Posted by ES10 on 4/9/11
Teru of Versailles, he is known as the guitarist on Japanese Visual Kei band Versailles. along with Hizaki he performs a great guitar dueling sound on every of the versailles song. TERU is the youngest member of Versailles and also the last one to join the band.
He was supposed to be an official member since the beginning, but due to his obligations towards his former band Aikaryu he considered himself a support member until July 2007.
Like Jasmine You, TERU had already worked with HIZAKI as a member of HIZAKI grace project. Since early 2007 he has been designer at Sherow Artist Society as wait A minutes, creating artworks for Matenrou Opera, HIZAKI grace project and Versailles.
Stage name: TERU 輝
Nickname: Terukichi てるきち
Birthday: April 10th
Height: 170 cm
Weight: 48 kg
Shoe size: 26.5 cm
Clothing size: S
Source of inspiration: movies
Hobbies: guitar practice, home recording
Special skill: bunshin no jutsu
Pride: his low voice
Respected people: Chris Impellitteri, Dimebag Darrel, Michael Amott, Mick Harris, Shane Embury and his parents.
Dream: working with Impellitteri, appearing in Young Guitar Magazine
Bands: Rhapsody of Fire, Napalm Death, Angra, Pantera, Damageplan, Dimmu Borgir, Dream Theater, Arch Enemy, Slipknot, ...
Cigarettes: Marlboro MEDIUM
Brands: Vivienne Westwood
Mangas: Straberry 100%, JOJO'S BIZARRE ADVENTURE, CYBORGjiichan G, BASTARD!!, Utsurun desu, 3x3 EYES, AKIRA, Shounanbakusouzoku, Fist of the North Star
Magazines: Young Guitar Magazine, BURRN! Magazine
Videogames: Tetris, Super Mario Bros
Movies: anything with Robert de Niro (Heat, A Bronx Tale, Awakenings, Casino, Taxi Driver, ...)
Food: pilaf, Mc Donald's Bacon Lettuce Burger, Karamucho snacks, waffles (he hates onion)
Drinks: KOIWAI Milk & Coffee, DEKAVITA C, Tropicana juice, black lemon tea (he hates alcohol)
Here's Teru Equipment list
- Strat Type Guitar Black with Kanji stickers
- Strat Type Guitar Cherry Burst with EMG pickups
- ESP Jerk Teru Custom
- ESP Reindeer Teru Custom See Thru Black
- ESP Antelope Black
- Zoom G7.1UT
- Custom Audio Electronics Cables
- TC Electronic G Major
- Korg DTR-1 Rack Tuner
- EX-PRO Wireless System
- Furman Power Conditioner
- BOSS FC-50 Midi Foot Controller
- ENGL, Hughes & Kettner, Bogner, Brunetti, Mesa Boogie & Marshall Amps