PROFILE

Ra:IN (ライン) Rock and Inspiration

Member:
PATA (guitar), michiaki (bass),
DIE (keyboards), Ryu (drums)

About Ra:IN:
2002年、X JAPAN のギタリストPATAと横浜が生んだ伝説のバンドTENSAW のベーシストmichiakiとドラマー向山テツの3名によってRa:IN を結成!
(バンド名、名付けの親はジョニー・ルイス&チャー、ゴールデン・カップスのルイズルイス加部)

2003年より日本国内、年間100本ライヴを敢行する。

On 2002, Ra:IN came to this world, by three musicians. Guitarist PATA, from X JAPAN, bassist michiaki from the legendary band TENSAW born in Yokohama, and drummer Tetsu Mukaiyama. ( Ra:IN was named by Louise Louis Kabe from the band Johnny Louis & Char / Golden Cups )
On year 2003, Ra:IN performed 100 live stages during that year in Japan.

1st アルバム『LINE』をリリース。

2004年から海外に目を向け、上海公演を皮切りに、台湾野外ロックフェスに出演、フランス・エリゼモンマルトル公演を行う。

Their first album " LINE " was then released. 2004, now they are on stage outside Japan, starting from the concert in Shanghai, participating in Taiwang Rock Festival, then the concert at ELYSEE MONTMARTRE in Paris.

またその後、フランスのJAPAN EXPOに2年連続出演する。

and following that, they were invited to perform at the JAPAN EXPO in France two years in a row.

2006年、2nd アルバム『Before The Siren』をリリース。
2007年、hide with Spread Beaver のキーボード奏者 DIEが加入!
DVD 『HARD RAIN & ROCKS LIVE 』をリリース。
北京野外ロックフェスに出演 (ナイン・インチ・ネイルズ、New York Dollsなどと共演)。

2008年、3rd アルバム『METAL BOX』をリリース。

2006, their second album " Before the Siren " was released.
2007, keyboard player DIE from hide with Spread Beaver joins Ra:IN !
DVD " HARD RAIN & ROCKS LIVE " was created and released.
Performed live at the Beijing Rock Festival, along with groups such as
Nine Inch Nails, New York Dolls.
2008, released their third album " METAL BOX ".

チェコ野外ロックフェス(アンダーワールド, プラシーボなどと共演) に出演、イタリア、スロベニア、ハンガリー、ポーランド、ロシア、 ドイツ、香港、など世界中でライヴを行ってきた彼等、2013年、ドラマー向山テツに替わり西田"Ryu"竜一が加入。
アメリカ・ダラスで行われたA-Konに出演。

2016年、 急遽、PATAの病気によって活動停止したものの、順調な回復により11月より活動再開!

Performed at the Czech Rock Festival, along with Underworld, Placebo and other musicians. Now they are touring around the world...on stage in Italy, Slovenia, Hungary, Poland, Russia, Germany, France and Hongkong.
2013, a new member joins Ra:IN, drummer Ryuichi "Ryu" Nishida, replacing Tetsu Mukaiyama.
Live stage at A-Kon held in Dallas, USA.
During 2016, postponed their activities due to an urgent treatment needed for PATA, but thanks to his recovery, Ra:IN was back by November !

2017年夏、横浜ベイホールにて行われる『YOKOHAMA SUMMER ROCK FES.』"Revolution Rocks 2017" にてRa:IN の結成15周年記念ライヴを行う。

2017, Ra:IN 15th Anniversary Live was held during the YOKOHAMA SUMMER ROCK FES.』 "Revolution Rocks 2017" , at Yokohama Bay Hall.

Discography

METAL BOX

『METAL BOX』
2008.4.9 Release
Danger Crue Records XNDC-10033 ¥3,150 (Tax in)
http://www.dangercrue.com/works/rain/index.html

01. METAL BOX
02. Puzzle
03. WITHIN YOU
04. Flying Plum
05. Thrillin' High
06. Freakout
07. Vistalite Boogie
08. Wish
09. Your Wonderland
10. Happy!
11. Ballroom In Spaceship

HARD RAIN & ROCKS LIVE

『HARD RAIN & ROCKS LIVE』
DVD 2007.7.9 Release
POSCA SUZOO26 (廃盤 Discontinued Product)

Live at SHIBUYA BOXX"Before The Siren Tour Final!"
2006/6/17

01. Free!
02. 海(KAI)
03. Cloudscape
04 Garden of Life
05. Indicator To The Future
06. Revival
07. Signal
08. Crying
09. Before The Siren

Live in Cafe Le PSYENCE"AT LAST hide Museum 2005"
2005/9/9

10. Your Sky
11. Under The Technopolis
12. On The Border

Bouns Tracks
13. Summer of Love (Live in Taiwan)
14. 海(KAI)"PV 2003"

BEFORE THE SIREN

『BEFORE THE SIREN』
2006.3.8 Release
Danger Crue Records DCCA-44 ¥2,800 (Tax in)
http://www.dangercrue.com/works/rain/index.html

01. Under The Technopolis
02. Crying!
03. Free
04. In The Mirror
05. Before The Siren (Of Warning Blows)
06. Signal
07. Summer of Love
08. Revival
09. Your Sky
10. Indicator To The Future

THE LINE

『The Line』
2003.11.1 Release
RADS-2001 (廃盤 Discontinued Product)

01. Ambush
02. Cloudscape
03. 海 (Kai)
04. Garden of Life
05. Survival
06. Horizon
07. Bombay's Boogie
08. Cry For You
09. 382
10. On The Border

The Border

『The Border』
Maxi Album 2003.4.1 Release
(廃盤 Discontinued Product)

01. 海 (Kai)
02. Ambush "Outtake version"
03. 海 (Kai) "Live version"