Atsushi Matsuura

Atsushi Matsuura

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Atsushi Matsuura (May 10, 1968) is a Japanese guitarist born in Shiojiri City, Nagano Prefecture. He currently resides in the Philippines.

Early life

He attended primary school at the Manila Japanese School, an exclusive school for children of Japanese expatriates in the Philippines at that time. He went back to his home country for senior high. He transferred to the International School in Manila a year after, where he graduated in 1986. He again returned to Japan and attended Sophia University in Tokyo for college.

Music came naturally to Matsuura. His grandfather played violin and his mom, the piano. He took piano lessons at the age of 7, attending ELECTONE (Yamaha Electric Organ) classes until 11 years of age. Just a lesson away from course completion, he shifted his interest to guitars. At age 12, he would own his very first electric guitar. He stuck to playing the instrument even after taking drum lessons.

Career

In December 1988, he went back to the Philippines for vacation. Earlier that year, he released a solo album entitled "INCUBUS", which was distributed by Ivory Records. While doing some gigs in connection with the solo album, he was introduced to a band which had lost its founding guitarist Teddy Diaz, who was murdered.

In 1989, Atsushi would officially join The Dawn, one of the most popular local rock bands of that period, having spawned hits such as "Enveloped Ideas" and "I Stand With You".

He left the music scene from...
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