Thee Michelle Gun Elephant (often abbreviated to TMGE) was a Japanese garage rock band formed in 1991. The band was formed in 1991, while Chiba, Ueno, and Kuhara were students at Tokyo's Meiji Gakuin University. They later drew influence from The Roosters. Their unusual name originated when a friend mispronounced the title of an early jam session recording; featuring cover songs of Thee Headcoats (one of the band's main influences) and from The Damned's album, Machine Gun Etiquette.
Band Name Thee Michelle Gun Elephant. Album Name Casanova Snake. Data de aparición 01 Marzo 2000. Estilo MusicalGarage Rock. Miembros poseen este álbum2. 1. Dead Star End. 2. Cobra.
Arranged By – Thee Michelle Gun Elephant. Bass – Koji Ueno (3). Directed By – Yoshinori Watanabe (2). Drums – Kazuyuki Kuhara. Engineer – Shuji Yamaguchi. Engineer – Takehiro Uchikawa. Executive Producer – Mitsunori Kadoike, Tomonori Satoh. Thee Michelle Gun Elephant. Casanova Snake (CD, Album, Dig).
THEE MICHELLE GUN ELEPHANT (also known as TMGE or in Japanese: ミッシェル・ガン・エレファント) was a garage rock band formed in Tokyo, Japan. Its music is known for the loud guitars of Abe Futoshi and lead singer Chiba Yusuke's loud, gravelly yet melodious vocals. Other members of the band include Kuhara Kazuyuki (drums) and Ueno Koji (bass). The band was formed in 1991, while the band members were students at Tokyo's Meiji Gakuin University.
Thee Michelle Gun Elephant chronology. Casanova Snake (1999)Casanova Snake1999. Rodeo Tandem Beat Specter (2001)Rodeo Tandem Beat Specter2001. Collection is an album by Thee Michelle Gun Elephant, released in 2001. This release was for North America only. Around the same time, in Japan, the band released 'TMGE 106', which contained similar (although not identical) tracks. Pinhead Cramberry Dance".
Thee michelle gun elephant. по названию по исполнителю. Thee Michelle Gun Elephant – flash silver bus. 5:46. Thee Michelle Gun Elephant –. 4:14. Thee Michelle Gun Elephant – sl(thr)ow. Thee Michelle Gun Elephant – Blue Nylon Shirts (Frrom Bathroom). Thee Michelle Gun Elephant – Boogie (Aoi Haru). 3:18. Thee Michelle Gun Elephant – Baby Stardust. Thee Michelle Gun Elephant – Velvet. 5:36. Thee Michelle Gun Elephant – Akage no Kelly. Thee Michelle Gun Elephant – Russian Huskey.
Tracklist: Dead Star End 00:00 Cobra 3:37 Young Jaguar 08:34 Plasma Dive 11:45 Revolver Junkies 14:47 Dust Bunny Ride On 19:12 Hadaka No Taiyou 22:08 Rhapsody 25:54 Yoake No Boogie 29:57 Silk 33:57 Pinhead Cramberry Dance 38:31 Angie Motel 43:08 GT400 46:13 Pistol Disco 50:29 DROP 53:28. Lyrics : Yusuke Chiba Music : Thee Michelle Gun Elephant All rights go to Nippon Columbia, Island/Universal Music 2000.
Initially, Thee Michelle Gun Elephant's sound was derived from British punk and blues. The band recorded their first EP, Wonder Style, in 1995. Not a band to waste time, Thee Michelle Gun Elephant kicked out the jams on their second full-length, High Time, in November of 1996. The album smashed onto the Japanese charts at number 13, and the band immediately hit the road for a 21-date, sold-out tour across Japan . Thee Michelle Gun Elephant's fifth album, Casanova Snake, soon followed in Japan and due to the overwhelming impact of Gear Blues in America, Collection, a compilation of the band's best work, was released in 2001.