Japanese guitarist most widely known as the rhythm guitarist for the rock music group X Japan. He’s also well-known for his use the side tasks NoB and Ra:IN. He’s self-taught and discovered to play acoustic guitar on the Fender Stratocaster. He became a member of his first music group in 1980. He’s the only person in X Japan who uses American devices. His actual name is usually Tomoaki Ishizuka. He’s longtime bandmates with bassist Hiroshi Morie in X Japan.