Name: Takahiro "Tak" Matsumoto Date of Birth: March 27, 1961
Blood Type: O
Place of Birth: Osaka, District of Toyonaka, Japan
Tak, the lead guitarist for B'z, made his professional guitar debut at the age of 20. He is the back bone of B'z where he produces and writes all of the music for B'z. He has written many other songs for other singers such as, Karou Nanase. At the begining he was the back guitarist for the band TM NETWORK (own as TMN). After going solo he picked up Koshi and started the saga of B'z in 1988. And fianlly a little footnote, his parents own a clothing store back home.