In 1993, started activities in Osaka as “SWINGING THE MARTIN”, but temporarily disbanded due to a musical disagreement. In 1994, he started working as the current CLASSIC CHIMES. A lot of genres such as Irish music and midget, and the content of poetry is also narrative, music that sounds like a movie.
Formed the predecessor band “SWING THE MARTIN” in 1990. The members have become a very unique band with bluegrass and Irish trad as the main axis, and have been attracting attention despite their careers in punk and jazz.
Dissolved in 1992, but reorganized as “CLASSIC CHIMES”. Activity became active around 1996, and the 1st album was announced in 1997. In 2000, he released a 2nd album and went on a national tour.
After suspending activities in 2001, one year later, the members changed and revived.