Name: 田原健一 [Tahara Kenichi]
Birthday: 1969.09.24
Birthplace: Fukuoka
Blood type: O
Height: 171 cm
Weight: 58 kg
Martial Status: Married
Position: Guitar and occassional backing vocals

Favorite things:
my blue guitar
travel stories
deep fried oysters
fine days

  • He is very quiet
  • Says about himself: "I'm somewhat poor at talking in public", and thus he really only talks for magazine interviews and radio programs
  • Because of his quietness the media is always asking "Is Mr. Tahara happy?"
  • Is a baseball junkie and played baseball in school until Sakurai asked him to join his band. He wasn't so sure so Sakurai said to him "Have the bat from tomorrow in the guitar and substitute it"
  • Can play the glockenspiel
  • Supervises the baseball team "JIMIKEN"
  • If Mr. Children isn't doing anything at the time he likes to be together with all of his family at home
  • Played the pianica in Arifureta Love Story ~Danjomondai ha Itsumo Mendou da~ and Tobe
  • Currently uses Gibson Chet Atkins Country Gentleman and Gibson's Les Paul Standard
  • Wrote a bunch of essays for "monthly KADOKAWA"
  • Is said to look like Hamada Isao of Downtown