Genres : Rock & Traditional Japanese music
Members : Isshi (一志) – Vocals, Akiya (楓弥) – Guitar, Shin (真) – Guitar, Nao (女雅) – Bass & Izumi (白水) – Drums. Was a five member Japanese rock band in the visual-kei scene. They formed in October of 1998 as CROW under the independent label. A little more than two years later the band signed with PS COMPANY, and in the process changed their name to Kagrra. At the end of 2003 Kagrra debuted as a major act with Columbia Music, adding the comma to their name. Kagrra, incorporated “wa” (和) into their music and visuals, creating a neo-japanesque image. They often wore kimono or other traditional Japanese clothing. After more than 10 years of activities together, Kagrra, announced on November 11th, 2010 that they would disband (though the members’ expressed to use the term “demise”) after their one-man tour finale on March 3rd, 2011 at Shibuya C.C.Lemon Hall. Their last studio album, Hyakki Kenran, was released on February 2nd.
Isshi (一志) was the vocalist of the Japanese rock band Kagrra,. After Kagrra,’s disbandment, Isshi started his new project called shiki∞project. On July 18th, 2011, Isshi was found dead in his home.