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Yuya Maeta


In 1997, at the age of 14, he started playing drums, and at the same time he started playing in a band.

In 2008, at the age of 25, he passed an audition for "Blue Man Group in Tokyo" and started his professional career.

In 2014, he joined "KAMI BAND", a live support band for "BABYMETAL", and participated in the group's world tour, performing at solo live performances in the UK and USA, and appearing at large overseas festivals such as "HEAVY MONTREAL".

He also participated in the opening act performance of "LADY GAGA" with the same group and toured the U.S.

He joined the back band of MARTIN FRIEDMAN, the former guitarist of "MEGADEATH".

While providing mechanical and loud support, he also plays in his own band "KARI BAND", which includes Jazz, Fusion and Funk music, as well as jam sessions with various musicians.