PHOTO PAGE TWO

THE REUNION

PHASE TWO - THE 1990s REFORMATION

Updated Nov 29 , 2014

Vodka Collins photo by Kishin Shinoyama, 1995

Left to right- "Monsieur" Kamayatsu, Alan Merrill, Hiroshi Oguchi, Mabo

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Vodka Collins first short reunion tour, playing shows using the secret band name Practice Of Silence, 1990.

  • Vodka Collins first reunion tour 1990
  • Vodka Collins first reunion tour-1990
  • Vodka Collins first reuinion tour- 1990

    Vodka Collins reunion proper 1995, with founding members Alan Merrill, Hiroshi Oguchi, Monsieur Kamayatsu and new bassist Masayoshi Kabe.

  • Vodka Collins "Chemical Reaction" CD/ photo by- Shinoyama Kishin
  • Vodka Collins Pink Soup promo - Tower records
  • NHK live radio one hour concert broadcast -1997
  • Chemical Reaction CD promotional flyer
  • Chemical Reaction CD promotional poster
  • Alan Merrill - Alfa Studio Chemical Reaction sessions
  • Alan Merrill & Hiroshi Oguchi, Nissin Power Station, Tokyo 1997
  • Pink Soup CD promotional flyer, Tower records
  • Vodka Collins rehearal at Bar Amrta, Tokyo
  • Vodka Collins Live in Osaka
  • Digital Monsieur ad for Seibu Dept. Store
  • Band dinner with manager Mr. Osaku, photo by Monsieur
  • Alan recording keyboards on "Pink Soup" 1997
  • Vodka Collins radio interview
  • Vodka Collins in pre-radio show reception room
  • Monsieur and Alan Merrill- after sound check at Toga Toga club Kyoto
  • Monsieur Kamayatsu and Alan Merrill in conference
  • Hiroshi Oguchi's wife, actress Kimie Shingyoji
  • Live Alan and Monsieur outdoors Vodka Collins, 1990s
  • Live club concert Hiroshi Oguchi and Alan Merrill Vodka Collins, 1990s
  • Live outdoors Alan of Vodka Collins, 1990s
  • Alan Merrill plays the clavinet part on "Pink Soup." Tokyo 1990s
  • Monsieur and Alan Merrill interview part 1, Guitar magazine May 5,1996
  • Monsieur and Alan Merrill interview part 2, Guitar magazine May 5,1996
  • Pink Soup album Tour of Japan 1997
  • One more - Pink Soup album Tour of Japan 1997
  • Mabo on the bass, live in Kobe
  • Alan and Monsieur on the guitars
  • Hiroshi Oguchi, Alan Merrill & Toshiaki Uchiumi (of the band Carol), Tokyo 2004
  • South of Japan, on tour, live outdoor show
  • South of Japan, on tour, live outdoor show
  • Vodka Collins late afternoon rehearsal 1990s
  • Vodka Collins tour of Japan 1998
  • Monsieur Kamayatsu live with Vodka Collins - 1990s
  • 1996 Alan Merrill promotes Chemical Reaction
  • Mabo, Hiroshi Oguchi, Alan Merrill relaxing after a show
  • Video capture -"Pink Soup" on Fuji TV
  • Vodka Collins Pink Soup poster 1996
  • Vodka Collins Pink Soup poster 1996
  • Vodka Collins Pink Soup poster 1996
  • Vodka Collins Pink Soup advert 1996
  • Vodka Collins live, Yokohama Blues Cafe 1996
  • Rare - Vodka Collins "Chemical Pink" CD sampler 1996
  • Vodka Collins Pink Soup Tower records promo 1997
  • Vodka Collins show Shimokitazawa, Tokyo 1997
  • One more Chemical Reaction promo poster
  • Break from guitar overdubs on "Boys Life" recording
  • Vodka Collins at the Nissin PowerStation 1997
  • Record Collector "Boys In The Band" review
  • October '04 issue of Strange Days magazine, Alan M.
  • 2004 new Vodka Collins CD "Boys In The Band"
  • Photo from the "Boys In The Band" CD sleeve
  • "Mabo" Masayoshi Kabe photo from the 2005 CD sleeve
  • Monsieur Kamayatsu "Boys In The Band" promo pic
  • Live Pink Soup tour photos, afternoon set
  • Live Pink Soup tour photos, sunset with the band
  • Strange Days magazine - Vodka Collins discography and review by Junichi Yamada (in Japanese)
  • 1996 Guitar Magazine interview Japan - 'Vodka Collins Monsieur and Alan' - May issue -page 1, -page 2-
  • 2009 Alan Merrill interview - 'Kansai Time Out' article by Brad Quinn (in English)- -page 1, -page 2-
  • 2009 Alan Merrill interview - 'Bar F Out' magazine 1996 article (in Japanese)- -page 1, -page 2,--page 3

  • Vodka Collins reunion video from Yokohama show 1997

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    Vodka Collins 1st reunion tour -Japan 1990-

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