Tomohiko Kira, Japanese guitarist and composer, Died at 56


Tomohiko Kira was born on December 6, 1959, and died on July 3, 2016.

He was a Japanese guitarist.

He led the band ZABADAK.

Kira also composed the original music for the 1988 cult horror film Evil Dead Trap and performed guitar on soundtracks of the role-playing video games Xenogears (1998) and Chrono Cross (1999), playing the opening and ending themes on the latter.

Tomohiko Kira later recorded an album with the singer of the ending theme from Chrono Cross, Noriko Mitose.

Tomohiko Kira passed away 56 years old.