Benitokage

(Tokyo, Japan 72 – 78?)
also known as 紅蜥蜴, Miracle Voice, later known as Lizard (78 – 87)

 

Official Pre-79 Releases:

Benitokage

Sexus 7″ (AOS-6) recorded Oct 76, released 77
Tracks: Sexus, 白いドライブ

The Destroyer & Another Noise 7″ (Instant, AOS-22) released 77
Tracks: デストロイヤー, 黒い人形使い

 

Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Benitokage

Demos recorded summer 76
Tracks: Private Tone

Demos recorded * autumn 77, **Shibuya Yaneura, Feb 77, ***Dec 77
Tracks: Kuroi Ningyoh Tsukai*, Asakusa Ni Kaerou*, Sekusasu (Live)**, Kingdom***, New Life***

Demos recorded Aug 78
Tracks: Rock’in Doll, Leningrad Spy Band, Go! Go! Taxi, Rock Critic

Lizard

Chicken Shack, Fussa 25-3-78
Tracks: デストロイヤー, 甘い誘惑,, キツネつき, チャンス

Demos recorded live S-Ken Studio Ropponngi 27-10-78
Tracks: Robot Love, Rockin Doll, Nyanco Mania Rock, Kingdom Part I (Original Version), Kingdom Part II (Original Version), Interlude, Michengun Kid, Rock Clitic (Rock Mania No Fukushu Live Version), Sa Ka Na

Hitachi Lo-D Plaza, Yurakucho Nov 78
Tracks: 王国

Demos recorded 78 – 79 S-Ken Studio
Tracks: Rockin Doll, Rock Clitic (Rock Mania No Fukushu), Go!Go! Taxi, Sa Ka Na (Dub Version)

 

Further Information;

Line ups:

Benitokage
Katsumi Tsukamoto (gtr)
Kazuhiko Wakabayashi (bass)
Yohsuke Sugawara (gtr/keyb/voc)
Tsuneo Wakabayashi (drms)

Lizard
Katsumi Tsukamoto (gtr)
Kazuhiko Wakabayashi (bass)
Yohsuke Sugawara (gtr/keyb/voc)
Takashi Yoshimoto (drms)
Kohichiro Nakajima (keyb)