダー 決戦!! (Master of Thunder / Legend of Seven Monks) [movie] [2006]
+ NARASAKI produced the theme song for クラッシャーカズヨシ (CRUSHER KAZUYOSHI) [independent tokusatsu movie] [2006]
+ NARASAKI provided the music for スミレ16歳!! (Sumire 16!! / 16 year old Sumire!!) [2008]
+ NARASAKI provided the music for The Quiz Show [TV show] [2008]
+ NARASAKI and WATCHMAN worked on the music for バンカラ~友へ捧げる最後のエール [play] [2009?]
+ NARASAKI provided the music for 妄想姉妹~文學という名のもとに~ (Moso Shimai) [TV show] [2009]
+ NARASAKI provided the music for 深夜食堂 (Shinya Shokudo) [TV show] [2009]



+ NARASAKI produced and provided guitar for super creeps for KYO (D'ERLANGER)
+ NARASAKI composed 虎のプライド for 楽曲提供 (Akira Kushida)
+ NARASAKI produced おうちが火事だよ!ロマンポルシェ and 男は橋を使わない for ロマンポルシェ (porsche romance)
+ NARASAKI produced Metronome's album UNKNOWN
+ NARASAKI produced and provided guitar for トロイメライ and シロクロニクル for Plastic Tree
+ NARASAKI provided guitar for UNDYING LOVE, (HeroinE);, THE NIGHT FLUTTER, ALICE IN BROKEN WONDERLAND, BETTINA, CAMELLIA, HIGH DIVER and JULIET for function code ( );
+ NARASAKI provided guitar for TOYS!(scrambled mix) and SPOILS for 上杉昇 (Noboru Uesugi)
+ NARASAKI provided guitar for 月のキヲク ~lunatication~ for Re-in.Carnation
+ NARASAKI produced shion for MUCC
+ NARASAKI mastered HATE ALL for BACTERIA